MATCH REPORT: Great Britain’s Women overcome early Australia challenge to take series

Great Britain went into the third Women’s test against Australia knowing that victory would see them clinch the series. The first 2 heats were shared before Australia, through Lucy Millikin and Miriam Thompson, went ahead with a 6-4 over Macie Schmidt and Laura Watson. Lauren Jacobs and Charlie-Jane Herbert then scored maximum points over Emily Makepeace and Harleigh Rochester in […]

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MATCH REPORT: Team GB edge to 2-0 lead in Women’s test series

Great Britain Women’s Cycle Speedway team have taken a 2-0 lead after securing two victories over their Australian rivals at Salisbury on Saturday and Murraylands on Sunday. The hectic girls schedule this weekend saw back-to-back fixtures in blistering conditions in Adelaide, with highs into the mid-thirties in rural Murraylands on Sunday. In the first test, Holly Greenhalgh sped away for […]

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MATCH REPORT: Leicester Ladies make it a perfect ten

Leicester Ladies maintained their domination of the team championship with an unprecedented tenth consecutive victory at Glover Park today. Nearest rivals Ipswich put up a strong fight and had opened up a two point lead  after the fourth heat, taking 14 points from their inside grids. The Monarchs eventually overhauled their East Anglian rivals in the sixth heat, from that […]

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PREVIEW: British Women’s Club Championship from Leicester

This afternoon sees the last of the season’s Club Championships with the Women’s event being held at Leicester, 12.00 start. The women’s event was first held in 2006, when at Norwich the winners were the Leicester team, which included a young Michelle and Lucy Whitehead. Since then Leicester have added a further eight titles and will be favourites on their own […]

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PHOTOS: World Individual Finals Day

There have been plenty of photos knocking around on social media from world finals day. Here’s some that we have been sent by Paul Devine and some links to Brian Barnett’s images, as well as the ICSF Cycle Speedway World Championships photo page. Paul Devine Photos Senior Open Womens Juniors Brian Barnett Photos Senior http://s891.photobucket.com/user/cyclespeedwayphotos/library/1%202015%20Senior%20World%20Individual%20Final Women http://s891.photobucket.com/user/cyclespeedwayphotos/library/1%202015%20Womens%20World%20Individual%20Final Junior http://s891.photobucket.com/user/cyclespeedwayphotos/library/1%202015%20Junior%20World%20Individual%20Final On […]

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MATCH REPORT: World Individual Finals Day

British Cycling and Out The Back’s Andy Whitehouse, takes us through Sunday’s incredible day of Cycle Speedway at Wednesfield’s Ashmore Park, where a four figure crowd enjoyed a fantastic advert for the sport from Junior, Ladies and Senior categories – including seeing a Brit crowned world champion. All photos by Andy Whitehouse. Britain’s Vicky Brown was crowned cycle speedway world […]

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MATCH REPORT: Leicester unbeatable while Aussies defeat regional GB

The nine time British Ladies Club Champions Leicester took on the Australian ladies in a challenge match at Glover Park, Leicester on Tuesday night. The match opened with a shared heat before former World Ladies Champion, Laura Watson and twice former British Champion, Lucy Whitehead combined for a maximum over Ebony Clarke & Latisha Bevear. Australia hit back with a […]

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RESULT: GG Express Couriers Womens GP

Sheffield’s Vicky Brown suffered a tape exclusion in the final of the big money GG Express Couriers Womens Gp, leaving Lauren Hookway, Charlie Jane Herbert and Michelle Whitehead to battle it out. Exeter’s Lauren Hookway took the title from grid one, with Michelle Whitehead second and Charlie Jane Herbert third off the outside. 1st Lauren Hookway 2nd Michelle Whitehead 3rd Charlie […]

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