Taylor-made stuff from Poole

TAYLOR Poole stole the show as The Funky Catering Fen Tigers romped to victory in a thrilling match at West Row.The Aussie whizz kid wowed the fans with superb blasts from the back some against much more experienced opponents to confirm to all that he is a star in the making.

TAYLOR Poole stole the show as The Funky Catering Fen Tigers romped to victory in a thrilling match at West Row.

The Aussie whizz kid wowed the fans with superb blasts from the back some against much more experienced opponents to confirm to all that he is a star in the making.

Team Captain Barrie Evans blasted to a full maximum too in a display of pure class as the Fen Tigers dominated proceedings.

It was not all plain sailing for the home side though as Weymouth put up a good show and pushed them all the way plus they had they had in form James Birkinshaw withdraw from the meeting after two rides due to illness.


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Poole opened with a win in heat 2 but in his second ride could only finish at the back in his next outing but as the track improved so did he and he then produced 5 races from the back rarely seen at the West Row circuit forcing his way through from the back in stunning style showing controlled aggression and ability defying his relative inexperience.

These including beating riders of the calibre of James Cockle and Benji Compton in stunning style and he capped is evening off in fine style slicing through the opposition in fine style to join his skipper Evans for another maximum heat advantage in the final heat.

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Team Manager John Adams said” That was a terrific performance from the boys and another victory for our exciting team, Taylor's performance was stunning and he certainly has a fantastic future in the sport and I was especially pleased for Barrie getting his maximum, he is a fantastic Captain and loves it at Mildenhall”

Mildenhall are next at home this Sunday versus the Isle of Wight with a start time of 4pm.

MILDENHALL 'FEN TIGERS' 51

1. Barrie Evans 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, = 15

2. Ollie Rayson 2*, 1, 0, 0, = 3+1

3. Luke Priest 0, 2*, 0, 3, = 5+1

4. Joe Jacobs 1, 3, 1, 1, = 6

5. James Birkinshaw 3, R, NS, = 3

6. Nick Laurence 2*, 1, 0, = 3+1

7. Taylor Poole 3, 0, 3, 3, 2*, 3, 2*, = 16+2

Team manager; John Adams

WEYMOUTH 'WILDCATS' 39

1. Benji Compton F, 1, 2*, 2, 2, = 7+1

2. Terry Day 1, FD, 2, 1*, 1*, = 5+2

3. Tim Webster 3, 0, 3, 2, 0, 0, = 8

4. James Cockle 2*, 2, 2*, 1*, 2, 1, = 10+3

5. R/R Mark Burrows

6. Lee Smethills R, 2, 3, 1, = 6

7. James White-Williams 1, 1*, 1*, 0, = 3+2

Team manager; Jem Dicken

REFEREE; Paul Carrington

HEAT DETAILS;

Ht 1; Evans, Rayson, Day, Compton (F), 53.1, 5-1

Ht 2; Laurence, Poole, White-Williams, Smethills (R), 53.9 5-1, 10-2

Ht 3; Webster, Cockle, Jacobs, Priest, 53.2, 1-5, 11-7

Ht 4; Birkinshaw, Cockle, White-Williams, Poole, 52.8, 3-3, 14-10

Ht 5; Re-Run; Jacobs, Priest, Compton, Day (FD), 52.4, 5-1, 19-11

Ht 6; Evans, Smethills, Rayson, Webster, 52.0, 4-2, 23-13

Ht 7; Re-Run; Webster, Cockle, Laurence, Birkinshaw (EH, R), 52.3, 1-5, 24-18

Ht 8; Poole, Day, White-Williams, Rayson, 52.4, 3-3, 27-21

Ht 9; Smethills, Compton, Jacobs, Priest, 52.2, 1-5, 28-26

Ht 10; Evans, Webster, Cockle, Rayson, 52.5, 3-3, 31-29

Ht 11; Poole (N), Compton, Day, Webster, 51.7, 3-3, 34-32

Ht 12; Priest, Poole, Smethills, Webster, 51.8, 5-1, 39-33

Ht 13; Evans, Compton, Day, Birkinshaw (NS), 52.2, 3-3, 42-36

Ht 14; Poole (N), Cockle, Jacobs, White-Williams, 52.5, 4-2, 46-38

Ht 15; Evans, Poole, Cockle, Webster, 52.6, 5-1, 51-39

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