England’s men have been drawn against Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina, while the women will face Greece and Norway in the first round of fixture for the 2019 European Championships.

They are set to start with a double-header home match in February 27, 2018, with the women facing Norway and the men Bosnia & Herzegovina, with further qualifiers scheduled for March, October and November next year.

Both the Leopards teams are in Stage B, with the top 18-ranked nations in Stage A. Both men and women fininshed second in their qualifying groups for this year’s championships in Luxembourg, with the men going on to finish in 25th position and the women in 23rd.