SPEEDWAY News and Fixtures

(SPEEDWAY 1)SHEFFIELD skipper Andre Compton insists he will need to up his game for the Premier League Riders' Championship on his own track later this month.Compton represents the Owlerton club on Sunday, September 21 in a field which also includes a former World Champion and three current World Cup stars.He said: "I'm not at my best and it's going to be a really hard meeting, it's a massive line-up."LINE-UP: Jason Bunyan (Isle of Wight), Sebastian Truminski (Mildenhall), Tai Woffinden (Rye House),  Jason Doyle (Somerset), Andre Compton (Sheffield), Adrian Rymel (Berwick), William Lawson (Edinburgh), Jason King (Newcastle), Ulrich Ostergaard (Reading), Daniel Nermark (Workington), Jason Lyons (Birmingham), Kevin Doolan (King's Lynn), Magnus Karlsson (Scunthorpe),Ben Barker (Stoke), Gary Havelock (Redcar).(SPEEDWAY 2)ELITE League title hopefuls Poole are sweating on the fitness of Davey Watt after he crashed out of the 47-43 defeat at Peterborough on Monday.Watt's right foot collided with Lukas Dryml's back wheel in a dramatic incident and he will have x-rays in a Poole hospital.Pirates boss Neil Middleditch said: "We're hoping it's nothing too serious but the swelling was quite bad by the end of the night."


TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 9:PREMIER LEAGUE: Isle of Wight v Somerset 7.30

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 10:SKY SPORTS ELITE LEAGUE: Lakeside v Belle Vue 7.45, Poole v Ipswich 7.30 PREMIER LEAGUE: Birmingham v Rye House 7.45, King's Lynn v Reading 7.30

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 11:SKY SPORTS ELITE LEAGUE: Ipswich v Lakeside 7.30 PREMIER LEAGUE: Redcar v Edinburgh 7.30, Sheffield v Somerset 7.45UNDER-23 TEST: England v Australia, Swindon 7.30FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 12:PREMIER LEAGUE: Edinburgh v Newcastle 7.30, Scunthorpe v Rye House 7.30UNDER-23 TEST: England v Australia, Somerset 7.30 CONFERENCE LEAGUE: Boston v Weymouth 7.30CHALLENGE: Plymouth v Bristol 7.30