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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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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Roberts shines as Coventry fall to East Park defeat

Kyle Roberts made a brilliant competitive return to the Coventry Cycle Speedway team last Sunday afternoon in top scoring as he inspired his weakened side to within one race of a dynamic shock victory against powerful East Park Wolves. Coventry were without four key riders and fielded a youthful and inexperienced side against the powerful…

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Coventry crash to first Elite League defeat against Wednesfield

COVENTRY couldn’t make it three Elite League wins on the spin at Ashmore Park on Sunday afternoon as they lost 104-88 to reigning champions Wednesfield. Following back to back victories against Ipswich and Poole, Coventry travelled to Wolverhampton in strong spirits – though were without star Aussie racer Bobby McMillan who has returned to his…

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Coventry Suffer Against Powerhouse Birmingham Side at Perry Hall Fields

A YOUTHFUL Coventry side couldn’t produce the goods on Sunday afternoon at Perry Hall Playing Fields against Birmingham, though team manager Lee Marsh was delighted with the overall performance. Missing key riders including Bobby McMillan, Mason Phillips, Kyle Roberts and Joe McLaughlin, Coventry called upon Ollie Morris, Ben Wells, Jimmy Walsall and Matt Hambidge to…

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10-year-old Wyatt starts at Bretford Spring Cup

Revived Brandon Bees Cycle Speedway club held their second meeting of the season last Sunday afternoon – and the local Cycle Speedway scene found a new star of the future in 10-year-old Wyatt Jacobs. The club staged the Coventry Spring Junior Championship, for riders aged under 13. The event turned out to be immensely successful…

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Reynolds and Wells Star at Second BYJL Event

COVENTRY youngsters Ben Wells and Jack Reynolds starred at East Park on Saturday afternoon, claiming 1st place in their respective age category. A winner at the first round in Birmingham, Reynolds powered to a second successive victory and set himself up perfectly for national qualification. The youngster starred on the lengthy East Park track and…

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Opening Midland League Defeat for Youthful Coventry

COVENTRY opened their 2016 Midland League campaign with an away loss to Wolverhampton-based club Wednesfield Dragons on Sunday afternoon, losing 97-80. Exactly a week after defeating Ipswich at Hearsall Common in their opening Elite League fixture, Coventry couldn’t replicate those heroics – though handed first team experience to a handful of youth talent. Teenagers Ben…

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Youngster Reynolds Powers to BYJL Succcess

COVENTRY youngster Jack Reynolds powered to a dominant victory at the first round of the British Young & Junior League (BYJL) on Saturday afternoon in Birmingham. A faultless four rides during the qualifying stags set Reynolds up perfectly for the A-final where a quick start ensured for a first success for the youngster. Reynolds defeated…

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Coventry start Elite League campaign with confidence boosting win over Ipswich

COVENTRY CYCLE Speedway made the perfect start to their 2016 Elite League campaign, defeating Ipswich Eagles 100-94 at Hearsall Common on Sunday afternoon. The Hearsall Common outfit drafted in northerners Andy Angell, Chris Parish, Ben Higham, Jake Read and Adam Watson for the opening fixture and also flew in Pole Michal Sassak. Coventry didn’t have…

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