MOTORSPORT: Top riders in Berks bonanza

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Top riders from across the country will be battling it out for honours in the Berks Bonanza Arena Super Trial at Seymour’s Arena, Aston Tirrold, near Didcot, next weekend.

The two-day event roars into action at 10am on Saturday, August 9 with the women’s and sidecars’ events.

Emma Bristow, the 2013 World Championship runner-up, and Becky Cooke, from the Isle of Wight, are among the leading women due to be in action.

And Alicia Robinson, from East Hagbourne, who was second in the British Girls’ Championship last year, will be hoping to record a local success.

The men’s event is the following day at 10.30am, with the entry list a who’s who of the country’s top competitors on the world stage.

They include James Dabell, Michael Brown, Sam Haslam, Jack Challenor, Ros Danby, Ricky Wiggins and Jack Shepherd.

Alexz Wigg, from Winslow, nephew of the late famous Oxford speedway rider and world longtrack champion Simon Wigg, is also due to be in action.

For more details log on to www.northberksmcc.com.

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