A highly emotional Chris Holder reached the semi-finals of the 8th GP round of the season on a night when the thoughts of the speedway world were all focussed on one man - Darcy Ward.
Darcy Ward is now back in the UK to begin his rehabiltation after sustaining serious injuries in a track crash in Poland last Sunday.
Following a further Press briefing held by Darcy's Polish club Zielona Gora today, it has been confirmed that plans are advanced to transfer Darcy to the UK, but at this stage the family have not given their permission for any details to be released on his full medical conditon.
Tonight's re-arranged fixture between Poole and Swindon has been postponed.
The latest news on Darcy Ward remains sketchy despite a Press briefing held by his Polish club Zielona Gora on Monday lunchtime.
Poole Speedway are saddened to hear of the injury news concerning club asset Darcy Ward who was involved in a track crash in Poland (Sunday).
The pendulum of speedway fate has taken a major swing in Swindon's favour ahead of the mouth-watering clash between the Pirates and the Robins on Monday night.
Poole claimed a vital four point league haul in their penultimate away league fixture of the regular season at Lakeside, as they strengthened their position at the top of the Elite league table on a night when Coventry were heavily beaten at home by Swindon.
Tonight's scheduled fixture between play-off pushing candidates Poole Pirates and Swindon Robins has been postponed due to waterlogged track and inclement forecast. The meeting has been rescheduled for Monday 24th August 2015 at 7.30pm
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