Germany’s handball team played against Russia in a draw and the Chance to qualify with the third victory at an early stage for the main round. After Wins over Korea and Brazil, the DHB did not allow selection against Russia on a 22:22 (12:10).
Germany took over already in the first half of the guide, and also went with a two-goal lead into the break. In the second round the Team had in the meantime four more goals than the opponent. After that, the players were in the final, increasingly negligent and failed on several occasions to goalkeeper Victor Kireev. In addition to the final man of superior Russian was a left winger Timur Dibirov, who scored eight goals for his Team.
the Best pitcher of the German captain Uwe gensheimer, who scored eight goals. With the last Chance of the game Germany had still by a free-throw, the opportunity to decide the game in his favour, but Steffen Fäth failed in the Russian Block.
With five points from three Games. the German Team after the draw against Russia in the two remaining matches, good chances to enter in the main round On Tuesday, the DHB plays a selection against France (20.30 clock, live Ticker SPIEGEL ONLINE, TV: ZDF), Thursday hits you on Serbia (18 clock, live Ticker SPIEGEL ONLINE, TV: The FIRST) .