Author Archives: Shaun Reynolds

Title dreams over for Coventry as Wednesfield march on

ELITE LEAGUE title contenders Wednesfield Aces pulled off a 23 point victory over Coventry on Sunday to quash any chances the Sabres had of pulling off a late challenge for the championship. The Sabres entered the meeting on the back of their third Elite League win of the season over Poole – leaving their title…

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Sabres do the double over Poole in front of large Hearsall crowd

In one of the best matches ever seen at Hearsall Common last Sunday afternoon, Coventry downed Poole Comets 111-86 in spectacular style to return to equal top of the Elite League. In a brilliant advert for the sport, the first match between the two clubs in Coventry for three decades produced a classic encounter. Race…

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Coventry anticipate largest crowd as they entertain glamorous Poole

COVENTRY Cycle Speedway stage what promises to be one of their most attractive matches of the season at Hearsall Common on Sunday (July 24, 2pm) when south coast glamour club Poole provide the opposition. With admission to all cycle speedway matches being free, Coventry are expecting one of their biggest crowds of the season to…

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Dirt Bike Club makes successful debut at Brandon track

A FREE-to-attend Saturday morning cycle attraction for young people in Coventry made a highly successful debut last Saturday as multiple youngsters tried cycle speedway. The ‘Dirt Bike Club’, which aims to attract young people to have a go at the fast paced sport of cycle speedway, has attracted backing from British Cycling and the Coventry,…

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MATCH REPORT: Coventry miss out on the road as Ipswich get revenge

COVENTRY CYCLE Speedway boss Lee Marsh praised his riders work ethic during the second half of their latest Elite League fixture against Ipswich, despite losing 110-83. Following defeats away to Wednesfield and at home to Horspath, Coventry entered Sunday’s meeting on the back of a string of disappointing defeats and were left frustrated following a…

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Clubmans Trophy honour for popular racer Frith

FORMER COVENTRY rider Dave Frith took the honours in Tuesday night’s Clubmans Trophy following a run off with Coventry teenager Dan Drewett. Frith raced consistently throughout the meeting, as did Drewett, earning himself 19 points on the night. Crucially, Frith won the coin toss and chose the inside starting position in the run-off – a…

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Coventry to host free weekly ‘Dirt Bike Club’ amid booming club night sessions

ONE OF Coventry’s most successful amateur sports clubs have announced a summer long expansion to its hugely popular junior section. Helped by the national boom in cycling, Coventry Cycle Speedway club – based in Hearsall Common – are to introduce extra Saturday morning ‘dirt bike club’ sessions aimed at newcomers. The new sessions will start…

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