Michel Haertel will start as a wild card in second round of EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U-21 World Championship, which will take place on September 4th in Gustrow. How will German ride against best juniors in the world?
Alexander Woentin couldn’t be glad after first round in Poznań. The youngest rider in cycle scored only 3 points and finished on 16th position.
Brady Kurtz and Jack Holder have had recently some good weeks on speedway tracks. Both, because of mishaps, got signed in Polish PGE Ekstraliga and thanks to their results, became instant sensations of this year's fight for the Polish Championship title. Rising form of Australians put them among the favourites to win the second round of Individual Junior World Championship, which will take place in Güstrow.
German Michael Hartel received a wild card for second round of EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U-21 World Championship, which will take place on September 8th in Gustrow. Track reserve will be Dominik Moser and Lukas Baumann
It was definitely not a good meeting for French rider. Dimitri Berge was 12th in the first round of EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U21 World Championship 2017, which took place in Poznań. Rider from Marmande got the engine's failure twice, while standing under a tape.
Robert Lambert is one of the unluckiest riders of the first round of EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U21 World Championship, which took place in Poznań. British rider started this round from three wins, however his fall in heat no.5 got him injured, which made him be unable to race effectively in latter heats.
Maksym Drabik won the first round of EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U21 World Championship 2017 in Poznań after gathering maximum points. Despite a 6-point advantage over Bartosz Smektała and Max Fricke, "Torres" is keeping calm. - Six points is not a big advantage, can be lost in two heats - Drabik says.
Maksym Drabik won EKO-DIR FIM Speedway World Championship round in Poznań with full 21 points. Podium was completed by Bartosz Smektała and Jevgeniy Kostygov.
Globally broadcast of Eko-Dir FIM Speedway U21 World Championship 2017 in Poznań is available throug YouTube streaming.
Jevgenijs Kostigovs is the only Latvian in this year's line up of EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U21 World Championship. Rider of Lokomotiv Daugavpils got promoted to the main tournament after the semi-final in Eskilstuna, where he was 2nd with 13 points gathered.
Official practice, planned at 10 AM, before the inauguration of EKO-DIR Fim Speedway U21 World Championship, was cancelled due to jury's decision.
On Sunday, July 23rd in Poznań, the best U-21 riders will start their fight for in EKO-DIR FIM Speedway U-21 World Championship cycle in Poznań.