Krzysztof Kasprzak first, Jaroslaw Hampel third and Darcy Ward on the second step of the podium. That is the top third of the second round of Speedway Grand Prix in Bydgoszcz.
Speedway is really impressive by its simplicity. It has to be fast, loud and strongly and, what is most important, it is clear for everybody even for layman who is on a stadium for the first time. – says the mayor of Landshut, Hans Rampf.
It was really the day of great wins in Polish ENEA Extralegue. Unibax Torun defeated Batard Sparta Wroclaw 60:30. In Unibax Darcy Ward appeared for the first time this season. Australian in his first five heats was undefeated. It was only in his final heat when he had problems with his bike and that’s the only reason why he didn’t score a maximum. Tomasz Gollob also had a very good day on his home track. After worse beginning Chris Holder and Adrian Miedzinski found a good way. Emil Sajfutdinow didn’t take part in the match because of an injury.
In the second round of Polish ENEA Extraleague, Stal Gorzow defeated at home Fogo Unia Leszno 57:33. Speedway riders stood in front of him, who defend the color of Denmark in the Speedway Best Pairs Cup - Niels Kristian Iversen and Nicki Pedersen.
The league season in Germany is starting. First match is between MSC Brokstedt and ACL Landshut. In the away team the leader of Swedish team, Antonio Lindbaeck will show up. For the home team the captain of Germans, Martin Smolinski will ride.
Tomasz Gollob, Jaroslaw Hampel and Przemyslaw Pawlicki will show up on the 10th May during second round of Speedway Best Pairs Cup in Landshut, Germany. The manager of Polish team, Marek Cieslak has changed two riders in comparison to inaugural tournament on Motoarena, when his team was third.
Bad ending in a first round of ENEA Extraleague for Emil Sayfutdinov. Russian driving the lead in the twelfth heat race Renault Zdunek Wybrzeze Gdańsk - Unibax Torun, but entered into the hole and fired in the air like a catapult. The result of the collapse is threatening shoulder injury and forced a break of Russian rider.
Several riders who are the part of Speedway European Championships and the Speedway Best Pairs occurred in the first round ENEA Ekstraliga in Poland. The best was Nicki Pedersen, who lost only one point. Sensation ended with a meeting in Gdansk, where the local Renault Zdunek Wybrzeze beat Unibax Torun 46:44.
Martin Vaculik scored 13 points for the Group Azoty Unia Tarnów and contributed to the victory of his team on track Polish Champion, SPAR Falubaz Zielona Gora. The visiting team also appeared Artem Laguta, who made 9 points. The best Falubaz rider was Jaroslaw Hampel, 16 points.
Everybody has been looking forward to this decision for a long time. Today we are sure that the final of Speedway European Championships will take place on the 19th September on SGP Arena in Czestochowa. The decision was announced during today’s press conference in Czestochowa.
First round of Speedway Best Pairs took place on the 28th March. In One Sport, which is the organizer of Speedway Best Pairs and Speedway European Championships, preparations are made for another events. Another tournament is on the 10th May in Landshut, Germany. In the meantime One Sport made valuable transfer – Krystian Jaworski has become new employee of the company. He will be director responsible for organization.
European Motorcycling mourns for the death of Vincenzo Mazzi, FIM Europe President and one of the founding fathers of the Union Européenne de Motocyclisme (UEM), who passed away yesterday afternoon, 7th of April, in Rome.