Menu
Card image cap

MAX FOR MICHELSEN AS SMEDERNA SEAL SECOND TITLE

Danish racer Mikkel Michelsen roared to a 14 paid 15-point maximum as Smederna sealed their second straight Swedish Elitserien title.

03 / 10 / 2018, 21:09

Danish racer Mikkel Michelsen roared to a 14 paid 15-point maximum as Smederna sealed their second straight Swedish Elitserien title on Wednesday.

The Eskilstuna outfit won the play-off final, second leg 53-37 to see off visitors Dackarna 99-81 on aggregate.

Michelsen was the hero for the hosts with a flawless display, backed up by 13 from SGP 2019 star Niels-Kristian Iversen.

Swedish star Freddie Lindgren and Michael Jepsen Jensen raced to seven paid eights points each.

American icon Greg Hancock was Dackarna's leading scorer on 10 paid 11, with Maciej Janowski notching nine paid 10.

 

Card image cap

PACO'S SON TURNING POINT

Italian champion Paco Castagna admits his Monster Energy FIM Speedway of Nations struggles proved “the turning point” in his 2018 season.

Card image cap

LIONS NAME 2019 SQUAD

Great Britain have named their 2019 squad, featuring last year’s Monster Energy SON heroes Tai Woffinden, Robert Lambert and Craig Cook.

Card image cap

COOK'S 2020 VISION

Great Britain racer Craig Cook insists he feels “the best I have felt for some time” as he bids to realise his “2020 vision”.

Card image cap

GRIN ENJOYING MALILLA LIFE

American legend Greg Hancock says the settled life with Dackarna is bringing out the best in the Malilla men.

Card image cap

DUDEK: SHAPING UP WELL FOR SGP 2019

Polish racer Patryk Dudek declared “I'm in very good shape” as he steps up his comeback from the broken arm that ended his 2018 season.

Card image cap

BJERRE UP FOR MONSTER ENERGY SON CALL

Kenneth Bjerre insists he is ready to race for his country in the Monster Energy SON, despite sitting out this year’s national squad.

Card image cap

FRICKE: MY SGP CHANCE WILL COME

SGP second reserve Max Fricke insists his time will come on the FIM Speedway Grand Prix stage as he eyes a World Championship spot.

Card image cap

VACULIK'S CHAMPION DREAM

Martin Vaculik admitted “I really hope one day I can be the best rider in the world” as he steps up his preparations for SGP 2019.