Not for the first time this season, Bury St Edmunds were involved in a remarkable game of cricket, but Saturday’s fluctuating fixture finally ended in a long-awaited first victory of the season in the East Anglian Premier League.
Jaik Mickleburgh scored yet another century as Copdock & Old Ipswichian celebrated a third win on the trot, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, although they only beat Vauxhall Mallards with three balls to spare in a thriller on Saturday.
Suffolk were winners at Hunstanton last week because of the loyalty shown by the players both to their captain, Vanessa Bell, and to the county. There was no question of any of the team leaving to enter individual events.
Sudbury maintained their healthy 21-point lead at the top of the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, thanks to a remarkable ninth win from 10 matches at the expense of visiting Horsford on Saturday.
Although four team tournaments may not be everyones favourite type of speedway meeting, surely no one could have left Mildenhall Stadium not having been thoroughly entertained following one of the finest meetings seen at the track for years.