Sixteen teams to compete at biggest women’s goalball event everThe 17th edition of the Malmo Ladies Intercup will be held from 6-8 May 05 May 2016
With 16 teams competing, the 17th edition of the Malmo Ladies Intercup will be the largest women’s goalball event in history when it takes place in Malmo, Sweden, from 6-8 May.
Brazil has been drawn in Group A along with Belgium, Ukraine and Finland. Reigning world champions the USA are placed in a tough-looking Group B together with current Paralympic champions Japan, Greece and Hungary.
Hosts Sweden will face Israel, Great Britain and Turkey in Group C, whilst Algeria are joined by Canada, Denmark and Russia in Group D.
The group-winners will advance to the semi-finals.
Last year, the USA claimed the Malmo Lady Intercup title following a 3-2 win over Turkey in the final. Japan picked up the bronze after defeating Russia 2-1.
For more information, visit Malmo Lady Intercup 2016 website.
Sport fans from around the world can now buy their Paralympic tickets for Rio 2016 from authorised ticket resellers (ATRs).
The IPC’s Global ATR is Jet Set Sports, and Rio 2016 tickets and packages can be purchased on the CoSport website.
Residents of Brazil can buy 2016 Paralympics tickets directly from the Rio 2016 website.