Group Phase The twelve teams will be divided into two groups of six each. The first phase of the tournament will be played in a round robin format, with every team taking on its five opponents in its respective group. Final Phase The top four teams from each group will qualify for the Quarter-Finals, with Group A crossing Group B (A1-B4; A2-B3; A3-B2; A4-B1). The second phase of the tournament will be played in a knockout format from the Quarter-Finals to the Finals. The winners of the Quarter-Finals advance to the Semi-Finals, losers will play Classification Games for 5 - 8 Places. The Third-Place Game and the Final will be played on the last day of the tournament.