Thanks to a superior defense performance, the German national handball team has also won their second World Cup match round. Best thrower at 34:21 (15: 8) against Brazil in front of 13,500 spectators in Berlin was captain Uwe Gensheimer with ten goals. Goalkeeper Andreas Wolff again showed a strong performance.

With the second win in the second game, the DHB-selection leads the preliminary round group A with 4: 0 points. Next opponent is Russia on Monday. The Handball World Cup will be held jointly by Germany and Denmark. The finale will take place on January 27 in Herning, Denmark.