2015 Pirate debutant Dakota North reached his third A final of the four round Australian Championship at a wet Kurri Kurri, New South Wales raceway on Saturday to finish overall 5th place in the championship and is in line for a stab at GP qualification for the 2016 world series.
BDO number 4 seed Scott "Scotty Dog" Mitchell has progressed to the semi-finals of the World Championships being held at the Lakeside Country Club, Frimley Green following a 5-2 set victory over Yorkshireman Brian Dawson.
Luckless 2012 World Champion Chris Holder may have had a 'lucky break' as he has been delivered some better news after medical experts have confimed that his latest injury is not as bad as initially feared.
Fanatical Poole Speedway fan Scot 'Scotty Dog' Mitchell will be hoping to repeat the Pirates' recent successes as he seeks to win the BDO World Championship at Lakeside.
Chris Holder was ruled out of the 3rd round of the Australian championships after a crash in practice landed him with a suspected broken wrist at Undera, Victoria, effectively wiping out any distant hopes he had of retaining his title.
Chris Holder moved into overall third place in the Australian Championships at the halfway stage when, aboard equipment loaned from former Pirate Leigh Adams, he finished runners-up to Jason Doyle in the A final at Mildura, Victoria on Monday.
HISTORY-SEEKING Elite League champions Poole Pirates have been given the perfect “power” boost ahead of the new season in March with a lucrative new two-year team sponsorship.
Chris Holder began his title defence with a 6th place finish in the opening round of the Australian Championships, staged at Gillman Speedway, South Australia on Saturday, his 2015 fellow Pirate Dakota North faring better with fourth place.
Poole Pirates' lucky charm, Dave Watt, is on his way back with the Pirates for the 2015 campaign, after three seasons away from Wimborne Road.
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