With the defection of Dominic Zwerger, only two players from the National League remain in Austria's selection for the upcoming World Championship, namely HC Lugano's Bernd Wolf and Lausanne HC's Benjamin Baumgartner. In addition, Oliver Achermann is also present. The 28-year-old forward is a member of HC La Chaux-de-Fonds.
HCAP's Dominic Zwerger unable to play for Austria in the Worlds
Due to an injury sustained in the last preparation game against Germany, the forward of the Biancoblù will have to return home.