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prorege
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Aug 11, 2019, 4:11 PM

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Scottish Womens FA Cup Round Three (1.15 ko)
Edinburgh Caledonia v Glasgow City, 0-16, H.T. 0-8, Att c.90, Free Admission, No paper etc
At Forrester HS 3G

The Premier Division teams enter at the Third Round stage and Scotland’s leading side were given an away tie against Edinburgh Caledonia. It was always going to be one-sided and so it turned out.

Caledonia are doing well in their own league but that is three levels below Glasgow City. The visitors did not patronise Edinburgh by fielding a weakened side – their full squad was there including all their Scotland World Cup players. Only at half time, when they led 8-0, did they taker some of their more experienced ladies off but their replacements were all first team squad members and former age group internationalists.

Kirsty Howatt led the scoring charge with a double hat trick. Hayley Lauder got 2. The other 8 were shared around Jo Love, Hayley Sinclair, Rachel McLaughlin, Nicky Docherty, Jordan McLintock, Eilish McSorley, Megan Foley and Sam Kerr with one each.

The match was played in atrocious overhead conditions with teeming rain throughout. Credit to the hard pressed Edinburgh girls who kept their discipline at all times and never gave up.

Forrester HS is on the west-side of Edinburgh. It’s a joint campus with St Augustine’s HS, the two schools sharing their sports facilities. I’d seen games at Forrester HS in the 1980s but those grass pitches no longer exist. The schools have been rebuilt on the site of the old playing fields with new sports facilities where the old schools used to be. There are two adjacent Astro pitches – this game was played on the “far away” one. There are also two grass pitches on site.

There are no spectator facilities at all – we were permitted within the cage but there was no pitch barrier.

Despite the overhead conditions it was a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours and to update on all the latest news and gossip from around the East of Scotland football scene with the other enthusiasts in attendance.


Digdagdog
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Aug 11, 2019, 5:27 PM

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Charity match
infiLED Arena
Knorr-Bremse Rail 3 Travis Perkins 3
Admission: £2 Paper available Attendance: c.150

Annual match in support of Macmillan Trust and Wiltshire Air Ambulance. Not much above Sunday League standard but entertaining nevertheless with a couple of local Step 5/6 players present for either side.
Lots of 'fun' stuff for kids and I viewed the whole match from the balcony whilst downing a couple of 'scoops' - lovely way to spend a Sunday afternoon. It rained briefly as a thunderstorm skirted Melksham but there were some excellent goals and the lager was cold...all good.



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Aug 11, 2019, 6:51 PM

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Bishop's Castle Town 1 Clee Hill United 1 (Clee Hill United won 3-2 on penalties)

Manor Park: Bishop's Castle Cup Final

The final of this competition is now played on a one-off invitational basis but in the past has involved at least a semi-final stage. This afternoon's match involved two Shropshire club's that played their football outside of the county boundaries. Bishop's Castle Town finished third in the Montgomeryshire League First Division last season and lifted the league's Town Cup for good measure. Clee Hill United, meanwhile, were crowned Herefordshire FA County League Premier Division champions at the first attempt after switching from the Shropshire Premier League. There had been no significant changes to the ground since my last visit just over two years ago, apart from a perimeter rail installed on the dugouts and spectator shelter side, but the host club had announced plans earlier this year to develop their own facilities as they look to step-up to the new tier four league in the Central Wales FA region next season.

This final was a very competitive encounter for what was also a pre-season encounter as both teams had yet to commence their respective league fixtures. Despite both teams creating some opportunities in the opening period, it remained goalless at the interval, with all to play for during teh second 45 minutes. Clee Hill United started to impose themselves more on their hosts during the second-half and eventually the pressure paid dividends when they broke the deadlock in the 76th minute. The visitors broke swiftly down the right flank and a cross into teh danger area was headed home as the Bishop's Castle Town goalkeeper was challenged for the ball. The home team were back on level terms seven minutes later when veteran Martyn Ziemann emphatically headed home from a corner. Neither team were unable to find a winning goal in the closing stages and the destiny of the silverware was decided by a penalty shoot-out. The Montgomeryshire League outfit struck the woodwork twice and save their last spot-kick saved as Clee Hill United eventually prevailed 3-2 victors.

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Matches: 28
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Andy D
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Aug 11, 2019, 8:23 PM

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Hallam 0 Staveley Miners Welfare 2, FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round, Att: 304, Admission: £5, Prog: £2

This looked all over a 0-0 draw as two evenly matched sides battled it out on a cool August afternoon until two late goals by a Staveley substitute clinched the tie for the visitors. It was a cruel blow to Hallam who had more than matched their higher division opponents for most of the game. Both sides had plenty of chances but until the dying embers of the game had failed to trouble the scorers. No apparent changes at Sandygate since my last visit many years ago, spectators still restricted to one side and most of the two ends due to the cricket pitch. Best view as ever was from the back of the raised stand although this was probably also the coldest. Excellent value admission at £5, sadly the same couldn't be said of the very poor value programme at £2 although free teamsheets were available from the bar. It would be interesting to know how the substantial slope compares with that of Chard who have been demoted to step 7. Disappointing to see that The Plough, across from the ground is now shut and somewhat derelict as I had half an hour to kill prior to the game and might have ventured in for a quick pint.



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sheffgeoff
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Aug 11, 2019, 8:36 PM

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FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round

Sandygate, Sheffield

Hallam 0(0) Staveley Miners Welfare 2(0)

Blue & White Striped Shirts/ Blue Shorts Orange Shirts & Shorts

Attendance 304

Admission £5 Programme £2 Team Sheet Free

Pasty, Chips, Peas & Gravy £5.10 Tea £1

It was a toss up between Northampton ON Chenecks and Hallam this afternoon. After driving yesterday I didn’t fancy a couple of hours each way on the M1 today so headed to Sandygate by bus, tram and on foot.Hallam often play their cup ties on a Sunday due to fixture clashes with the cricket team. This usually results in a bigger than usual crowd and today was no exception. The ground is a cracker and always looks very smart. The game was very close with the visitors dominating the first half and The hosts after the break both playing up the hill. Hallam had plenty of chances to win the tie but failed to convert them. With a replay looking likely Welfare scored two very late breakaway goals in the 88th and 91st minutes.


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Aug 11, 2019, 10:53 PM

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FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round
West Essex 1-2 Whitton Utd
Adm £7, Att 107
Played at Redbridge FC

Interesting game that at times threatened to boil over. Two contrasting attacking styles with Whitton playing up to a big striker whereas West Essex frequently tried to break the offside line using quick forwards.

Whitton took the lead but then lost their centre-half Harry Wales (not the one that's married to Meghan) to a red card for a tackle that could have been deemed dangerous, could have been the last man, but probably wasn't either. Away followers were incensed, and at half-time it emerged he'd been dismissed for a dangerous tackle. Some goalmouth action and some handbags rounded out the half.

West Essex increased the pressure in the second and earned an equaliser, but then their keeper came out and missed his interception, leaving Whitton's Jamie Cole to loft the ball into the net from 25 yards before the Suffolk side closed out the game.

Decent entertainment, and a pre-match visit to the Leyton Technical pub on Leyton High Street, which I believe is or was GBG listed, my two pints of something golden and mildly hoppy that I can't remember the name of, was very decent.



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Windy
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Aug 12, 2019, 4:03 AM

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FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round - Northampton ON Chenecks 2 Godmanchester Rovers 3 - Admission £6 - Programme 50p - Attendance 90

First ever visit to Billing Road and a very warm welcome from all who I met at the club. Speaking to the secretary before the match, I asked him if they were expecting around 100 and he said that if it happened, it would be about 70 more than normal. Well, I wasn’t too far out and I’m sure that he and the rest of the board would have been happy despite the fact that no winning money could have been added to the pot.

Before the match, an almighty shower started that soon became torrential and that kept happening during the first half and you had to feel sorry for the ball boys and at one point, one of the Chenecks staff was trying to find some spare umbrellas for the rain soaked youngsters. The pitch was excellent and despite the downpours, looked almost pristine at the end of the afternoon.

Chenecks took the lead after just 9 minutes when Tyrell Bernard found Ash Ogden who set up Nathan Burrows for an easy tap in and they kept hold of the lead until just after the half hour when a cross wasn’t dealt with by the home defence and James Hall made no mistake from 12 yards.

Goddy scored just after the hour from Ross Munro with a free kick from 25 yards that found the net off the left hand post and it was soon 3-1 when Jack Chandler put a through ball to Josh Dawkin who sidestepped one defender before slotting the ball past the keeper. Chenecks got a late consolation with a neat finish from Ben Diamond but it was too late to make too much of a difference to the final outcome from a match that was enjoyable to watch and produced a couple of real old school sliding tackles in the rain.


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timmy tabby
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Aug 12, 2019, 6:17 AM

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.....Also taking in an FA Cup EP contest with a long long day out for a venue in an adjacent county to Essex, leaving the abode at 08.20 and indoors for 21.40. As is nearly always the case, well worth the travel travails for...

Kirkley & Pakefield 2 v 2 Wroxham - FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round
Prog 28 pages £1.00 - Admission £7.00 - Att 191

....Curiously a venue which for the only reason that I can think off is that it is the Easternmost venue in the UK that I have wanted to 'tick off'. Unremarkable ground, with a reasonably sized stand and cover behind one of the goals, though the social facilities are opulent, mention was made in the prog about the refurbished toilets and these were akin to which are normally seen in a mid price hotel. Almost certainly the first time that I have used Cucumber and Mint handwash at any ground.

Normally steer clear of teams between the same division at this stage of the FA Cup but made the exception as this had been delayed by 24 hours due to a large marquee on the far side hosting a boxing competition on the Saturday evening which necessitated the change of day. One other curiosity about the contest was that this was Wroxham's first competitive match of the season and I was under the impression that Level 5/6 leagues started the week before the FA Cup to give their teams some match practice before what is from the club treasurers perspective one of the most important days of the season.

The rustiness in Wroxham's play was plain to see as a litany of missed chances especially in the second half led to what from their perspective would be a completely unnecessary replay and in fact they could have lost apart from a late leveller. With the two teams in close proximity in last seasons ECL Prem expected a evenly matched contest and this was the case in what was a somewhat quiet opening, which looked it would end when King strode confidently forward for the visitors but gave Rix in the K & P goal some catching practice. Wroxham then gained the ascendancy with Keeley making several penetrative forays down the left. However, the contest had that first half goalless aura, however this was dispensed with Wroxham taking a deserved lead with Gee tapping in from close range after the home defence had failed to clear a free kick.

Wroxham continued to control proceedings in the early minutes of the second half with Rix making an important flying double save to push away a powerful shot from Holt and then from Poynter following up. K & P's position was made worse when Bell received a straight red for bringing down Taylor as he sped past him. One of those borderline yellow card with the man in black admonishing that one more indiscretion and you will be dismissed or a straight dismissal with the referee choosing the latter even though Taylor was some distance from goal when the offence took place. However from the referees perspective, there was a void in front of Taylor apart from the K & P keeper if Taylor had evaded the foul.

There then followed a mad ten minutes where Wroxham missed a number of chances which if taken would have ended the match as anything meaningful. A couple of good saves from Rix to deny Holt and Doyle but it was the latte who momentarily held his head in his hands blasting over the bar from a matter of feet out.

Being a goal behind, with a player deficit and with play being almost completely concentrated in their half, the least which was expected was for K & P to level and then take the lead. However, there were a further few mad minutes, when the nature of the contest was completely subverted with a poor defensive header out allowing George to middle a drive into the far corner to level and then Conroy exploited some further slack defending to place past Sutton gave K & P a scarcely believable lead. This lead was remarkably nearly extended when Soares broke out of defence and placed a perfect pass to Haylock but his shot was deflected behind for a corner off Sutton's thigh.

Not surprisingly Wroxham poured forward, but again it was a case of missed opportunities with Paynter and Doyle both missing the target, however in stoppage time a free kick from Henery was met at the far post by the head off Grant Holt (of Shrewsbury, Norwich and wannabee Wrestler fame) which was perfectly placed just inside the near post and the outcome is a Wednesday night replay, which on the balance of play was the least that the visitors deserved given the way that they were the better team for the vast majority of the contest and had a player advantage for most of the second half.

Did not arrive in Lowestoft ending the outward journey until nearly 1.00 pm, meaning with a half hour walk from the town centre out to the self named 'Fortress Walmer' there was little time for an ale detour. With a text received from the Leyton Orient supporting legend that is Frinton Keith saying that he was also attending, it made sense to meet up in his second home of a JDW. The E;derflower ale from the local Green Jack brewery was perfectly acceptable and thanks to Keith for the company on the return journey which took in the picturesque but ponderously slow East Suffolk line back to Ipswich.

Apart from the fact that half of the time seemed to spent on a train, a splendid day out...


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Steve S
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Aug 12, 2019, 10:29 AM

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Spot on match report Timmy Tabby, Rebus and I were both there as well, would have said hello if we'd known you were in attendance.....you were right about the Gents in the club house, sheer luxury for a football ground !


Hornchurchspur
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Aug 12, 2019, 11:19 AM

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Also at Northampton and an excellent summary of the match itself by Windy.

One unusual incident not reported happened just before the end when a helicopter flew low over the ground, turned back on itself and landed on the reserve team pitch just behind the goal the Chenecks were defending. Play wasn't halted although most of the players and officials were distracted. It turned out it was the air ambulance and on leaving the ground shortly afterwards it became apparent why as there had been a very nasty looking crash at the traffic lights just to the east of the ground.


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Aug 12, 2019, 12:40 PM

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Also at Northampton and an excellent summary of the match itself by Windy.

One unusual incident not reported happened just before the end when a helicopter flew low over the ground, turned back on itself and landed on the reserve team pitch just behind the goal the Chenecks were defending. Play wasn't halted although most of the players and officials were distracted. It turned out it was the air ambulance and on leaving the ground shortly afterwards it became apparent why as there had been a very nasty looking crash at the traffic lights just to the east of the ground.


Also at this one. Very enjoyable afternoon. Spent most of the match sat under the shelter. One other good thing to come out of this is to invest in a gold umbrella and leave it in the boot. In doing so I hope I'll never need to use it, until next weekend at least...


Chris1963
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Aug 12, 2019, 4:28 PM

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Also at Northampton and an excellent summary of the match itself by Windy.

One unusual incident not reported happened just before the end when a helicopter flew low over the ground, turned back on itself and landed on the reserve team pitch just behind the goal the Chenecks were defending. Play wasn't halted although most of the players and officials were distracted. It turned out it was the air ambulance and on leaving the ground shortly afterwards it became apparent why as there had been a very nasty looking crash at the traffic lights just to the east of the ground.



I was also at the match, agree about it being enjoyable. It was actually a revisit for me as I had already been in 1988 but on that occasion, I had arrived a few minutes after the start, so wanted to be able to see a game kick-off there. No problems this time as I arrived at 1.45pm and watched the first half of Newcastle v. Arsenal on TV in the bar before paying my gate money. Many spectators watched from the clubhouse balcony without paying, so the official crowd figure of 90 was really nearer 150.

The ground has changed a bit since 1988 with a new two-storey clubhouse and a second stand added, as well as floodlights. I can't remember though if the two large dugouts on the second pitch were there in 1988.
It is a very spacious venue and the pitch must be one of the best drained grass pitches at this level anywhere in the UK. (My 1988 visit had been during a very wet spell when many other games were off.)

More details about the car accident in this link;

https://www.northantstelegraph.co.uk/news/crime/four-arrested-after-stolen-car-crashes-in-northampton-1-9029994


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Aug 14, 2019, 10:17 PM

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FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round - Northampton ON Chenecks 2 Godmanchester Rovers 3 - Admission £6 - Programme 50p - Attendance 90

+2 for a new tick here - not done too many in the UCL and we had seen half a game at Winslow Utd about 10 years ago - which was our other reasonable option. That had been abandoned at H/T due to thunderstorm.

Up via M40 to jn10 -round Brackley and across on the A43 to N'hampton - ground is round to the E of the Town in the Abington suburbs via A45 & A5095. County Cricket ground with it's giant lights visible in the near distance but I get the impression this is strictly Rugby-land.

Nothing to add re match - venue was quirky with approx. three times as many up in the bar watching the Egg-Chasing than braving the downpours outside. Some watching from up on the balcony.

Tea Bar at pitch level did drinks snacks and hot dogs - better fare available up in the ON Club Bar

1st half we began to think we'd also be unlucky here at the ON ground and not see a game to the finish - but the weather eventually relented.

Plenty of noisy Godmanchester fans under the covered terrace

Chatted to Mark H. who'd made the trip up from a tad further south than us.
He informed us about the 'rolling floodlight' options Chenecks use in the darker months to bring the lights up to full complement.

Took a slightly more circuitous route home on A508 & A422 via N MK past the outskirts of Buckingham, then down to Aylesbury and Chinnor stopping at the Fat Fox in Watlington for some pretty insipid Brakspears.

Indoors by about 19:30.


KevinW
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Aug 14, 2019, 10:32 PM

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The Emirates FA Cup – Extra Preliminary Round
Elmfields Gate – Official Attendance: 278

Winslow United (1) 2 …… Roman Glass St George (1) 3


Admission - £6
Programme - £1

It was good to find an FA Cup tie on Sunday in which the hosts were playing on their own ground, rather than as tenants, and at a venue that I had not previously visited. Winslow United were competing in the FA Cup for only the second time and were looking for their first ever victory in the competition.

The ground is situated in the Winslow Sports and Recreation Ground. All four sides of the pitch are accessible, with hard-standing on two sides. The only cover is afforded by a small stand, just south of the half-way line on the east side of the pitch. Also on that side is the adjacent cricket pitch, the use of which is, presumably, why this game was switched to Sunday. Alongside the pitch in the north-west corner is a fenced-off ‘private’ croquet lawn – which I imagine had no bearing on the switching of this tie.

This was an evenly matched contest, with the hosts from step 6 up against a side playing one level higher in the pyramid. Winslow drew first blood, with their #5 scoring from the spot after their #7 had been fouled in the area – there was 15 minutes on the clock, but there had already been a significant stoppage for an injury to the home ‘keeper. The ‘keeper received further treatment later in the half, which contributed to more than 10 minutes of stoppage time and it was in the 9th of those stoppage time minutes that the visitors drew level.
RGSG took the lead from the penalty spot inside the opening ten minutes of the second period; their #15 being fouled by the Winslow ‘keeper, after looking (to me, at least) suspiciously offside when the ball was initially played through to him. Another clattering in the penalty area eventually saw the ‘keeper replaced – it just wasn’t his afternoon. I’m not sure whether his replacement was from the subs bench or an outfield player already on the pitch, but either way, it didn’t look like goalkeeper was his regular position – certainly he was struggling with goal-kicks and soon passed that responsibility on to one of his colleagues. The hosts drew level when their #3 swept home following a corner. The stopwatch showed that we had reached the 85th minute, but in reality it was much earlier, given the amount of stoppage time that would be played; as with the first half, more than 10 minutes were added. During that period, the stand-in Winslow ‘keeper made one excellent save – even the nearside assistant voiced his approval – but he was eventually beaten by a fine wind-assisted effort, which proved to be the winner.


WestBerksPalace
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Aug 18, 2019, 9:39 PM

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FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round - Northampton ON Chenecks 2 Godmanchester Rovers 3 - Admission £6 - Programme 50p - Attendance 90

+2 for a new tick here - not done too many in the UCL and we had seen half a game at Winslow Utd about 10 years ago - which was our other reasonable option. That had been abandoned at H/T due to thunderstorm.

Up via M40 to jn10 -round Brackley and across on the A43 to N'hampton - ground is round to the E of the Town in the Abington suburbs via A45 & A5095. County Cricket ground with it's giant lights visible in the near distance but I get the impression this is strictly Rugby-land.

Nothing to add re match - venue was quirky with approx. three times as many up in the bar watching the Egg-Chasing than braving the downpours outside. Some watching from up on the balcony.

Tea Bar at pitch level did drinks snacks and hot dogs - better fare available up in the ON Club Bar

1st half we began to think we'd also be unlucky here at the ON ground and not see a game to the finish - but the weather eventually relented.

Plenty of noisy Godmanchester fans under the covered terrace

Chatted to Mark H. who'd made the trip up from a tad further south than us.
He informed us about the 'rolling floodlight' options Chenecks use in the darker months to bring the lights up to full complement.

Took a slightly more circuitous route home on A508 & A422 via N MK past the outskirts of Buckingham, then down to Aylesbury and Chinnor stopping at the Fat Fox in Watlington for some pretty insipid Brakspears.

Indoors by about 19:30.


Also in attendance hiding in the seats with Mrs WB Palace. His Royal 26 Ness spotted from a distance. Mrs WB had intended to visit a house and gardens but the torrential downpour we experience from about 1pm put paid to that. But we did visit the excellent GBG listed 'White Horse' in Old, a quite superb Sunday Roast and a local ale . We then drove through flooded roads back into Northampton,to find the roads dry in the town, but not for long.
I estimated the attendance as about 150.



2019-20 - 20 games, last Charnock Richard 7/9, goals 54, avgpg 2.70, new grounds 6. Last - Charnock Richard 7/9.
New Grounds in 2019 - 19. 2018 - 44. 2017 -44. Grounds in Total - 1212.
RL Grounds - 34 (Last - Craven Park, Barrow - 8/9/19), Speedway Tracks 50.

 
 


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