Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Brough Justice for the Tigers; SPEEDWAY

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Brough Justice for the Tigers; SPEEDWAY

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AFTER a disappointing 49-40 defeat at Glasgow on Sunday, the Newcastle Diamonds welcomed the Tigers to Brough Park last night for a revenge return match, and it was a Diamond who took three of the first four heat wins.

the hosts were 15-ahead after a great heat four won by Tigers skipper Aaron Summers.

In heat five, Tigers' Steve Lawson shot from the gate to roar away for a win in a shared 3-3, taking the score to 18-12.

After a lengthy delay for track work heat six concluded - a 4-2 to Newcastle won well by guest Ryan Fisher.

But come heat seven Richie Worrall lost his footing and slowed down coming off the fourth bend, causing Ben Barker to stall with Arthur Sissis hitting him from behind.

The referee called a re-run, in which Worrall made the gate but was passed at speed by Barker on the third bend, only for the Diamond to instantly retake the lead in a 4-to put Newcastle 10 ahead. …

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