PLAY OFF SEMI FINAL
Mon-01 October 07:30 pm
"Never underestimate a Pirate" was Neil Middleditch's post-meeting reaction as the 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates have left themselves well positioned for the second leg of their play-off semi-final on October 1st.
BBC Radio Solent will be covering tonight's launch of the SGB Premiership play-off involving the Volvo Cars Poole Pirates at Somerset.
Matt Ford has called on his Volvo Cars Poole Pirates side to relish their underdogs tag and keep alive the club’s hopes of a platinum season title triumph.
Influential Dane Nicolai Klindt has vowed to be fit in time for the Volvo Cars Poole Pirates play-off semi-final meeting at Somerset on Monday.
With no racing for the 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates this week why not reflect on the behind the scenes action from last week's resounding win over Wolverhampton.
The 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates have been presented with a mouth-watering local derby play-off semi-final tie against Somerset, following King's Lynn's decisions to go up against Belle Vue in the first phase of the title decider.
For a meeting that many will have considered a 'dead rubber' the entertainment value was out of the top drawer as the Pirates signed off their regular league programme with a 55-35 win over Wolverhampton.
The 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates are set to complete their league programme on Wednesday night in the knowledge that their season has been extended to the play-offs.
A generally all-round poor Poole performance against the side they were level with at the top of the table, saw the Dorset side crushed 58-32 at the Adrian Flux Arena, King's Lynn on Wednesday day.
Speedway Portal in association with Clarke Rowe takes you the behind the scenes 'Access All Areas' footage from the Poole 'Pirates' vs Somerset 'Rebels' Premiership meeting on Bank Holiday Monday
Two sides locked together on 41 points at the top of the SGB Premiership table go head to head on Wednesday night when the 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates have a rare midweek away-day with a trip to King's Lynn.
Whilst the 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates earned a point from their second meeting of the Bank Holiday, they may well reflect on missing the opportunity to have taken full advantage against the Robins.
The 'Volvo Cars' Pirates showed sufficient resilience to harvest another three league points from this early afternoon Bank Holiday affair and resume their place above Somerset at the top of the SGB Premiership table
An early afternoon Bank Holiday Monday home win over Somerset Rebels would see the 'Volvo Pirates' guarantee themselves a higher finish in the SGB Premiership table than last year's winners, Swindon, whom they visit later in the day.
The 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates strengthened their play-off aspirations whilst putting a dent in the hopes of defending champions Swindon with a solid 54-36 triumph at Wimborne Road.
Matt Ford insisted a return to home rule would keep his Volvo Cars Poole Pirates side firmly in the SGB Premiership play-off picture.
The 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates couldn't extend their run of yielding league points from 13 straight SGB Premiership fixtures as they were defeated by Somerset at the Oaktree Arena on Monday (20th) night.
After accelerating to the top of the SGB Premiership table last Monday, the 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates have retained that position as they prepare for their next Premiership challenge.
Speedway Portal in association with Clarke Rowe takes you the behind the scenes 'Access All Areas' footage from the Poole 'Pirates' vs Somerset 'Rebels' Premiership meeting on 13/08/2018.
A few short weeks ago the 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates were languishing at the bottom of the SGB Premiership table and had skipper Josh Grajczonek struggling to score, but the Aussie went unbeaten in his programmed rides on Monday night to help steer the Pirates into top place in that table.
MONDAY night sees the visit of the 'Cases' Somerset Rebels to Wimborne Road for a mouth-watering SGB Premiership fixture, as both sides try to secure their places in the end-of-season play-offs.
The behind the scenes action from Thursday night's Poole v Leicester meeting
Matt Ford watched his title-chasing Volvo Cars Poole Pirates complete a ‘double-double’ over Leicester before insisting: “Our season really starts now.”
Powering their way to the play-off period the revitalised 'Volvo Cars' Poole Pirates will be keen to not take their 'foot of the gas' when they host the Leicester on Thursday night (7.30pm) at the Wimborne Road venue.
We are saddened to hear of the recent passing of KEN FREND, aged 92, who was Proprietor of Square Deal Caravans and friend to Poole Speedway for many years.
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