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  • Knockout Cup Final 1st Leg Preview: Peterborough v Ipswich

    Knockout Cup Final 1st Leg Preview: Peterborough v Ipswich

    Saturday 21st October 2017

    The ‘Tru7.com’ Witches face local rivals Peterborough Panthers in the Knockout Cup final with the first leg at the East of England Arena & Events Centre on Sunday (5.00pm). The Witches confirmed their place in the final after beating Championship champions Sheffield last week and were awaiting the winners of the semi-final between Glasgow and Peterborough. The Suffolk side were made...

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  • Report: Riders Individual Championship

    Report: Riders Individual Championship

    Sunday 15th October 2017

    ‘Tru7.com’ Witches captain Danny King scored six points at the Riders Individual Championship at Glasgow on Saturday, which was not enough to progress to the semi-final. King, who has been suffering from illness all week and has endured a busy schedule, made the long trip north and battled to six points from five rides. Berwick’s Nick Morris won on the night...

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  • Preview: Championship Riders Individual

    Preview: Championship Riders Individual

    Friday 13th October 2017

    ‘Tru7.com’ Witches captain Danny King completes a busy week in Scotland with the Championship Riders Individual event at Glasgow on Saturday (7.00pm). The Witches skipper has been drawn at number five. The competition moves away from its familiar home at Sheffield to Glasgow in 2017 after Simon Stead won last year’s title on home soil as the Witches’ sole representative King...

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  • Hawkins: We want a trophy for our efforts

    Hawkins: We want a trophy for our efforts

    Friday 13th October 2017

    ‘Tru7.com’ Witches Team Manager Ritchie Hawkins was delighted with his side’s performance as they beat champions Sheffield 55-35 to progress to the Knockout Cup final 94-86 on aggregate. Without the injured Rory Schlein, Kyle Newman and Justin Sedgmen, the Witches started strongly and finished the job off with a heat to spare and Hawkins praised his side’s efforts. “It was a brilliant...

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  • Report: Ipswich 55-35 Sheffield

    Report: Ipswich 55-35 Sheffield (94-86 on aggregate)

    Friday 13th October 2017

    The ‘Tru7.com’ Witches produced a terrific comeback to beat Sheffield 55-35 at Foxhall and progress to the Knockout Cup final after a 94-86 aggregate win. The home side had 12 points to make up after defeat at Owlerton on Thursday and they started the meeting in dominant fashion building a 10 point lead after just four heats to give the home...

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  • Meeting Preview: Ipswich v Sheffield (KOC semi-final 2nd leg)

    Meeting Preview: Ipswich (39) v Sheffield (51) (KOC semi-final 2nd leg)

    Thursday 12th October 2017

    The ‘Tru7.com’ Witches welcome back Sheffield Tigers to Foxhall on Friday night for the second leg of the Knockout Cup semi-final (7.30pm). The two sides raced last night in the first leg at Owlerton with the Tigers building a 12-point lead after a 51-39 victory ahead of the trip to Suffolk. Of course, the Tigers were in town a couple of weeks...

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  • Hawkins: We will keep on fighting

    Hawkins: We will keep on fighting

    Thursday 12th October 2017

    ‘Tru7.com’ Witches Team Manager Ritchie Hawkins says his side are still in with a chance of making the final after a 51-39 defeat to Sheffield in the first leg of the Knockout Cup semi-final. The Suffolk side lost Kyle Newman to injury after two rides and guest Ben Barker fell heavily in the final heat but Hawkins believes his patched up...

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  • Report: Sheffield 51-39 Ipswich

    Report: Sheffield 51–39 Ipswich

    Thursday 12th October 2017

    The ‘Tru7.com’ Witches will need to overturn a 12-point deficit in Friday’s second leg after they went down to a 51-39 defeat at Sheffield on Thursday night in the Knockout Cup semi-final first leg. The champions edged ahead early on but the Witches were keeping them within striking distance going into heat seven. Kyle Newman suffered a heavy fall in heat...

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  • Meeting Preview: Sheffield v Ipswich (KOC semi-final 1st leg)

    Meeting Preview: Sheffield v Ipswich (KOC semi-final 1st Leg)

    Monday 9th October 2017

    The ‘Tru7.com’ Witches lock horns with Sheffield Tigers once again as they pair meet in the Knockout Cup semi-final first leg on Thursday at Owlerton (7.30pm). The two sides recently contested the Championship Play-Off final as the Tigers came out on top over the two legs to lift the trophy at Foxhall. The Witches will be seeking revenge in the cup...

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  • Report: Championship Pairs

    Report: Championship Pairs

    Sunday 8th October 2017

    It was a frustrating and costly afternoon for the ‘Tru7.com’ Witches at the Championship Pairs in Sheffield on Sunday afternoon after Rory Schlein was withdrawn with injury. Witches pair of Danny King and Schlein looked a formidable duo heading into the meeting and started well but the latter was withdrawn and taken to hospital with an arm injury after a nasty...

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  • Preview: Championship Pairs

    Preview: Championship Pairs

    Friday 6th October 2017

    Danny King and Rory Schlein head to Sheffield on Sunday to represent the ‘Tru7.com’ Witches at the Championship Pairs (3.00pm). Ipswich have been drawn in Group A alongside Glasgow, Peterborough, Workington and Scunthorpe as they look to bring some silverware back to Suffolk. The Witches won the competition in 2015 as King and Rohan Tungate came out on top and the...

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  • Play-Off Final Report: Ipswich 44-46 Sheffield (2nd Leg)

    Play-Off Final Report: Ipswich 44-46 Sheffield (81-99)

    Sunday 1st October 2017

    The ‘Tru7.com’ Witches were defeated 46-44 at Foxhall as Sheffield Tigers claimed the Championship trophy on Saturday night. The home side had a 16-point deficit to overturn heading into the meeting after the first leg defeat at Owlerton on Thursday but started brightly enough in the second leg in front of a huge crowd at Foxhall. A Witches 5-1 in heat...

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