By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Nurnberg boosted their survival hopes with a 3-0 win over Hansa Rostock.Nurnberg boosted their survival hopes with a 3-0 win over fellow strugglers Hansa Rostock.
Maik Wagefeld broke the deadlock for the hosts just before the hour mark.
Bundesliga top scorer Marek Mintal doubled the lead on 68 minutes with his 22nd goal of the season.
Wagefeld wrapped up the victory with his second goal two minutes from time to help Nurnberg climb out of the bottom four.
Kaiserslautern picked up a 2-0 win at Arminia Bielefeld to move into the top ten.
German international Carsten Jancker gave Kaiserslautern the perfect start with the opener after just six minutes and Halil Altintop doubled the lead on 24 minutes.