Hopes raised – but dreams shattered

Olly Allen falls on the outside of Rohan Tungate during the second rerun of the opening heat of the

Olly Allen falls on the outside of Rohan Tungate during the second rerun of the opening heat of the Ipswich v Somerset (Play-offs) meeting at Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK on 02 October 2014. Picture: Steve Waller - Credit: Picture: Steve Waller

A third-place finish in the Premier League and a knock-out Cup final appearance, it’s been a decent season for Ipswich Witches. Mike Bacon takes a look at the club’s campaign – and looks ahead to the 2015 season.

Plenty of clubs in the Premier League would have been happy with a third-place finish, an unbeaten home League record and a knock-out cup final appearance in 2014.

Then again, plenty of clubs in the Premier League aren’t Ipswich Witches – one of the big hitters in the sport’s second tier of racing.

For more analysis of the 2014 season dowload our Witches special.


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