Borussia Dortmund’s handball crew clearly beat Bayer Leverkusen. Thuringer HC additionally gained the battle for the highest of the desk.
On Wednesday night, Dortmund’s ladies gained 35:27 (13:12) at Werkself on matchday 13.
The sport has been moved to Wednesday as Dortmund host French aspect ES Besançon Feminine of their Europa League Group A second leg on Sunday (Kick-off 14:00 at Hamm).
The Werkself immediately took a 4-0 lead 5 minutes later. They began the brand new yr after two stunning wins in Neckarsulm and Halle Neustadt. BVB, however, had been unexpectedly knocked out of the DHB Cup in Bensheim a number of days in the past.
BVB are higher after a sleepless begin
But as the sport wore on, the guests lastly took management of their lack of focus. At the identical time, their defensive assault improved increasingly, and the Westphalians tied the rating at 4-4 after 9 minutes and took an 8-5 lead 4 minutes later.
Bayer trailed by one purpose earlier than the break
But Bayer couldn’t eliminate the deficit. The crew managed to remain inside hanging distance, though coach Johan Petersson needed to work with out Marek Thomayer as he did on the weekend. Bayer reached 9:10 after 21 minutes. Before the break, the hosts managed to maintain a slim deficit – at 12:13 they went to the cabins.
Highlights at half-time: Of the seven yards (three for Bayer, 4 for BVB), solely a free kick from Dortmund backfield participant Frieda Rönning discovered its means into the web.
Borussia will go away after the switch
The most excellent participant of the complete sport, Dana Blackmann, made the following seven-meter throw – 9 minutes had been performed within the second half, and Dortmund now prolonged the result in 17:21. Coach Henk Groner’s crew confirmed their particular person degree, had been a bit extra dynamic and took benefit of their alternatives frequently, the gamers aimed greater than within the first half and had been profitable in doing so.
Thus, the sport of eight towards three went within the anticipated course. After 52 minutes, over 23:29, it ended with 27:35 for Leverkusen. Dana Blackmann was the highest scorer with ten targets for the guests, whereas Mariana Ferreira Lopez was Bayer’s prime scorer.
The Thuringian HC does not slip both
In the second sport of the night, Zveites Thüringer HS had huge issues with HSG Bensheim (ninth place) for a very long time. After 48 minutes, the favorites led by 22:21, however ultimately gained cleanly with a rating of 30:24 (12:10).
Annika Lott was the highest thrower and scored seven targets. With a rating of 23:3, THC secured second place behind chief SG BBM Bietigheim after the primary half of the season.