The first of two European Cup Playoffs will be played at the Heerenschuerli in Zurich, Switzerland this weekend. The winner of the tournament will clinch a spot for their federation in the 2013 A-Pool of the European Cups. The Montpellier Barracudas and the Bern Cardinals will play a best-of-three series. The Hoboken Pioneers as relegated team from the A-Pool in 2012 were the third team in the tourney, but decided to withdraw and therefore giving away the Belgian A-Pool spot.
Saturday, August 25:
15:00 Montpellier Barracudas – Bern Cardinals
Sunday, August 26:
12:00 Bern Cardinals – Montpellier Barracudas
TBA Montpellier Barracudas – Bern Cardinals (if necessary)