CROATIAN teenager Jurica Pavlic went through the card in sensational style as Swindon upset Lakeside's unbeaten home record with a 49-41 win.Recent recruit Pavlic scored a remarkable 21-point maximum in a virtual two-man show with skipper Leigh Adams adding 17 (paid 18).Hammers boss Jon Cook said: "Maybe this will be a wake-up call - we've had such a fantastic run lately, it had to come to an end sometime."
READING have confirmed that they will be taking a season out of racing as Smallmead Stadium closes in October.Plans are advanced for a new stadium, but it will not be ready for the 2009 camp! aign.Owner Mark Legg said: "Construction work isn't due to start until the middle of next year, and the costs of putting in a temporary track can't be justified. We'll move in for 2010."
SATURDAY AUGUST 9:ELITE LEAGUE KOC: Eastbourne v Lakeside 7.30PREMIER LEAGUE: Berwick v Mildenhall 7pm, Workington v Glasgow 7pm, Stoke v Newcastle 7.30PREMIER LEAGUE KOC: Rye House v Somerset 7pmCONFERENCE LEAGUE: Weymouth v Redcar 7.15
SUNDAY AUGUST 10:PREMIER LEAGUE: Glasgow v Sheffield 4pm, Newcastle v Mildenhall 5.30, Reading v Somerset 6pmCONFERENCE LEAGUE: Buxton v Scunthorpe 3pm, Sittingbourne v Redcar 12pmCONFERENCE LEAGUE KOC: Rye House v Plymouth 2pmFIM GOLD CUP SIDECARS: King’s Lynn 3pm
MONDAY AUGUST 11:SKY SPORTS ELITE LEAGUE: Wolverhampton v Lakeside 7.30ELITE LEAGUE KOC: Coventry v Poole 8pmPREMIER LEAGUE: Edinburgh v Workington 7.30CHALL! EGE: Oxford v Wimbledon (at Reading) 7.30
TUESDAY AUGUST 12:PREMIER LEAGUE: Isle of Wight v King's Lynn 7.30
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 13:ELITE LEAGUE KOC: Lakeside v Eastbourne 7.45, Poole v Coventry 7.30PREMIER LEAGUE: King's Lynn v Stoke 7.30PREMIER TROPHY FINAL: Birmingham v Edinburgh 7.45