From 29 July to 8 August 2010, the Men’s 20 European Championship will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia with 16 teams comprised of players born on or after 1 January 1990. The tournament will be played in the two halls SH Pasienky and Sibamac Arena NTC in Bratislava.
Preliminary Round Groups
GROUP A (SH Pasienky): Iceland, Portugal, Slovakia, Israel
GROUP B (SH Pasienky): Denmark, France, Czech Republic, Serbia
GROUP C (Sibamac Arena): Germany, Spain, Russia, Finland
GROUP D (Sibamac Arena): Slovenia, Croatia, Sweden, Romania
After each team has played against all others within their group, the two top ranked teams from each group advance to the Main Round (playing for the places 1 to 8), the third and fourth ranked teams meet in the Intermediate Round (playing for the places 9 to 16).