Entertainment Surprise at the start of the handball Bundesliga
More changes allowed at the Handball World Cup
The coaches can nominate more players at the upcoming Handball World Championship in Egypt. The world association is thus reacting to increasing pressures. © Provided by sport1.de More changes allowed at the Handball World Championship More change options against the overload: At the Handball World Championship in Egypt in January, the 32 teams can nominate 20 instead of 18 players. This was confirmed by Patric Strub, competition director of the world association IHF, the handball week .
The handball Bundesliga has started its 55th season with an audience and a sporting surprise.
At the beginning of the 2020/21 season, last year's third SC Magdeburg conceded a 27:31 (16:14) home bankruptcy against Bergische HC. Before 1894 spectators, Max Darj was the best thrower with seven goals for the guests who cheered their first Bundesliga victory in Magdeburg. "This is a historic day for us," said BHC trainer Sebastian Hinze. Michael Damgaard (9) met the home side most often.
Palace fans left seething over decision to penalise Ward for handball
Crystal Palace fans reacted furiously on social media after Everton were awarded a controversial penalty in their 2-1 away victory at Selhurst Park. The two teams were level at 1-1 when Lucas Digne's headed knockdown struck Palace defender Joel Ward on his left arm, which was held in a natural position by his side. The Palace defender was stood just two yards away from Digne when he inadvertently handled the ball, but referee Kevin Friend decided to point to the spot after a lengthy VAR review.
TSV Hannover-Burgdorf also had a hard time in the first competitive game after the long Corona break and trembled against GWD Minden to a 26:25 (16:11). 1209 spectators saw an exciting game, especially after the break, in which Ivan Martinovic was the winner's best thrower with seven goals. The most successful shooter at Minden was Christoffer Rambo (9).
SC DHfK Leipzig had no problems at 27:19 (12: 7) against Eulen Ludwigshafen. The best thrower in the Saxons, who were supported by 1917 fans, was Alen Milosevic with five goals. Newcomers HSC 2000 Coburg started the Bundesliga adventure with a defeat. At TBV Lemgo Lippe, the newcomer had to admit defeat in front of 1000 spectators after a long resistance with 26:33 (13:14). Iceland international Bjarki Elisson was the strongest player in the winner with eight goals.
Kiel grabbed first place - Würzburg gambled away victory .
Holstein Kiel beat Fortuna Düsseldorf and secured the league lead in the 2nd Bundesliga. The Würzburger Kickers collect the late equalizer against Fürth. © Provided by sport1.de Kiel grabs first place - Würzburg gambled away victory Holstein Kiel is the new front runner in the 2nd Bundesliga. The storks won their home game against relegated Fortuna Düsseldorf 2-1 (1-0) and climbed past Hannover 96 and Hamburger SV to first place.