title defender THW Kiel and German champion SG Flensburg-Handewitt are about to enter the eighth finals of the DHB Cup.
Kiel played his favorite role in the 43:23 (19:13) against the third-highest GSV Eintracht Baunatal. In the final of the four-time tournament in Baunatal, the German record champion meets the two-time TV Emsdetten on Sunday. The winner moves into the round of the last 16s.
Flensburg held the upper hand in Lubeck against the third highest Mecklenburg bull Schwerin with 35:24 (18:12). Flensburg plays on Sunday either against host VfL Lubeck-Schwartau or old master VfL Gummersbach.
The eighth finals will be released on Wednesday after the Super Cup between Kiel and Flensburg in Dusseldorf.