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Oxford Pip Warriors To Cliff Peasley Trophy In Last Heat Drama


Warriors 30 Cradley 22 Oxford 38


Aggregate: Warriors 97 Cradley 75 Oxford 98


As correctly predicted by several pundits, the destination of the Cliff Peasley Trophy being fought out between the speedway sides representing the Wightlink Warriors, Cradley Heathens and Oxford Cheetahs went right to the wire as the home side and Cheetahs faced off in what turned out to be a crucial and decisive final race.


Warriors came in to the meeting holding a seven point lead over the Cheetahs and fourteen ahead of the Heathens, however the Cheetah’s, impressive leg 2 winners after a disaster in leg 1, looked ominously strong and their team changes certainly came good again as former Warrior Connor Coles took an immaculate five ride m