Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Diamonds 'Full of Confidence' Speedway

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Diamonds 'Full of Confidence' Speedway

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IT'S going to be a hectic weekend for the Workington riders as they are involved in a Premier League match at the Newcastle Diamonds tomorrow at the unusually early start time of 2pm.

The start time at the former Brough Park, now called the Newcastle Stadium, has been altered because the regular medical cover isn't available with the Sunderland Air Show and the Bobby Robson Charity Football match being on as well, so the Diamonds' promotion have had to look much further afield to get cover and have gone with the best time for them.

Newcastle will ride once again with that new air of confidence which has rested lightly on the side since several changes were made, not least the inclusion of 19-year-old Rene Bach, who has ridden well everywhere he has been, including two fine wins at the notoriously difficult Sheffield track on Thursday.

In Andre Compton, Workington have one of the most successful former Diamonds still riding and his score could be critical to the overall outcome. …

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