Football - HSV dominates the 2nd league - Sport
The Hamburg win the spectacle in Karlsruhe. US basketball players lose for the first time in 13 years. Leroy Sané successfully operated, DFB determined against Chemnitz.
2nd Bundesliga, HSV: Ascension favorite Hamburger SV remains unbeaten championship leader after four match days. The team of coach Dieter Hecking won the top match at promoted Karlsruher SC 4: 2 (2: 0) and is ten points ahead of Arminia Bielefeld and Mitabsteiger VfB Stuttgart, both of which have eight counters on the account. On Saturday Bielefeld (3-1 in Regensburg) had meanwhile conquered the championship lead. In the duel relegated against newcomers booked the 1st FC Nuremberg against VfL Osnabrück a 1-0 (0-0) work victory. In addition, SV Sandhausen won at 1 FC Heidenheim 2: 0 (0: 0). In Karlsruhe, newcomer Lukas Hinterseer took the visitors by penalty (16) in the lead. Lukas Fröde had inflicted a penalty with a foul attack on Tim Leibold. The former Bochum Hinterseer took the opportunity to his second goal of the season. Sonny Kittel (34./67.) With his goals two and three made the second away win of the Hamburger in this season early perfect. Leipold (26.) also hit the crossbar. Daniel Gordon (77.) and Philipp Hofmann (88.) made the match exciting again with their goals for the KSC, before Jairo Samperio (90. + 1) made it all clear for HSV.
Canoe, World Cup: The German kayak quad with Max Rendschmidt, Ronald Rauhe, Tom Liebscher and Max Lemke has won the world title and thus underpinned his ambitions for the Olympia 2020 in Tokyo. The flagship of the German Canoe Association referred to the Spaniards in second place on Sunday at the World Championships in Szeged, Hungary over the 500-meter distance. Third was Slovakia. Previously, the women's quartet with Sabrina Hering-Pradler, Franziska John, Caroline Arft and Tina Dietze came only sixth, more than four seconds behind the victorious Hungarians.
Gold also brought the kayak two with the Essen Max Hoff and the Berlin Jacob Schopf over 1000 meters. The newly formed duo prevailed with a start-finish victory with a boat-length advantage over the Spaniard Francisco Cubelos / Inigo Pena. In third place came the French Cyrille Carre / Etienne Hubert.
The three-time Olympic champion Sebastian Brendel has missed his fifth world title in series on his parade track in Canadier One over 1000 meters. The 31-year-old Potsdamer had to console himself with fourth place despite halftime lead. Five hundredths of a second lacked him to bronze. Victory was won by strong Brazilian Isaquias Queiros dos Santos ahead of Poland's Tomasz Kaczor and Frenchman Adrien Bart.
Football, Leroy Sané: The well-known national player goes after his cruciate ligament tear with much zest in the protracted rehab. "It was a tough few days, but the operation went according to plan, I'm positive and ready for my recovery," he wrote on Instagram with a photo of himself. On it sits the professional from Manchester City laughing in front of a café in the Austrian Seefeld. His operated right leg he has put up on a chair, his crutches lean against the chair. Sané is expected to return in the spring of 2020 following his severe injury suffered in the English Supercup in early August. He had undergone surgery in Innsbruck with the specialist Christian Fink. In the summer Sané should again be a fixed size for the German national team. "Life is tough sometimes, but so are you, you may have suffered a setback, but you have all my support to get back up, get well soon, my friend," Ilkay Gündogan wrote under the photo of his teammate. David Beckham wrote: "Stronger @ leroysane19".
Basketball, USA: Just over a week before the start of the World Cup, the supremacy of the US basketball team is crumbling. The favored defending champion conceded his first defeat in nearly 13 years and 78 games on the way to the World Tournament in China, with professionals from the NBA on the ball for the Americans. The team of successful coach Gregg Popovich lost to Australia on Saturday in Melbourne with 94:98 (49:48). "They wanted it more than we do today," pointed out actor Kemba Walker. "We have learned a lesson." In front of 52 079 spectators at the Marvel Stadium, Australian NBA pro Patty Mills of the San Antonio Spurs showed a superb performance with 30 points. The German team will contest their dress rehearsal on Wednesday in Jiangmen against Australia and could also meet at the World Cup in the second round on the Boomers. The Americans had lost after the World Cup semi-final defeat against Greece in 2006 at a major tournament or in the direct preparation for it. Then the USA took the titles at the Olympic Games in 2008, 2012 and 2016, the World Championships 2010 and 2014 and the American Championship 2007. In qualifying for the World Cup, there were two defeats largely without NBA professionals.
Chemnitzer FC, anti-Semitism: The German Football Association has strongly condemned the massive racist and anti-Semitic insults of supporters of Chemnitzer FC. In addition, the control committee will deal with the incidents in the third division match FC Bayern Munich II against Chemnitz. "Things of this kind are disgusting and have lost nothing on the football field.For the DFB there is zero tolerance for anti-Semitic and racist slogans," said Wolfgang Zieher, responsible for the 3rd league deputy chairman of the DFB control committee, on Sunday. The Control Committee would "naturally investigate". Fans of the CFC had denounced in Saturday's 2: 2, according to the club CEO Thomas Sobotzik as "Judensau" and solidarized with the quit striker Daniel Frahn. In addition, there should have been racist cries against their own players. "Threats and statements such as" Thomas Sobotzik, du Judensau "or" Daniel Frahn is at least not a Negro "must not be accepted in our society.The Chemnitzer FC is currently examining all legal action and will implement it consistently," said the club. The CFC has long been focused on negative headlines. The club recently quashed striker Frahn for his alleged proximity to the right-wing scene. In contrast, the 32-year-old, according to a report of the "free press" before the courts.
2nd League, Bochum: Robin Dutt led the training at second division football club VfL Bochum on Sunday morning and is still in charge as head coach for the time being. "Sometimes you have to clarify the issues so early that there are solutions," said the football teacher on Sunday afternoon in the interview Sky, He reported on an exchange with those responsible at VfL.
On Saturday, the Westphalian had won despite a 3-0 deficit at half-time yet a 3: 3 against promoted SV Wehen Wiesbaden, nevertheless, the 54-year-old had expressed doubts whether he was still the right head coach for the VfL. "It does not help to continue with a counted coach," Dutt emphasized at the press conference. A "open-ended" conversation with sporting director Sebastian Schindzielorz was announced for Sunday, this also took place. He himself has questioned things as a coach, said Dutt.
American Football: The often injured quarterback Andrew Luck has surprisingly ended his football career. As the former No. 1 pick of the Indianapolis Colts announced two weeks before the start of the season, the 29-year-old will not return to the NFL. "It's the hardest decision of my life, but it's the right decision for me," said Luck, who was voted four times in the Pro Bowl.
"For the past four years, I've always been in the cycle between injury, pain, rehab, injury, pain, rehab, it was incessant, relentless, both during the season and in the off-season," Luck said, "I was hanging The only way out I can see is not playing football anymore. " Luck has been the Colts captain since 2012, but was repeatedly thrown back by injuries. Most recently, the quarterback suffered from a blister on his left leg.