Where: Poland (7 cities, Katowice has the semifinals and final games)
When: August 30 - September 21
Competing: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, China, Cuba, Egypt, France, Germany, Finland, Iran, Italy, Korea, Mexico, Poland, Puerto Rico, Russia, Serbia, Tunisia, United States, Venezuela
More: Brazil is the defending champion from 2010.
Fun Fact: Katowice's Spodek arena was the largest sports venue in Poland until this year. It is named 'saucer', after its UFO resemblance.