SUNDAY'S scheduled World Speedway League meeting in Zielona Gora, Poland, has been postponed because of a waterlogged track.
The 9th round of this season's Grand Prix championship finished with the overall top three riders all nursing injuries and the current world number 3, Niels-Kristian Iversen also facing the prospect of an early end to his campaign.
Poole Speedway's season has been rocked by the decision of the Federation Internationale Motorcycliste (FIM) to indefinitely suspend their skipper Darcy Ward from all racing engagements following his failed alcohol test prior to the Latvian GP.
The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) has advised SGP rider Darcy Ward that he is provisionally suspended (with effect from August 28) pursuant to Article 7.5 of the FIM Anti-doping Code.
Tonight's meeting between Poole Pirates and Eastbourne Eagles has been postponed due to a waterlogged track.
A revised staging date will be announced in due course
POOLE’S ‘Fast Track’ reserve Kyle Newman retained his Belgium Golden Helmet Championship today at Heusden-Zolder.
Less than half a wheel's width came between a Poole Pirate away win and a draw as the master of the Leicester raceway, former Pirate Jason Doyle snatched victory on the line in heat 15 of an incident fuelled meeting.
Poole Speedway would like to remind any patrons that are still in possession of a rain-off ticket from the meeting scheduled for 4th June (v Wolverhampton) have only up to and including Wednesday 3rd September. to redeem them for entry.
The tickets are identifiable as meeting number 10.
Darcy Ward's turbulent week continued as he took a heavy fall in heat 15 of Pirates' romp against a troubled Leicester side.
DARCY WARD was forced to sit out the re-scheduled and relocated REITEU BANK LATVIAN FIM Speedway Grand Prix round after proving positive to a pre-meeting alcohol test, and could well face further disciplinary action once the FIM Jury have completed their enquiry.
up to and including 19th April