Nicholls blast for speedway chiefs

IPSWICH'S budding world champion Scott Nicholls today launched a stinging attack on the speedway authorities.Taking a break from practice for tonight's Czech Republic Grand Prix in Prague, the 25-year-old Ipswich Evening Star Witches skipper blasted those responsible for a big loss of earnings.

By Elvin King

IPSWICH'S budding world champion Scott Nicholls today launched a stinging attack on the speedway authorities.

Taking a break from practice for tonight's Czech Republic Grand Prix in Prague, the 25-year-old Ipswich Evening Star Witches skipper blasted those responsible for a big loss of earnings.

A disastrous campaign, which saw the Witches finish bottom of the Sky Sports Elite League, has led to a premature end to the season at Foxhall Stadium.

"My closed season – my non-earning period – has been stretched to almost seven months," roared Ipswich-born Nicholls.

FULL STORY IN TONIGHT'S EVENING STAR

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter