Scorpions reach for the Sky

SCUNTHORPE'S first-ever televised meeting was a huge success as the Scorpions and Sheffield produced some thrilling action.The home side deservedly ran out winners with Magnus Karlsson unbeaten, although the 57-38 scoreline did not do justice to the Tigers' efforts.

SCUNTHORPE'S first-ever televised meeting was a huge success as the Scorpions and Sheffield produced some thrilling action.

The home side deservedly ran out winners with Magnus Karlsson unbeaten, although the 57-38 scoreline did not do justice to the Tigers' efforts.

Scunthorpe promoter Rob Godfrey said: "It's been five years of hard work to get to this stage. It just shows the quality of racing we get here week in, week out."