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Sport (August 2014)

  • Speedway: Injured Woffinden pulls out of GP

    29 August 2014 by Tony Hoare

    Tai Woffinden has admitted defeat in his battle to be fit for tomorrow’s speedway Grand Prix in Poland. The defending world champion broke his hand in a track crash last Saturday and has been receiving treatment all week in a bid to be fit for tomorrow’s race in Gorzow. But two laps in this afternoon’s practice were enough for him to throw in the towel and withdraw from the event. It gives...

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  • Ward suspended after failed breath test

    28 August 2014 by Tony Hoare

    Ward suspended after failed breath test

    Australian speedway racer Darcy Ward will miss this weekend’s Grand Prix in Poland after being hit with a provisional suspension following a failed breath test before the last round in Latvia. The...

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  • Speedway champ still battling for fitness

    28 August 2014 by Tony Hoare

    Speedway champ still battling for fitness

    World speedway champion Tai Woffinden admits he cannot yet pull in a clutch lever as he bids to recover from a broken hand and a wrist fracture in time to race in this weekend’s Grand Prix in...

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  • Woffy hurt in Eastbourne smash

    24 August 2014 by Tony Hoare

    Tai Woffinden’s defence of his world speedway championship hangs in the balance following a crash riding for his British club Wolverhampton at Eastbourne last night. The 24-year-old broke a bone in his left hand, but admits he was lucky to escape with only one fracture after smashing through a wooden safety fence at the Arlington circuit. Woffinden picked up unwanted drive and couldn’t regain...

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  • Strong Danish team top speedway world

    02 August 2014 by Tony Hoare

    Denmark won the speedway world team cup in Poland tonight in one of the most dramatic conclusions to the competition in recent years. With the scores tied going into the last race, individual world number three Niels-Kristian Iversen surged around the outside of Poland's Janusz Kolodziej on the last turn to secure victory for the Danes over the host nation by a single point. Iversen said: "It was...

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