News Archive - August 2012

ONE WIN AND ONE LOSS IN THE MUD

NEWS Friday 31st August 2012, 11:12pm

On what was one of the least enjoyable nights in 16 years of speedway at Armadale, the Scotwaste Monarchs won one and lost one but did at least manage to move into the all-important sixth Playoff qualifying place in the Premier League table.

Read More

Edinburgh Monarchs v Scunthorpe Scorpions

REPORT Friday 31st August 2012, 10:00pm

The only thing this match is likely to be remembered for is the admirable way that Scunthorpeā€™s young riders went about their business.

Read More

Edinburgh Monarchs v Redcar Bears

REPORT Friday 31st August 2012, 10:00pm

Edinburgh raised their game for the second part of the double header, against a much less committed opposition side.

Read More

Edinburgh Monarchs v Scunthorpe Scorpions

PREVIEW Friday 31st August 2012, 12:00pm

In a speedway season like no other, Edinburgh face a Friday night the likes of which they have never faced before with the Premier League double header visit of both Scunthorpe and Redcar coinciding with the simultaneous loss to injury of the two most potent Monarchs riders.

Read More

SIX POINTS AT STAKE

NEWS Wednesday 29th August 2012, 10:33am

The Scotwaste Monarchs race their first double header of the season at Armadale Stadium on Friday with an earlier start time of 7pm against the formidable opposition of Scunthorpe Scorpions and Redcar Bears.

Read More

WE JUST MISS THE SEMI

NEWS Friday 24th August 2012, 11:47pm

The Scotwaste Monarchs pairing made a good showing in the Premier Pairs at Somerset, only missing a semi-final place in the last few yards of our final heat.

Read More

OUR PL PAIRS PAIR

NEWS Wednesday 22nd August 2012, 12:40pm

With Craig Cook injured, Andrew Tully and Theo Pijper represent the Scotwaste Monarchs in the Premier Pairs at Somerset on Friday.

Read More

NEWCASTLE OFF

NEWS Sunday 19th August 2012, 11:16pm

Newcastle and Edinburgh are both teams who like to give fixtures every chance of going ahead, but the match tonight looked doomed long before the decision finally came, with the track looking like a path of slime as the truck circulated trying to save it.

Read More

DOUBLE INJURY BLOW

NEWS Saturday 18th August 2012, 5:31pm

No sooner have we had confirmation that Craig Cook has broken his left wrist in two places than we receive the further news that Jozsef Tabaka has broken his hand riding in Poland and will be out for four weeks.

Read More

MATTHEW WINS BUT CRAIG GOES DOWN

NEWS Friday 17th August 2012, 11:12pm

Matthew Wethers came through to pip Rory Schlein in the final of his own Testimonial on a light-hearted Armadale night, but on the downside Scotwaste Monarchs' no.1 Craig Cook has a suspected broken wrist after crashing in his second race.

Read More

Next