2000 Speedway Grand Prix of Great Britain

The 2000 Speedway Grand Prix of Great Britain was the fourth race of the 2000 Speedway Grand Prix season. It took place on 29 July in the Brandon Stadium in Coventry, England[1]

United Kingdom 2000 Speedway Grand Prix of Great Britain
Information
Date29 July 2000
CityUnited Kingdom Coventry
Event4 of 6 (34)
RefereeUnited Kingdom Anthony Steele
Stadium details
StadiumBrandon Stadium
Capacity5,000
Length320 m (350 yd)
Trackspeedway track
SGP Results
Best Time
1st place, gold medalist(s) WinnerUnited Kingdom Martin Dugard
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-upAustralia Ryan Sullivan
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) 3rd placeUnited Kingdom Ryan Sullivan

Starting positions drawEdit

The Speedway Grand Prix Commission nominated British rider Martin Dugard and Lee Richardson as Wild Card. Injured Poles Rafał Dobrucki and Tomasz Gollob was replaced by John Jørgensen and Jason Lyons.

Draw 6.   (2) Tomasz Gollob  (28) Jason Lyons
Draw 19.   (22) Rafał Dobrucki  (25) John Jørgensen

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 23   (23) Martin Dugard 25 2 1 1 3 1 1 1
2 9   (8) Ryan Sullivan 20 2 1 1 1 1 2
3 5   (16) Mark Loram 18 1 2 2 3
4 6   (28) Jason Lyons 16 3 2 1 2 4
5 4   (5) Leigh Adams 15 2 1 4 1
6 1   (1) Tony Rickardsson 14 3 1 2 3 2
7 11   (7) Greg Hancock 12 2 2 2 3 2 3 3
8 7   (6) Jason Crump 10 2 2 4X 4
9 3   (10) Chris Louis 8 4 2 3
10 16   (12) Mikael Karlsson 8 4G 1 2 1 4 3
11 10   (19) Peter Karlsson 7 4 2 1 3 1 4
12 12   (21) Todd Wiltshire 7 4 1 1 2 4F 4
13 14   (3) Jimmy Nilsen 6 1 3 2 4 3
14 8   (9) Stefan Dannö 6 4 3
15 2   (11) Billy Hamill 5 4R 4F
16 20   (15) Henrik Gustafsson 5 2 2 3 4X
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 18   (13) Carl Stonehewer 4 1 3 3
18 15   (18) Antonín Kasper, Jr. 4 3 2 3
19 13   (4) Joe Screen 3 1 4 4
20 24   (24) Lee Richardson 3 1 4 4
21 21   (17) Andy Smith 2 3 3
22 22   (20) Brian Andersen 2 3 3
23 17   (14) Brian Karger 1 3 4
24 19   (25) John Jørgensen 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

StandingsEdit

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
 
DEN
 
EUR
 
1   (16) Mark Loram 73 20 20 15 18    
2   (1) Tony Rickardsson 69 14 16 25 14    
3   (11) Billy Hamill 56 25 6 20 5    
4   (6) Jason Crump 52 5 25 12 10    
5   (10) Chris Louis 51 18 7 18 8    
6   (8) Ryan Sullivan 48 8 12 8 20    
7   (21) Todd Wiltshire 48 16 18 7 7    
8   (5) Leigh Adams 47 6 10 16 15    
9   (2) Tomasz Gollob 43 15 14 14    
10   (3) Jimmy Nilsen 32 6 15 5 6    
11   (12) Mikael Karlsson 32 12 8 4 8    
12   (7) Greg Hancock 31 7 5 7 12    
13   (23) Martin Dugard 25 25    
14   (13) Carl Stonehewer 24 10 7 3 4    
15   (9) Stefan Dannö 23 3 4 10 6    
16   (18) Antonín Kasper, Jr. 22 7 6 5 4    
17   (19) Peter Karlsson 20 3 2 8 7    
18   (4) Joe Screen 19 5 5 6 3    
19   (15) Henrik Gustafsson 19 8 4 2 5    
20   (28) Jason Lyons 16 16    
21   (14) Brian Karger 10 2 3 4 1    
22   (22) Rafał Dobrucki 10 4 3 3    
23   (20) Brian Andersen 9 4 2 1 2    
24   (24) Rune Holta 8 8    
25   (17) Andy Smith 6 2 1 1 2    
26   (24) Sebastian Ułamek 6 6    
27   (24) Lee Richardson 3 3    
28   (23) Piotr Protasiewicz 2 2    
29   (23) Michal Makovský 1 1    
30   (23) Nicki Pedersen 1 1    
31   (24) Bohumil Brhel 1 1    
32   (25) John Jørgensen 1 1    
Pos. Rider Points CZE
 
SWE
 
POL
 
GBR
 
DEN
 
EUR
 

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ world.speedway.org Archived 2000-12-09 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved on 2009-12-03.

External linksEdit