Rockets sweep into next round of cup

RYE House swept into the second round of the KO Cup on Saturday night.Holding a 47-43 lead from the first leg up in Birmingham, the Rockets destroyed the Brummies 53-37 in Hoddesdon.

RYE House swept into the second round of the KO Cup on Saturday night.

Holding a 47-43 lead from the first leg up in Birmingham, the Rockets destroyed the Brummies 53-37 in Hoddesdon.

Joe Haines warmed up for next weekend's World U21 qualifier at Rye House by reeling off four wins and collecting 15 points.

Rye House scorers: Robert Mear 4 (4 rides), Joe Haines 15 (6), Chris Neath 7+1 (4), Tommy Allen R/R, Linus Sundstrom 9 (5), Luke Bowen 11 (6), Andrew Silver 7+3 (6)

Birmingham scorers: Jason Lyons 11 (5), Richard Sweetman 2+1 (4), Robert Ksiezak 9+1 (5), Ludvig Lindgren 6 (4), Tomasz Piscz 6 (4), Ben Taylor 1 (4), Daniel Halsey 2+1 (4)