Bikes: SPEEDWAY News and Fixtures

SAT August 30, 2008

(SPEEDWAY 1)

LAKESIDE are on the verge of making two new signings in a bid to rescuetheir Elite League title dream.The Hammers have been devastated by a catalogue of injuries close to thePlay-offs and positive talks have taken place with riders.Manager Jon Cook said: "We have a plan to see us through to the Play-offs.Westill have work to do to finish in the top two." (SPEEDWAY 2)

BELLE Vue skipper Charlie Gjedde reckons his side are in good shape to avoida relegation scrap.The Dane, who scored a maximum in the mid-week win over Wolverhampton, istargeting home wins in their remaining meetings to stay out of the bottomtwo.He said: "It was a great win over Wolverhampton after losing there on Mondayand if we keep it going at home we'll be fine."

(FIXTURE PICTURE)

SATURDAY AUGUST 30:

ELITE LEAGUE KOC: Eastbourne v Lakeside 7.30 PREMIER LEAGUE: Berwick vSomerset 7pm, Rye House v Birmingham 7pm, Stoke v Edinburgh 7.30, Workingtonv Glasgow 7pm CONFERENCE LEAGUE: Weymouth v Buxton 7.15

SUNDAY AUGUST 31:

PREMIER LEAGUE: Glasgow v Berwick 4pm, Mildenhall v Reading 4.30, Newcastlev Rye House 6.30 CONFERENCE TROPHY FINAL: Boston v Plymouth 7pm

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 1:

SKY SPORTS ELITE LEAGUE: Belle Vue v Coventry 7.30, Peterborough v Swindon7.30, Wolverhampton v Ipswich 7.30 PREMIER LEAGUE: Reading v Scunthorpe 7.30

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 2:

PREMIER LEAGUE: Isle of Wight v Stoke 7.30 WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 3:PREMIER LEAGUE: Birmingham v Somerset 7.45, King's Lynn v Isle of Wight 7.30