The official starting list for the final round of FIM Speedway U21 World Championship is now out. The last battle of the world's best junior riders will take place on 2 October in Gdańsk. The wild card was given to the local club's junior, Dominik Kossakowski.
Maksym Drabik will again be out of action for Gdańsk and once again he will be replaced by Paweł Przedpełski. Drabik is still feeling the effects of his painful injury from the beginning of the season. Also, in the third round of the FIM Speedway U21 World Championship, the second reserve, Nike Lunna, will be taking to the track. The young Finn will replace Joel Andersson, who has broken his wrist putting an end to his season.
The track reserves in Gdańsk will be Kacper Woryna and Oskar Bober. Kacper Woryna recently had a chance to compete in the final of the Speedway European Championship, while racing with a wild card. Oskar Bober is the best junior of the Nice Polska Liga Żużlowa.
1. Dimitri Berge (France)
2. Joshua Bates (Great Britain)
3. Mikkel Brondum Andersen (Denmark)
4. Nike Lunna (Finland)
5. Paweł Przedpełski (Poland)
6. Adam Ellis (Great Britain)
7. Max Fricke (Australia)
8. Erik Riss (Germany)
9. Dominik Kossakowski (Poland)
10. Eduard Krcmar (Czech Republic)
11. Victor Kulakov (Russia)
12. Bartosz Smektała (Poland)
13. Jack Holder (Australia)
14. Krystian Pieszczek (Poland)
15. Patrick Hansen (Denmark)
16. Robert Lambert (Great Britain)
17. Kacper Woryna (Poland)
18. Oskar Bober (Poland)
The action on 2 October in Gdańsk will bring the final standings. The meeting starts at 7pm. Tickets for the grand finale can be purchased on line at www.eventim.pl and in Empik, Saturn, and Media Markt stores all over Poland.
The live broadcast will be provided by Eurosport.
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