The host SC Magdeburg has secured the third place at the EHF Cup tournament, as last year. The team won the small finals in the German duel against the defunct title defender Fresh In the Open over 6500 fans in the Magdeburg Arena with 35:25 (16:15).
Best pitchers were Matthias Musche, Nemanja Zelenovic (both nine goals respectively) and Michael Damgaard with eight hits. In addition, Torwart defeated Jannick Green, who defended fourteen pitches. For Goths, Sebastian Heymann, Jacob Bagersted and Marcel Schiller were the most successful with each four goals.
For SCM, the dream of the “title at home” was ended early by 27:28 against Saint-Raphael from France, the title defender was overthrown in the semi-finals by the foxes from Berlin with 24:27. With rank three, the SCM has reached exactly the same ranking in the final tournament as 2017.