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  • Rob Dyer

Speedway Star James Wright Gets It Right On The Night



The Wightlink Warriors hosted the second round of the Island Masters series at Smallbrook Stadium last night and in front of good sized crowd it was Newcastle speedway racer James Wright (pictured) who recorded the fastest time of the night to secure his A final win ahead of classy Edward Kennett, Wightlink Warrior Chad Wirtzfeld and evergreen Tony Atkin.



Wright has been a regular visitor to the Smallbrook track in recent weeks bringing his two young sons to race in the pre-meeting Pee Wee events and he clearly took note of the fastest lines as he collected nine points in the qualification section of the meeting - races that saw both Kennett and Wirtzfeld turn in impressive returns of 12 and 11 respectively.


Come the A Final choice of gate positions was important. First pick went to Atkin who opted for the inside grid, Wright went next and cho