The 2017 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Women's U20 World Championship will be held in Cordoba and Boca del Rio, Mexico, from July 14 to July 23, 2017. A draw was held in Boca Del Rio, Mexico on Thursday, June 8 to split the 16 teams participating in the competition into four pools of four teams.
Drawing of Lots and Distribution of Teams
The 16 qualified countries were distributed into four pools.
- Organiser Mexico was in POOL A. Following the World Ranking published on 1st January 2017 by the FIVB, the best 7 ranked Teams qualified for the World Championship were seeded in order to have two teams per Pool. Qualified teams ranked in the first 7 positions of the FIVB World ranking were: Pool B: DOM; Pool C: BRA; Pool D: JPN; Pool D: ITA; Pool C: SRB; Pool B: PER; Pool A: RUS.
- 8 Teams were drawn as follows:
- 4 Transparent Cups with 4 Name Plates marked as follows and placed in front of the cups:
TEAMS (x2) - Cups 1-2
POOLS (x2) - Cups 3-4
- 8 Name Tags for those countries to be drawn (to be placed in the eggs or lots) marked with the country code as follows. Teams drawn were: ARG, USA, CUB, TUR, BUL, POL, CHN and EGY
Drawing of Lots Results