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Speedway: Bears In Derby Win

  Redcar Ecco Finishing Bears continued their recent good form, with a fine 52-38 win over local rivals Newcastle at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night. The Bears started slowly on the night, and were down 1 rider after Mikkel B Andersen took a nasty fall in heat 2. He spun round on bend 3 whilst leading, and great riding by both Matthew Wethers and Carl Wilkinson to lay their bikes down helped avoid any further injuries to the Dane. After 5 heats the Diamonds led by 4 points, ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Newcastle Preview

  Redcar Ecco Finishing Supplies Bears this week play host to their nearest rivals, as the Newcastle Diamonds make the short journey to the Media Prima Arena on Thursday (7:30pm start). The Bears will be looking to build on their thrilling 45-44 win over Workington last Thursday, in their quest to avoid finishing bottom of the league. The Bears currently sit 1 place, and 2 points above Sheffield with 1 meeting in hand so will be looking for a win to give them a bit of breathing ....


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Speedway: Bears Win In Last Heat Thriller

On a thrilling night at the Media Prima Arena, Redcar Ecco Finishing Supplies Bears got the 3-3 they needed in a last heat decider to beat a strong Workington side 45-44. Praise must go to the track staff, and all 14 riders for giving it a go after a heavy rain shower around 5pm gave the track a good soaking. The Bears started off like a house and fire, and were eight points up after 3 heats. The Comets fought back well, and going into heat 8 were just two points behind before a ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Sheffield Preview

This Thursday sees the Redcar Ecco finishing Supplies Bears make the trip down to Sheffield to take on the Tigers, before hosting them in the return leg at the Media Prima Arena on Friday night (both 7:30pm starts). It is a changed Redcar lineup, with Finnish star Nike Lunna making his Bears debut tonight, replacing Tobias Busch in the lineup. Team manager Jade Mudgway is happy to have the Finn is the side: \"I like Nike\'s give it all racing style and it very much fits with what we ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Ipswich Preview

Redcar Ecco Finishing Supplies Bears look to get back to winning ways, as they host the Ipswich Witches at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night (7:30pm start).   The Bears struggled in their last home meeting, losing heavily against Edinburgh, although they restored some pride last Thursday with an excellent point away at this weeks visitors Ipswich. Bears manager Jade Mudgway was pleased with his sides efforts on the night:   \"Last Thursday, we were away at Ipswich, where we ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Edinburgh Preview

Redcar \'Ecco Finishing Supplies\' Bears will look to make it 2 home wins on the bounce, as they take on the Edinburgh Monarchs at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night (7:30pm start). New team boss Jade Mudgway kept up his 100% record of victories as team manager last week, and will hoping to keep that going against a strong Edinburgh side who finished second in the recent Championship Fours at Redcar. Mudgway admits management was never something he would end up doing: ....


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Speedway: Bears Defeat Scorpions

Redcar \'Ecco Finishing Supplies\' Bears enjoyed a good night at home against Scunthorpe on Thursday night, running out 52-38 winners at the Media Prima Arena. It was a solid all round effort from the Bears, but it was at reserve where the meeting was really won. Man of the meeting Mikkel B Andersen rode superbly for his 15 points, and was supported well by Jordan Stewart with 9+3. Every Bear, apart from the very unfortunate Tobias Busch who had to withdraw after an awkward looking ....


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Battling Bears Fall To Defeat

  Despite a battling performance, the Redcar \'Ecco Finishing Supplies\' Bears fell to a 48-42 defeat at home to Peterborough on Thursday night.  Dimitri Berge was the star for the Bears, with the flying Frenchman notching 4 heat wins on his way to a 12 point total. There were also battling performances from the Bears two guests, with Aaron Summers scoring 10 and Josh Auty 7+2. The Panthers were led excellently by Michael Palm Toft, who roared to a 17 point score, only ....


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Redcar V Sheffield Preview Plus A New Signing!

  Redcar \'ECCO Finishing Supplies\' Bears host the Sheffield Tigers in KO Cup action on Friday this week, with a new face in the line-up! After releasing Theo Pijper earlier in the week, Danish star Thomas Jorgensen comes into the line-up to replace him, subject to BSPA approval being granted. Jorgensen is a rider who normally goes well round the Media Prima Arena, and co-promoter Jitendra Duffill is happy to bring him into the team: \"I have brought in Thomas Jorgensen which ....


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Speedway: Bears Fall To Disappointing Defeat

  Redcar \'ECCO Finishing Supplies\' Bears fell to a disappointing 53-37 defeat to Lakeside at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night. In what was very much a meeting of two halves, the Bears started off on fire - with two 5-1\'s in the opening two heats. That was as good as it got for the Bears though, and despite keeping it close till heat 8 fell apart in the second half of the meeting against a strong Lakeside team. Indeed, Jordan Stewarts heat win in heat 8 was the last win ....


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Redcar V Lakeside Preview

  Following on from last week\'s thrilling win over Glasgow, the Redcar \'ECCO Finishing Supplies\' Bears take on Championship new boys the Lakeside Hammers at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night (7:30pm start). Last week\'s victory was a much needed boost for the Bears, with Jordan Stewart in particular having a fine night at reserve. Both Stewart and Mikkel B Andersen have been improving as the season goes on, and co-promoter Jitendra Duffill is delighted with the progress ....


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Speedway: Bears Host Two Meetings In Three Days

    This week sees Redcar host two meetings in just three days with the annual Julie Lewis Memorial meeting on Thursday at 7:30pm and a round of the British Youth Championship on Saturday at 2pm. Thursday’s meeting being a rearranged fixture some riders are now unavailable including some Bears riders but there’s still an attractive line-up with Ty Proctor and Thomas Jorgensen added to the field along with some new visitors to the Media Prima Arena in Max Ruml ....


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Speedway: Redcar Fall To Heavy Home Defeat

  Redcar \'ECCO Finishing Supplies\' Bears fell to their second successive home defeat, losing to a strong Scunthorpe side 54-36 on Thursday night. On a tough night for the Bears, the away side got their noses in front after 3 heats and never looked back. The Bears only managed 4 heat wins, with German star Tobias Busch getting two of those on his way to a 9 point score. Ben Barker rode hard for his 8+3 score, with Matej Kus and Jonas B Andersen getting the other heat wins for the ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Sheffield Preview

Redcar \'ECCO Finishing Supplies\' Bears go into this week’s double clash with Sheffield hoping to put one over a strong looking Tigers side. The Bears travel to Sheffield on Thursday evening, before hosting the Tigers On Friday evening at the Media Prima Arena (7:30pm starts). After a pleasing win over Newcastle last Thursday night, the Bears came crashing down to earth with defeats at Lakeside and the return at Newcastle. And whilst Duffill was pleased with his sides efforts in the ....


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Bears In Dominant Derby Win

Redcar \'Ecco Finishing Supplies\' Bears won the Tees-Tyne battle on Thursday night, with a dominant 58-32 victory against Newcastle at the Media Prima Arena. The meeting started off very closely, with guest Kevin Doolan giving the visitors an early lead with a win in heat 1. That heat provided the Diamonds with their only heat advantage of the night however, and it was not long before the Bears had their noses in front. Once in the lead, there was only really one winner as the ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Newcastle Preview

Redcar \'ECCO Finishing Supplies\' Bears will be looking to finally get their home season underway on Thursday night, when they take on the Newcastle Diamonds in Championship Shield action (7:30pm start). After a frustrating couple of rain-offs, the current forecast is looking much better for this week and we should see some speedway at the Media Prima Arena! The Bears fell to defeat on Sunday away at Peterborough, but co-promoter and team manager Jitendra Duffill ....


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Redcar Speedway Are Delighted To Confirm That Matej Kus, Jordan Stewart And Tobias Busch Will Complete The 2018 Bears Team.

Matej is of course well known to Redcar fans after his previous spell with the club, and the popular Czech will start on a 7.64 average. Matej sat out last season with an injury but spent the 2016 season with our good friends up at Newcastle. Bears team manager and co-promoter Jitendra Duffill is pleased to have him back in the ranks: “Last time Matej raced for us he won rider of the year, and I’m very confident that he will do a great job. He is ultra-excited to be back and I ....


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Barker Delighted To Return To Redcar

Ben Barker will again lead Redcar’s Championship assault when the tapes rise on the 2018 speedway season next March. The return of the popular Cornishman to the Media Prima Arena was confirmed to an expectant audience in the SG Petch Bears trackside bar on Thursday and greeted with universal approval. “I think the supporters would have lynched me had we not had made sure Ben came back,” stressed team boss Jitendra Duffill. “He was such a big favourite and the only ....


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Speedway: Wright Wins Silver Helmet

On a wet night at the Media Prima Arena, home favourite Charles Wright took a well deserved victory as he won the Teesside Silver Helmet on Thursday night. On what had been a nice day on Teesside, a heavy downpour an hour before the start of the meeting, and some drizzle throughout the first 8 heats contributed to a tricky surface for the start of the meeting. Terry the Track and his staff did a superb job to get the meeting on, and full credit to every single rider who got on with ....


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Speedway: Teesside Silver Helmet

This evening (Thursday 14th) see\'s the running of the Teesside Silver Helmet at the Media Prima Arena, one of the oldest running individual meetings in Speedway. This year’s event is kindly sponsored by Keith Miller of Ecco Finishing Supplies.  The meeting will be ran over 20 qualifying heats, with the top two going direct to the final and places 3-6 into the semi final. A competitive line-up has certainly been put together for this meeting, with one-time GP rider and a ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Sheffield Preview

Redcar SG Petch Bears will be looking to make it 4 home wins on the bounce, as they look for revenge against the Sheffield Tigers at the Media Prima Arena on Friday (7:30pm start). The Bears were comfortable winners over Ipswich last Thursday, and co-promoter Jitendra Duffill is pleased to see his side begin to dominate at home: “I\'m starting to see us stamp our authority on the Media Prima Arena for the first time in years. We asked Terry the Track to make a couple of ....


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Speedway: Redcar Move To Fourth With Comfortable Win

Redcar SG Petch Bears moved into fourth place in the table, and piled the pressure on Edinburgh, with a comfortable 55-37 win over Ipswich at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night. Bears skipper Ben Barker was again the star of the show with a superb 16+1, but it was a solid effort from the whole side with all 6 riders scoring at least a paid win. The meeting started well for the Bears with Barker and Ellis Perks scoring a 5-1 in the first heat. Three shared heats followed before the ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Ipswich Preview

Redcar SG Petch Bears will be looking to keep the pressure on the top 4, as they take on high-flying Ipswich at the Media Prima Arena tonight (Thursday) 7:30pm start. The Bears kept their challenge going with an important win over fourth placed Edinburgh last week, and boss Jitendra Duffill was delighted with all seven of his side:  “We got off to a great start last week and it makes things so much easier when we don\'t give the opposition a head start. Edinburgh ....


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Speedway: Bears Keep Play-off Hopes Alive

Redcar SG Petch Bears kept their play-off hopes alive with a comfortable 52-41 win over fourth placed Edinburgh Monarchs at the Media Prima Arena on Thursday night. The Bears started the meeting superbly, with three 5-1\'s in the opening three heats to give them a commanding lead.  The Monarchs fought back however, with a Ricky Wells winning a tactical ride in heat 7 to bring the score back to within 5. That was as close as Edinburgh got however, with the Bears extending the ....


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Speedway: Redcar V Edinburgh Preview

Redcar SG Petch Bears will be looking for a repeat of last week’s thriller against Glasgow, as they take on the Edinburgh Monarchs at the Media Prima Arena on tonight (7:30pm). With a depleted side last week, not many people will have predicted the Bears to come out on top, and Bears manager Jitendra Duffill was on cloud 9 after the meeting. He was delighted with the whole side, but in particular Jason Garrity and Ben Barker in heats 13 and 15: “What a night that was ....


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