News Archive - August 2011

MONARCHS LOOKING FOR POINTS

NEWS Wednesday 31st August 2011, 12:37pm

The Scotwaste Monarchs will be looking to perform at their best and pick up three league points when the very useful Scunthorpe team come to Armadale on Friday.

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TRACK COMMENTS FROM DOC BRIDGETT

NEWS Tuesday 30th August 2011, 12:32pm

Alan Bridgett, acknowledged as the UK's top track specialist, has explained the problems faced by the track staff last Friday. These led to dry shale being put on, a heavy track and a poor meeting, not to mention a heavy defeat by Glasgow who coped much better than the Scotwaste Monarchs' riders.

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POINT JUST MISSED IN A GOOD MATCH

NEWS Monday 29th August 2011, 6:50pm

The Bank Holiday entertainment at Scunthorpe was good, but the Scotwaste Monarchs took too long to get into their stride and just missed a point in the final race.

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Glasgow Tigers v Edinburgh Monarchs

REPORT Sunday 28th August 2011, 10:00pm

When your luck?s out, it?s out and there wasn?t much respite on our second visit to Ashfield in three weeks for the phase two fixture.

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TWO INJURIES AT ASHFIELD

NEWS Sunday 28th August 2011, 9:24pm

The Scotwaste Monarchs lost Matthew Wethers and Kyle Howarth in the first six heats at Ashfield today, leaving the other five riders to fight on for an eventual 39-55 defeat.

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Edinburgh Monarchs v Glasgow Tigers

REPORT Friday 26th August 2011, 10:00pm

This was a very bad night for Edinburgh Speedway with a shocking result against their local rivals, and a dreadful, long meeting on a very heavy track.

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Edinburgh Monarchs v Glasgow Tigers

PREVIEW Friday 26th August 2011, 12:00pm

In the words of Billy Connolly: ?It's them again, mammy!? Yes, it's the Glasgow Tigers who revisit Armadale on Friday (7.30), having finally broken a long run of home success for Edinburgh in these derby matches only three weeks ago with a six-point win and three Premier League points.

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A BAD NIGHT AND A BAD DEFEAT

NEWS Friday 26th August 2011, 0:54am

Tonight's meeting was in most respects one of the worst that Edinburgh Speedway fans have ever had to put up with ? poor entertainment, a heavy defeat and a meeting which ran far too long.

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MONARCHS WANT TO DO BETTER

NEWS Tuesday 23rd August 2011, 9:22pm

The Scotwaste Monarchs face Glasgow again at Armadale this Friday, in the knowledge that the Tigers are well on the way to annexing the title Monarchs won last year, and with a determination to show that they are a much better side than the one defeated at home by Glasgow three weeks ago.

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BYRON COMES IN

NEWS Monday 22nd August 2011, 10:32pm

After his excellent performance last Friday, the Scotwaste Monarchs have given Byron Bekker their no. 6 jacket on a permanent basis (subject to the BSPA approving the side).

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