SPEEDWAY news and fixtures

(SPEEDWAY 1)

LAKESIDE are looking to Monday's play-off semi-final against Swindon as thechance for revenge for their only home defeat of the season.Recent Robins signing Jurica Pavlic scored a sensational 21-point maximum asthe Robins snatched a shock Purfleet victory.Hammers boss Jon Cook said: "Swindon was the club we wanted. It's our chanceto prove our credentials in the most important fixture this club has everfaced."

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KING'S Lynn have signed 16-year old hot Australian prospect Darcy Ward forthe 2009 season.Ward impressed amongst strong opposition during Wednesday's Pride of theEast event at the Norfolk Arena.Co-promoter Jonathan Chapman said: "We see as much potential in him as wesaw with Troy Batchelor a few years ago. After Wednesday's showing, he'll bea fantastic asset." 

(FIXTURES)

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27:

PREMIER LEAGUE: Stoke v Isle of Wight 7.30

PREMIER LEA GUE KO CUP:Workington v Edinburgh 7pm

BORDERNAPOLIS: Berwick 7pm

CONFERENCE LEAGUE RIDERS' CHAMPIONSHIP: Rye House 7pm

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 28:

PREMIER LEAGUE: Mildenhall v Stoke 4.30

PREMIER TROPHY FINAL: Birmingham v Edinburgh 6pm

ASHFIELD CLASSIC: Glasgow 4pm

INDIVIDUAL OPEN: Newcastle 5.30

CONFERENCE LEAGUE: Sittingbourne v Rye House 12pm

CONFERENCE LEAGUE KO CUP: Boston v Scunthorpe 7pm

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 29:

ELITE LEAGUE PLAY-OFF SEMI-FINALS: Poole v Ipswich 7.30, Lakeside v Swindon7.30

SKY SPORTS ELITE LEAGUE: Belle Vue v Coventry 7.30

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 1:YOUNG SHIELD 1st leg: Birmingham v Berwick 7.45