Germany secured advancement to the main round by beating Slovenia. Slovenia took the lead rom start, but the slow starters Germany took over command from 15 minutes played in first half and controlled it in to a solid 4 goal victory.
Germany vs Slovenia
Result: 25 – 21 (12 – 10)
Topscorers: Tobias Reichmann (GER) 5 goals and Vid Kavtinik (SLO) 7 goals