Special tournament to close speedway season

MILDENHALL Fen Tigers will bring the speedway season to a spectacular close on Sunday when the club hosts a special four-team tournament. The hosts will be riding alongside a Peterborough team, a Boston past and present side and a Giles East Anglian Selec

MILDENHALL Fen Tigers will bring the speedway season to a spectacular close on Sunday when the club hosts a special four-team tournament.

The hosts will be riding alongside a Peterborough team, a Boston past and present side and a Giles East Anglian Select team.

The Tigers top four: Shaun Tacey, Tomas Suchanek, Jason King and Paul Fry will test their skills against Elite League, Grand Prix, Premier League and Conference League riders.

A special race will also see Mildenhall team manager Laurence Rogers take on well-known King's Lynn presenter Mike Bennett. There be a fireworks display at 6.30pm.

The event will be in aid of the Garry Stead Appeal Fund, which is raising money to pay for a wheelchair for the paralysed former Stoke rider.

The riders' parade starts at 4.15pm and racing will be from 4.30pm.