Poole ReadyPower Pirates displayed their Tigger characteristics by bouncing back in style from their recent home defeat seven days ago by picking up a hard-fought victory at Swindon on Bank Holiday Monday, but unfortunately have paid the price of a broken collarbone for Adam Ellis in the process.
Brady Kurtz has teamed up with elder brother Todd in the Plymouth Devils Premier League side.
The men from Manchester held all the Aces as they avenged for last October's championship deciding defeat by taking all available league points from this fixture.
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.
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