Antonio Lindbaeck is the leader of Speedway Euro Championship general classification before the last round in Rybnik. Will Swede hold the pressure and stand at the top stand of the podium?
Winner of this year's Individual European Championship is hard to point. Flattened classification, small point-differences and many candidates to the top positions - all of that only rises the huge emotions that we are expecting. How will the riders of the world's best speedway league - PGE Ekstraliga, do in Rybnik?
Before the start of Speedway Euro Championship, fans were wondering about the riders who will get the gold medal. In fact, they will have to wait till the very end of the cycle, because there is a big squeeze in the table.
The best European speedway riders will meet on September 17 in Rybnik, to divide the medals and positions securing the spots for the next year's cycle. Their battle will be witnessed by thousands of fans, as well as the coaches keeping their fingers crossed.
Only one of the riders can reach the Individual European Championship 2016 title. However, there are way more candidates to raise this incredible cup. We will meet his name on Saturday's evening.
This year's Speedway Euro Championship series is the most levelized since the formula has changed. There are 10 riders fighting for the top position and this kind of situation in the individual meetings is extremely rare. Will this distance between riders cause that in Rybnik, fans will witness additional heats?
On 17th of September, he's got a chance to become the third rider from his country to reach the Individual European Champion title, even though in the last year, he ended 11th. Now, he's only 2 points away from the leader, dreaming about the win.
The speedway European Champion will be known on September 17th 2016. First number for the final round was drawn by Krzysztof Kasprzak, who just like more than a half of riders declares fighting for medals.
The great final of the Speedway Euro Championship will be held on September 17. It will be hosted by Rybnik, where the riders of SEC will meet for the very first time.
In the third round of Speedway Euro Championship held in Togliatti, he got six points, however he surely counted on more. After ending the meeting in Russia, he was far from being happy then. Andzejs Lebedevs, one of the youngest riders in the line up, hopes that he'll be able to celebrate his buddy's success.
Before the Saturday's meeting in Togliatti, Janusz Kołodziej counted that he would have presented similarly to Guestrow, where he reached the final, however it was cancelled because of the weather conditions. Unfortunately, the third round won't be remembered for him as a good one.
Meeting in Togliatti wasn't lucky for the Poles. Not only, they did not start in the final, but also none of them got the right to compete in the race-off heat. After all, Krzysztof Kasprzak was the best among them and despite a poor beginning, he managed to reach 8 points and ended as 7th.