Edinburgh Monarchs will face Workington Comets in the first of the KO Cup speedway semi-finals. The first leg will take place at Armadale this Friday, with the deciding leg at Derwent Park 24 hours later.
Edinburgh Monarchs’ play-off hopes now lie outwith their hands but team manager Alex Harkess has stressed how important it is to ensure they see off Berwick Bandits tonight at Armadale in their final league match of the regular season.
Edinburgh Monarchs’ play-off hopes will all depend on whether they can take something out of tonight’s derby encounter against fellow aspirants Glasgow Tigers at Ashfield Stadium, according to Monarchs team manager Alex Harkess.
Edinburgh Monarchs soared into third place in the Championship table and took another step towards their goal of reaching the play-offs with a resounding 65-25 victory over Workington Comets at Armadale tonight, a result nobody had predicted.
Edinburgh Monarchs took another step towards the end-of-season speedway play-offs with a comprehensive and deserved victory over local rivals Glasgow Tigers in Friday night’s Championship League derby encounter at Armadale.
Edinburgh Monarchs displayed scant mercy to Sheffield Tigers and bared their claws to run out comfortable 54-36 winners in their Championship League clash at Armadale Stadium last night to keep alive their play-off hopes.
Aussie rider Josh Pickering has warned that Edinburgh Monarchs’ vital Championship clash against lowly defending champions Sheffield Tigers at Armadale tonight could be a banana skin waiting to happen.