Although marred by the enforced withdrawal of championship leader Jason Doyle after a high-speed unavoidable crash that left him with a shoulder injury, the Torun-staged penultimate GP of the series dished up plenty of intense speedway, and climaxed with Dane Niels-Kristian Iversen stealing his all-time 5th GP victory.
Title-chasing Poole have been rocked by the news that their latest signing Antonio Lindback will miss the second leg of the play-offs tonight at Wolverhampton.
Despite a gallant comeback after a poor start at Wolverhampton the 'ReadyPower' Pirates just fell short of their quest to reach their 7th consecutive play-off final taking the aggreage verdict right to the final heat of the night before going down 86-94 on aggregate.
Wolverhampton and Poole will try again on Wednesday to conclude their play-off semi-final tie after Monday's scheduled attempt fell foul to a waterlogged circuit.
Bjarne Pedersen has been forced to withdraw from the Play-off semi-final second leg at Wolverhampton this evening after sustaining a twisted knee.
WOLVERHAMPTON have put tonight's play-off semi-final with reigning champions Poole back by 48-hours - after persistent rain hit Monmore Green.
Result and latest championship standings from Stockholm GP, round 9 of the 2016 series
RESULT and scorers from Wednesday’s Elite League Play-Off Semi-Final 1st leg match at Wimborne Road;
Two of the most exciting world class riders to have returned to British league racing will go head to head on Wednesday night providing an added dimension to the Elite league play-off semi-finals.
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