Melsungen receives home defeat
The MT Melsungen missed the jump to second place in the table in the Bundesliga. Twenty minutes before the end of the guests from Leipzig slowly pull away.
The Hessen conceded on Saturday evening by a 31:34 (14:17) against the SC DHfK Leipzig the second home defeat after 19:24 for the season opener against champions SG Flensburg-Handewitt.
With 15: 9 points, the MT fell in seventh place behind the Sachsen (16: 8) back.
Until 12:12 in the 23rd minute, the game was balanced before 4300 in the Rothenbach Hall, before the Saxons slowly moved away.
In the 40th minute, the gap of Melsunger for the first time four goals, they ran in vain after that in the aftermath.
Best pitcher of the MT was ex-European champion Kai Hafner with six goals, with Leipzig hit Lukas Krzikalla (7/2) most often.