Record winner THW Kiel takes the DHB Cup after his eleventh title at the Final Four. The team of trainer Alfred Gislason defeated the Fox Berlin with 24:22 (13:7) in the semi-finals and meets SC Magdeburg in the final game on Sunday (15:10 o’clock).
Best pitcher of the Kielers before 13.200 spectators in the sold-out Barclaycard arena in Hamburg were Domagoj Duvnjak and Niclas Ekberg with six hits each. In addition, THW goalkeeper convinced Niklas Landin with several parades. Among the foxes, national player Fabian Wiede met most frequently (6 goals). Kiel’s national player Hendrik Pekeler, after an unsportsmanlike foul, saw the Red Card (35.).
In the first semi-finals, the SCM had defeated the TSV Hannover-Burgdorf in a real handball crime with 30:29 (15:11). Christian O’Sullivan scored the victory for the Magdeburgers, who were able to win the trophy until 1996 and 2016, two seconds before the end. The Danish actor was Michael Damgaard with 15 hits.