Bartosz Zmarzlik won the first round of FIM Speedway Grand Prix 2022, which was held in Gorican earlier today. Four permanent participants of SGP are also permanent riders of this year's Speedway Euro Championship series. Mikkel Michelsen took third place.
Bartosz Smektala won the qualifying round for the SEC Challenge held in Stralsund. Kai Huckenbeck, Timo Lahti, Fredrik Jakobsen and Rasmus Jensen also advanced to the final round.
Unia Leszno won the opening match of this weekend PGE Ekstraliga' round. The hosts defeated Arged Malesa Ostrów 56:34. Piotr Pawlicki was one of the most high scoring riders.
The qualifying rounds for the SEC Challenge, which will determine the participants in this year's Individual European Championship will begin this week. The first of them will take place in Stralsund.
Włókniarz Częstochowa won in Ostrów 30:24 (the match was abandoned after nine races), while Apator Toruń lost to Stal Gorzów 43:47. In both meetings there were the SEC 2022 participants - Leon Madsen and Patryk Dudek.
The third round of PGE Ekstraliga has started. In the league clash, Sparta Wrocław lost to Unia Leszno 44:46. In the opening match, Motor Lublin defeated GKM Grudziądz. Both meetings featured regular participants of SEC 2022 - Daniel Bewley, Mikkel Michelsen and Piotr Pawlicki.
Both Sunday PGE Ekstraliga matches were very close. Unia Leszno tied with Stal Gorzów 45:45, and Motor Lublin, thanks to the victory in the last race, defeated Włókniarz Częstochowa 47:43. The key roles in these meetings played participants of SEC 2022 - Leon Madsen, Mikkel Michelsen and Piotr Pawlicki.
Apator Toruń reached for the first league victory in this season. At Motoarena, the hosts defeated the team from Ostrow 55:35. The leader was the bronze medalist of SEC 2021, Patryk Dudek.
Thursday's tournament in Fjelsted was the first stage for the Danes to compete for places in the Speedway Euro Championship 2022. We have met the three riders who will take part in the qualifying rounds.
In the match ending the 1st round of PGE Ekstraliga, Sparta Wrocław defeated Apator Toruń 59:31. Two regular participants of SEC 2022 - Daniel Bewley and Patryk Dudek took part in the competition.
The PGE Ekstriga rivalry has begun. Both matches were won by the guests, and the main roles were played by the regular participants of the SEC 2022 cycle - Mikkel Michelsen, Leon Madsen and Piotr Pawlicki.
Andzejs Lebedevs is the only Speedway Euro Championship winner who did not win a single round of the competition in the season he became champion. His high scoring and consistent form made the Latvian take home the trophy for the 2017 Individual European Champion.