The FIL is expected to announce the final list of participating teams and the game schedule for the World Championships in early February.

50 countries are expected the compete in the 2018 FIL World Lacrosse Championships, making this year's World Event the largest of all-time.

The games and Opening Ceremonies will start on Thursday, July 12th, and will run daily until Saturday, July 21st. All teams will play to a final ranking and will compete in a total of 7-9 matches over the 10-day Championships.