SPEEDWAY News and fixtures

(SPEEDWAY 1)BERWICK confirmed a top-ten finish in the Premier League with a hard-fought48-42 win over Newport in the final meeting of the season at ShielfieldPark.The match went into a last-heat decider with the Wasps just two pointsadrift, but Bandits skipper Lee Complin cut back under Leigh Lanham andKevin Doolan to make sure of the win, and was joined at the front byteam-mate Josef Franc for a 5-1.Berwick boss Ian Rae said: "The lads kept the best till last as did ourskipper who made a cut-back line I've never seen performed before atShielfield on bend one."It was a magnificent Complin move. All the lads rode well and they deservethe win - roll on 2012 with our new Polyfoam fence!"(SPEEDWAY 2)PLYMOUTH extended their winning run at home to nine matches with a 50-43 winover Edinburgh - with skipper Ben Barker collecting yet another maximum.Barker rode despite a wrist injury and teamed up with Ricky Wells for a 5-1in Heat 15 which ensured all three points for the Devils in a meetingdelayed due to power failures.Promoter Mike Bowden said: "There had been so much rain during the week anda lot of water had found its way into the system. Our thanks are due to thesupporters for their patience and also to the riders and officials forenabling us to complete the meeting once the electrical problem had beenresolved."It was another tremendous performance against a very strong Edinburgh team,who are former league champions. Ben once again led the team superbly withsome excellent support by Ricky."(FIXTURES)SATURDAY OCTOBER 29:PREMIER LEAGUE: Newport v Edinburgh 6pm, Workington v Plymouth 6.30pm,Workington v Plymouth (follows previous fixture)SUNDAY OCTOBER 30:PREMIER LEAGUE: Workington v Edinburgh 3pm NATIONAL LEAGUE: Newport vScunthorpe 6pm ACE OF HERTS: Rye House 6pm JUNIOR GOLDEN HELMET: Glasgow 3pmMONDAY OCTOBER 31:PREMIER LEAGUEWorkington v Plymouth, 7pm


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