When everyone thought that it’s gonna be a three-horse race for the Bundesliga this season, and that THW Kiel and Rhein-Neckar Loewen are going to be joined by SG Flensburg in the title hunt, the northernmost German handball club were unexpectedly defeated by TBV Lemgo with 22:27, and are now six points behind leaders THW Kiel, but with a game less. THW Kiel won against TuSEM Essen, while Rhein-Neckar Loewen had an incredibly easy job against Hannover-Burgdorf at home winning 39:28.
Round 26 scores: Wetzlar 27:28 Magdeburg, HBW Balingen 33:33 GWD Minden, HSV Hamburg 30:27 Neuhausen, THW Kiel 33:23 Essen, Lemgo 27:22 Flensburg, Melsungen 24:30 Fuchse Berlin, Lubbecke 24:34 Goppingen, RN Lowen 39:28 Hannover-Burgdorf
|9||Frisch Auf Göppingen||26:26|
|15||TSV GWD Minden||12:40|
|16||TV 1893 Neuhausen||11:41|