Gleb Chugunov is the biggest young star in russian speedway. 19-year old rider, due to bad injury, started in only one round of U21 World Championship 2018. In Pardubice he scored 7 points and won one race. Ufortunately, he couldn’t take part in competitions in Daugavpils and Leszno.
Young Russian stressed that due injury, he didn’t pepare for U21 World Championship as hard as he would.
- I rode in only one competition, so it was just a having fun, not riding seriously. In Pardubice took part last round of the cycle, so I hadn’t any chances to make a good result – said Chugunov.
19-year old rider has a very ambitious plan for next year.
- I want to finish in top 5. For sure, I’m able to do so. I hope, that next year I won’t have as much bad luck and I will have an option to make a great success. I can be the best and win the cycle, so I want it – he said.
Gleb Chugunov is known as a rider who is making a show. Very bad injury didn’t change it – he’s still fighting as a lion. He can be one of the best U21 riders in the world. It seems that everybody should watch his career. Furhtermore, his idol is Emil Saytutdinov, who also is riding in very dangerous way.