The final 4 for the DHB Cup on the 3rd and 4th of June in Hamburg will take place in front of fans.
As announced by the Handball Bundesliga (HBL) on Friday, In the final round of the Barclaycard Arena, at least 1000 spectators will be allowed in the framework of a scientifically supported model project.
Depending on the event of the infection, the number of spectators can be increased to 2000 as a whole in the short term. The decision was taken by the competent authorities of Hamburg after intensive consultation with the HBL. In Hanseatic City, MT Melsungen, TSV Hannover-Burgdorf, THW Kiel and TBV Lemgo Lippe are fighting for the Cup, details of ticket sales are to follow early on Tuesday.
“I very much hope that the Hamburg model project will have a signal effect, so that spectators can be admitted at other locations and for other sports and cultural events in a timely manner,”said HBL CEO Frank Bohmann.
A concept with 200 spectators had already been approved at the basketball playoffs on Monday in Hamburg. The third quarter-final duel of the Towers against defending champion Alba Berlin takes place before 200 fans.