1988 Speedway World Pairs Championship

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The 1988 Speedway World Pairs Championship was the nineteenth FIM Speedway World Pairs Championship. [1] The final took place in Bradford, England. [2] The championship was won by Denmark (45 points) who beat host team England (41 points) and United States (39 points). [3]

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World final

Pos.TeamRiderPoints
Gold medal icon.svg Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (45 pts) Hans Nielsen 27
Erik Gundersen 18
Silver medal icon.svg Flag of England.svg  England (41 pts) Kelvin Tatum 21
Simon Cross 20
Bronze medal icon.svg Flag of the United States.svg  United States (39 pts) Shawn Moran 23
Sam Ermolenko 16
4Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand (32 pts) Mitch Shirra 24
Alan Rivett*8
5Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (29 pts) Jimmy Nilsen 17
Per Jonsson 12
6Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary (25 pts) Antal Kocso 15
Zoltán Adorján 10
7Flag of Italy.svg  Italy (21 pts) Armando Castagna 17
Valentino Furlanetto 4
8Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany (21 pts) Gerd Riss 17
Tommy Dunker 4
9Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (17 pts) Piotr Świst 9
Roman Jankowski 8

* New Zealand born, Australian rider Alan Rivett replaced injured New Zealand rider David Bargh

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References

  1. "The World Pairs Final 1988". Speedway Plus. Retrieved 11 July 2021.
  2. "World Pairs Championship 1968-1993". Edinburgh Speedway. Retrieved 11 July 2021.
  3. "Zapomniane turnieje: Mistrzostwa Świata Par (część 4)" (in Polish). SportoweFakty.pl. 2009-08-19. Archived from the original on 2009-09-04. Retrieved 2009-08-22.