|TVB 1898 Stuttgart|
|Full name||TVB Stuttgart Handball GmbH & Co. KG|
|Head coach||Thomas König|
Turnverein Bittenfeld 1898 e. V. or TV Bittenfeld is a handball club from Waiblingen, town of Bittenfeld, Germany. This club played in 2nd division of German Handball League, Handball-Bundesliga since season 2006/07 until 2014/15. After successful 3rd place in overall ranking of season 2014/15, the team rose to the 1st division of German League and changed name to TVB 1898 Stuttgart. The team's home games take place in Scharrena Stuttgart. Due to restricted capacity of home arena, some of the games are held in Porsche-Arena in the nearby area.
The team has played five seasons in the 2nd South Ligue between 2006 and 2011. At the end of the season 2010/2011 TV Bittenfeld finished as fourth. This allowed the team to play in the newly founded 2nd Handball National League (German: Bundesliga). Coach of the team was Jürgen Schweikardt, who was supported by his assistant coach Heiko Burmeister. The biggest success so far the club got in the season 2014/15, when TV Bittenfeld took the 3rd ranking position in the final standings, which entitled the transfer to the first (or main) German League. To performe in season 2015/16 team TV Bittenfeld has modified the name to TVB 1898 Stuttgart.
The second team of TV Bittenfeld played until the season 2010/2011 in so-called Land League. The team won the first place there and now plays in the Württemberg League. The team is trained by Michael Rill and Peter Seiz.
- Squad for the 2019–20 season
- Transfers for the 2020–21 season
|Nat.||Name||Position||Date of birth|
|Germany||Jürgen Schweikardt||Head coach||23 April 1980|
|Germany||Karsten Schäfer||Assistant coach||23 October 1976|
|Germany||Günter Schweikardt||Staff||30 October 1948|
|Germany||Klaus Schebek||Staff||21 September 1954|
|Germany||Tobias Unfried||Physiotherapist||28 August 1973|
|Germany||Frank Jakschitz||Physiotherapist||9 November 1984|
|Germany||Dr. Andreas Schlüter||Team doctor||9 March 1961|
Ranking since 2006
|2006/07||2nd Bundesliga (South)||16.||1019:1123||23:45|
|2007/08||2nd Bundesliga (South)||10.||971:1015||32:36|
|2008/09||2nd Bundesliga (South)||8.||989: 985||36:32|
|2009/10||2nd Bundesliga (South)||3.||1038:938||46:22|
|2010/11||2nd Bundesliga (South)||4.||1044:985||46:22||Qualification to the 2nd League|
|2014/15||2nd Bundesliga||3.||1074:950||55:21||Transfer to the 1st League|
Number of spectators since 2006