1999 Speedway Grand Prix of Czech Republic

The 1999 Speedway Grand Prix of Czech Republic was the first race of the 1999 Speedway Grand Prix season. It took place on 8 May in the Marketa Stadium in Prague, Czech Republic[1] It was the third Czech Republic SGP and was won by Pole Tomasz Gollob.

Czech Republic 1999 Speedway Grand Prix of Czech Republic
Information
Date8 May 1999
CityCzech Republic Prague
Event1 of 6 (25)
RefereeUnited Kingdom Anthony Steele
Stadium details
StadiumMarketa Stadium
Trackspeedway track
SGP Results
Best Time
1st place, gold medalist(s) WinnerPoland Tomasz Gollob
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-upUnited States Greg Hancock
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) 3rd placeAustralia Jason Crump

Starting positions drawEdit

The Speedway Grand Prix Commission nominated Antonín Šváb Jr. (from Czech Republic) and Piotr Protasiewicz (from Poland) as Wild Card.

Heat detailsEdit

Placing Draw Rider Total Pre-Main Event Main Event Final Event
Round 1 Round 2 Round 1 Round 2 1/2 CF F
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
1 3   (3) Tomasz Gollob 25 2 4 1 1 1
2 6   (6) Greg Hancock 20 1 1 2 2
3 8   (8) Jason Crump 18 2 3 1 2 3
4 2   (2) Jimmy Nilsen 16 1 1 1 4
5 11   (11) Antonín Kasper Jr. 15 1 1 1 3 2 4 1
6 20   (20) John Jørgensen 14 2 3 2 3 1 2 3 2
7 19   (19) Joe Screen 12 4 1 1 1 2 4X 3
8 17   (17) Stefan Dannö 10 2 1 2 2 3 4
9 5   (5) Chris Louis 8 2 4 3
10 10   (10) Peter Karlsson 8 1 2 4 2 3
11 1   (1) Tony Rickardsson 7 3 1 4R
12 18   (18) Mikael Karlsson 7 2 2 4 2 4R
13 4   (4) Hans Nielsen 6 4X 3
14 7   (7) Ryan Sullivan 6 3 3
15 15   (15) Henrik Gustafsson 5 4 1 1 4X 4
16 16   (16) Andy Smith 5 3 2 2 3F 4M
Placing Draw Rider Total 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
17 13   (13) Leigh Adams 4 3 2 3
18 21   (21) Robert Dados 4 1 3 3
19 9   (9) Brian Karger 3 1 4 4
20 14   (14) Brian Andersen 3 2 4 4M
21 22   (22) Billy Hamill 2 3 3
22 23   (23) Antonín Šváb Jr. 2 3 3
23 12   (12) Marian Jirout 1 4 4
24 24   (24) Piotr Protasiewicz 1 4 4
Heats 1-10: Pre-Main Event
1-4: First round
5-6: Last chance for second round
7-8: Second round
9-10: Last chance Main Event
Heats 11-20: Main Event
11-14: First round
15-16: Last chance for second round
17-18: Second round
19-20: Last chance for Semi-Finals
Heats 21-24: Final Event
21-22: Semi-Finals
23: Consolation Final
24: The Big Final
gate A – inside gate B gate C gate D – outside

The intermediate classificationEdit

Qualifies for next season's Grand Prix series
Full-time Grand Prix rider
Wild card, track reserve or qualified reserve
Pos. Rider Points CZE
 
SWE
 
POL
 
GBR
 
PL2
 
DEN
 
1   (3) Tomasz Gollob 25 25          
2   (6) Greg Hancock 20 20          
3   (8) Jason Crump 18 18          
4   (2) Jimmy Nilsen 16 16          
5   (11) Antonín Kasper Jr. 15 15          
6   (20) John Jørgensen 14 14          
7   (19) Joe Screen 12 12          
8   (17) Stefan Dannö 10 10          
9   (5) Chris Louis 8 8          
10   (10) Peter Karlsson 8 8          
11   (1) Tony Rickardsson 7 7          
12   (18) Mikael Karlsson 7 7          
13   (4) Hans Nielsen 6 6          
14   (7) Ryan Sullivan 6 6          
15   (15) Henrik Gustafsson 5 5          
16   (16) Andy Smith 5 5          
17   (13) Leigh Adams 4 4          
18   (21) Robert Dados 4 4          
19   (9) Brian Karger 3 3          
20   (14) Brian Andersen 3 3          
21   (22) Billy Hamill 2 2          
22   (23) Antonín Šváb Jr. 2 2          
23   (12) Marian Jirout 1 1          
24   (24) Piotr Protasiewicz 1 1          
Pos. Rider Points CZE
 
SWE
 
POL
 
GBR
 
PL2
 
DEN
 

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ world.speedway.org Archived 2008-01-16 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved on 2009-11-22.

External linksEdit