Hopes of Brady Kurtz reaching the finals of the World U21 championship were dashed in a wet Manchester on Saturday night.
Adam Ellis has booked his place in this year's World U21 finals after finishing in fourth place on Friday (20th May) night in his qualifying round.
Tonight's scheduled meeting between the Pirates and Leicester Lions has been subjected to an early postponement due to the inclement weather forecast.
After a mini-break of 9 days since their last team meeting the Poole 'ReadyPower' Pirates regroup on Wednesday (18th) to host the visit of the Leicester Lions, who arrive in Dorset complete with the start-of-season Poole skipper Dave Watt.
Chris Holder moved in to pole position in the 2016 GP series despite missing out on a rostrum spot in round 2 staged at Warsaw, Poland.
Poole boss Matt Ford has expressed his wish to publicly thank the management team of the Swindon Robins for their co-operation with the recent fixture change.
Adam Ellis has received a call-up for the World Under-21 Team Cup semi-final in Denmark next month.
Poole saved their best till last - literally - with a superb move from skipper Hans Andersen to switch back on the first turn and dash towards the inside to join partner Chris Holder at the front to steal a draw for the Pirates.
Season Starts March 2018 (for 2017 table click here)