Victoria to host 2019 World Juniors

A formal announcement will be made live on at 1pm.

A fan waves a Canadian flag during the men's Olympic hockey action between Canada and Switzerland at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, B.C. Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010. The Vancouver Olympic Games, an event that for Canadians became much more than an athletic competition, has been voted the top Canadian news story of the year in the annual survey of newsrooms across the country by The Canadian Press. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Scott Gardner

Hockey Canada is set to announce that Victoria and Vancouver will be awarded the 2019 World Junior Championships.