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Pirates News

AMBITIOUS: Pirates promoter Matt Ford

Speedway: Home form crucial to top spot bid says Pirates chief Ford


Speedway: Ford hopes Darcy average does not create 2016 headache

AUSSIE ACE: Pirates charger Dakota North

Speedway: Gamer North keen to push aside Duty call for more meetings

SEMI-FINAL EXIT: Pirates number one Chris Holder

Speedway Grand Prix: Holder and Janowski miss out on Malilla final

VIEWPOINT: Triple world champion Greg Hancock

Speedway Grand Prix star Hancock: Pirates skipper Janowski could win world title "sooner rather than later"

GRAND PRIX STAR: Pirates number one Chris Holder

Speedway: Set-ups crucial for Holder in Grand Prix tilt

D-DAY: Matt Ford

Speedway: Swindon showdown could be last chance for Poole Pirates

CONSISTENCY CALL: Neil Middleditch

Speedway: Middleditch happy to hit play-offs with current team

COVENTRY CLAIMS: Gordon Pairman (left)

UPDATED Speedway: Poole Pirates co-promoter Pairman refutes Coventry statement

Speedway: Paul Starke targets 2016 berth at Poole Pirates

Speedway: Paul Starke targets 2016 berth at Poole Pirates

NOT HAPPY: Poole Pirates promoter Matt Ford

Speedway: Matt Ford furious over Poole Pirates' mauling at Wolves

CHAMPION: Poole skipper Maciej Janowski earned his first Grand Prix win in Latvia on Saturday

Speedway: Grand Prix exploits of Janowski and Holder will help Pirates' cause says Middleditch

WINNER: Maciej Janowski

Speedway Grand Prix: Poole Pirates ace Maciej Janowski secures maiden win in Latvia

RIVALS: Neil Middleditch, left, and Gary Havelock

Speedway: Fined Bees robbed the public in Brandon clash says Middleditch

BACK ON TRACK: Poole Pirates ace Chris Holder

Speedway: Adjustments help Chris Holder call the tune for Poole Pirates

POOLE TEAM BOSS: Neil Middleditch

Speedway: Pirates' win at Coventry is upheld after SCB summit with Bees

RELIEF: Paul Starke has praised Swindon's Lewis Rose

Speedway: Pirates reserve Paul Starke hails Swindon's Lewis Rose over spill


Speedway: I'm still a Pirate in my heart says Ward

TURBO TWINS: Darcy Ward with Chris Holder

Chris Holder: Darcy Ward will boost Swindon but Poole Pirates 'look pretty unbeatable'


Speedway: Promoter Ford favoured Lakeside switch for Darcy

SIDELINED: Swindon's Nick Morris

Speedway: Hans to guest against Pirates in place of Morris

ROSTRUM FINISH: Chris Holder, left (Picture: Dave Fairbrother)

Speedway: Holder's Grand Prix position no longer weighs heavy on his shoulders

DUO: Alun Rossiter, left, with Darcy Ward

Speedway: Swindon new boy Ward set to make debut at Leicester

STAR-KE OF THE SHOW: Poole Pirates reserve Paul Starke

Speedway: Middleditch hails Poole Pirates for pushing on in Lakeside blitz

PIRATES PROMOTERS: Gordon Pairman, left, with Matt Ford, centre, and Giles Hartwell

Speedway: Pirates co-promoter Pairman keen to avoid conflict of interest in Coventry hearing


Speedway: Swindon loanee Darcy Ward predicts Poole return in 2016

HOME HARDSHIP: Darcy Ward (left) and Neil Middleditch

Speedway: Darcy Ward's Swindon switch 'a kick in the teeth' for Neil Middleditch


Speedway: Middleditch warns Poole Pirates to beware of wounded Howarth

TEAMING UP: Swindon boss Alun Rossiter with Darcy Ward

Speedway: Swindon confirm loan capture of Poole Pirates asset Darcy Ward

OFF: But where to? Darcy Ward has completed his loan move from Poole Pirates

Speedway: Darcy Ward's decision is made...

PODIUM FINISH: Pirates' Chris Holder

Speedway Grand Prix: Holder was not fully fit for silver medal charge

CHAMPION: Maciej Janowski

UPDATED Speedway: Ford proud as Maciej Janowski wins Polish Championship

ROSTRUM: Chris Holder, left, with champion Niels-Kristian Iversen, centre, and Peter Kildemand (Picture: Dave Fairbrother)

Speedway Grand Prix: Silver lining for Holder over podium finish

TOUGH START: Maciej Janowski tweeted about his transport troubles

Speedway Grand Prix: Luckless Maciej Janowski doesn't blame breakdown

GRAND PRIX STAR: Pirates number one Chris Holder

Speedway Grand Prix: Flying Holder second in Cardiff

BACKING: Chris Holder says Maciej Janowski can make the top eight

Speedway Grand Prix: Holder tips Janowski for top-eight spot


Speedway: Poole Pirates "have not dictated to" Swindon target Darcy Ward says Ford

WARNING: Pirates team manager Neil Middleditch

Speedway: Pirates team boss Middleditch warns against complacency

RYBNIK-BOUND: Pirates star Kacper Gomolski

Speedway Grand Prix qualifying: Gomolski secures Grand Prix Challenge spot


Speedway: Darcy Ward understood to be seeking visa for Swindon switch

LIFTED: Aussie charger Dave Watt is keen to maintain his recent flying form for Pirates

Speedway: Pirates star Watt desperate to boost heat-15 tally

SWINDON BOUND? Poole Pirates asset Darcy Ward

Speedway: Darcy Ward understood to be on the cusp of shock Swindon loan move

RIVAL BOSSES: Neil Middleditch, left, and Gary Havelock (Picture: Richard Crease)

Speedway: Coventry boss Havelock keen on title-decider with Pirates

STARLET: Somerset Rebels ace Brady Kurtz (Picture: Colin Burnett)

Speedway: Up-and-coming star Brady Kurtz flattered by Poole Pirates interest

VIEWPOINT: Pirates charger Chris Holder

Speedway: Pirates star Holder blasts Pedersen over Hancock spill

VIEWPOINT: Neil Middleditch feels Coventry should take their home defeat to Pirates earlier this month on the chin

Speedway: Pirates boss Middleditch riled by Coventry bid to restage clash

SIGNED UP: Czech star Vaclav Milik

Speedway: Pirate asset Milik joins title-chasers King's Lynn

RIVALS: Coventry team manager Gary Havelock, left, with Pirates boss Neil Middleditch

Speedway: Boss Havelock backs Coventry bid for Wimborne Road double

AUSSIE ACE: Chris Holder

WATCH: Holder plays peacemaker as ex-Pirate Hancock sees red in Sweden


Speedway: Promoter Ford talks up Janowski and Holder threat

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