PIRATES 2018 FIXTURES
The release of the 2018 Fixtures reveals that the first Premiership opponents the Volvo Cars Poole Pirates will face in their Platinum season will be Wolverhampton.
The Pirates, who open their season with the 70th Anniversary meeting on Friday 23rd March, travel to Wolves three days later.
There will be a Good Friday (30th March) knockout cup two-legged tie to contest against Somerset with Poole hosting the first leg in the morning, 11am start, before travelling to the Oak Tree Arena later in the day for a 7.30pm start.
Wolverhampton open the Pirates' home league campaign on April 4th, a month that has six league matches inked in for Poole and could culminate in a Wimborne Road meeting on Thursday 26th April to the mark the anniversary of Poole's first ever meeting 70 years ago.
Poole Speedway will also host the Premiership Riders' Championship on May 9th.
Monday 26 March Wolverhampton v POOLE
Friday 30 March POOLE v Somerset (KO Cup 11am)
Friday 30 March Somerset v POOLE (KO Cup 7.30pm)
Wednesday 04 April POOLE v Wolverhampton
Monday 09 April Leicester v POOLE
Wednesday 11 April POOLE v Belle Vue
Monday 16 April Belle Vue v POOLE
Wednesday 18 April POOLE v Swindon
Wednesday 25 April King's Lynn v POOLE
Wednesday 02 May SOMERSET v Poole
Monday 07 May Swindon v POOLE
Wednesday 09 May Premiership Riders' Championship (Ind)
Monday 14 May Rye House v POOLE
Wednesday 16 May POOLE v Rye House
Monday 28 May Wolverhampton v POOLE
Wednesday 30 May POOLE v Leicester
Wednesday 13 June POOLE v King's Lynn
Monday 25 June Belle Vue v POOLE
Wednesday 27 June POOLE v Somerset
Wednesday 04 July POOLE v Belle Vue
Monday 09 July Leicester v POOLE
Wednesday 11 July POOLE v Wolverhampton
Wednesday 18 July Rye House v POOLE
Wednesday 25 July POOLE v Leicester
Wednesday 01 August POOLE v King's Lynn
Wednesday 08 August POOLE v Rye House
Monday 13 August POOLE v Somerset
Wednesday 15 August SOMERSET v Poole
Wednesday 22 August POOLE v Swindon
Monday 27 August Swindon v POOLE
Wednesday 29 August King's Lynn v POOLE
Season Starts March 2018 (for 2017 table click here)