Roller Derby World Cup

It’s finally here! The event we have been waiting all year for: the very first Blood & Thunder Roller Derby World Cup starts today in Toronto, Canada. Oh, how I wish I could be there to see it live but for those of us unable to hop on a plane, here is the bout schedule so you can watch all the action on DNN.

This is a link to the live coverage:

http://www.derbynewsnetwork.com/live/events/2011/12/blood_thunder_roller_derby_world_cup

The groups:

Group A

Canada
Brazil
Sweden
France

Group B

Germany
Australia
Finland

Group C

USA
New Zealand
Scotland

Group D

Argentina
Ireland
England

Today and tomorrow, each team will play the other teams in their bracket before going n to the elimination rounds on Saturday and Sunday.

The following bout schedule is based on local time in Toronto. If you are watching in the UK, the time there is 5 hours behind.

Thursday Dec 1st

5:00pm EST Team France v Team Canada
5:30pm EST Team Germany v Team Australia
6:15pm EST Team Argentina v Team Ireland
6:45pm EST Team USA v Team New Zealand
7:45pm EST Team Brasil v Team Sweden
8:00pm EST Team Australia v Team Finland
9:00pm EST Team USA A v Team USA B

Friday Dec 2nd

9:30am EST Team Ireland v Team England
10:00am EST Team Scotland v Team New Zealand
10:45am EST Team Canada v Team Sweden
11:15am EST Team Germany v Team Finland
12:00pm EST Team Brasil v Team France
12:30pm EST Team USA v Team Scotland
1:30pm EST Team Argentina v Team England
2:00pm EST Team Sweden v Team France
2:45pm EST Team Canada v Team Brasil
5:30pm EST Seed 4 v Seed 13
6:00pm EST Seed 5 v Seed 12
7:30pm EST Seed 6 v Seed 11
8:00pm EST Seed 7 v Seed 10

Saturday Dec 3rd

9:30am EST Seed 8 v Seed 9
10:00am EST Loser of game 1 v Loser of game 2
11:30am EST Winner of game 1 v Winner of game 2
11:30am EST To Be Announced v
1:00pm EST To Be Announced v
1:30pm EST Seed 1 v Winner of game 5
2:30pm EST Seed 3 v Winner of game 3
3:30pm EST Seed 2 v Winner of game 4
4:30pm EST To Be Announced v
5:30pm EST To Be Announced v
6:00pm EST To Be Announced v
7:00pm EST To Be Announced v

Sunday Dec 4th

10:30am EST To Be Announced v
11:00am EST To Be Announced v
12:30pm EST To Be Announced v
1:00pm EST To Be Announced v
2:30pm EST To Be Announced v
4:30pm EST To Be Announced v

Go Team England!!!!!!