VOLVO CARS POOLE PIRATES skipper HANS ANDERSEN has seen his chances of a return to the GP series in 2018 scuppered after a disappointing return from his Olching qualfication round.
After a month off the bike Krzysztof Kasprzak was able to put in several laps of practice in Gorzow (Tuesday).
POOLE boss Matt Ford has made one of the "most difficult decisions" he has ever needed to in his time as a promoter in making the latest team re-declaration for the VOLVO CARS POOLE PIRATES, which is subject to governing body approval.
VOLVO CARS POOLE PIRATE's influential reserve Nicolai Klindt has vowed to get back on a bike within the next 3 weeks.
The 2017 MONSTER ENERGY SWC squads have been announced, with competing nations able to name a squad of 10 riders from which to select their final final five, which must include an under 21 rider.
LEICESTER REVISITED! For the second time in a week the VOLVO CARS POOLE PIRATES had victory snatched from their grasp to limit them to just a draw after going into the final heat two points to the good.
Having narrowly despatched one of Matt Ford's firm favourites for the play-off spots, Wolverhampton, on Wednesday night to move into second place, the VOLVO CARS POOLE PIRATES could find themselves knocked out of that position when they travel to the home of the other Ford's favourites, Belle Vue.
Poole captain Hans Andersen has earned high praise from Poole boss Matt Ford after making himself available for the Pirates' tough trip to Belle Vue, Manchester on Friday.
The VOLVO CARS POOLE PIRATES managed to see off two fierce opponents as they beat both the rain and the league leaders in a grandstand finish at Wimborne Road.
Season Starts March 2018 (for 2017 table click here)