The Draw for the four pools of six teams in the World Championship in 2017 in France (January 11th-29th) has be made Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 at the Hotel de Ville in Paris.
The 24 qualifying teams, including France, the defending champions and five times world champions, know their opponents for the first round, but also in which city the matches will take place (Paris, Nantes, Metz and Rouen) and at what time.
Group A : NANTES - PARC DES EXPOSITIONS - HALL XXL
Group B : METZ - ARENES DE METZ
Group C : ROUEN - KINDARENA
Group D : PARIS - ACCORHOTELS ARENA