24 year old Paul Starke will be part of the league championship defending Poole Pirates team in 2015 after being selected from the tier 2 bank of riders at today's Elite Draft Rider scheme held at BSPA headquarters.
Poole boss Matt Ford is "happy with the outcome" of the Elite Riders Draft that took place in Rugby this afternoon which saw Kyle Newman and Paul Starke being declared for the defending league champions.
Gordon Pairman is relishing his new role for 2015 having recently been elected as the one of two BSPA representatives on the SCB.
BRITISH Speedway bosses have completed their three-day AGM in Warwickshire – where arrangements have been made for the 2015 season.
POOLE Pirates and their sponsors are celebrating the latest success of a memorable 2014 season – raising more than £12,000 for Julia’s House.
Local lad Kyle Newman has been named the Poole fans' Rider of the Year in front of a large gathering at the club's Annual Awards evening held at the Wimborne Road venue.
KELVIN Tatum and Nigel Pearson, speedway’s TV double-act, are going on tour – and the first two venues will be Poole and Somerset.
THE All Party Parliamentary Group for Speedway once again teamed up with the British Speedway Promoters Association for their second end-of-season reception – which, like last year's event, was held in the Terrace Pavilion of the Palace of Westminster.
Poole Coastal Aluminium Pirates claimed their 6th league title since the championship was decided under a play-off scheme 13 years ago. The defending league title holders fended off Coventry Bees 53-37 to win 90-71 on aggregate and finally exorcise the memories of 2010 when the Midland side stole the title after finishing 22 points behind Poole at the end of the regular league campaign.
In between a busy schedule of an Elite league title defence in the championship play-offs the Poole Pirates have secured a world championship team medal after finishing second in the inaugural World Speedway League event in Zielona Gora on Saturday night.
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