1998 Speedway World Team Cup

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1998 Speedway World Team Cup
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The 1998 Speedway World Team Cup was the 39th edition of the FIM Speedway World Team Cup to determine the team world champions. [1] [2]

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The final took place on 11 September at the Vojens Speedway Center in Denmark. The winners were the United States team who claimed their fifth title. [3] [4]

Qualification

Group B


1st2nd3rd
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 35
10.Nikolay Kokin (2,1,3,3,2,2,3,2) - 18
11.Vladimir Voronkov (3,3,3,1,3,3,1,e) - 17
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 29
1.Lars Gunnestad (3,1,3,3,3,1,3,3) - 20
2.Arnt Førland (2,1,2,1,2,e,0,1) - 9
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 27
13.Igor Marko (1,2,2,2,3,2,e,2) - 14
14.Aleksandr Lyatosinskiy (2,1,2,1,2,1,2,2) - 13
4th5thtrack reserve
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 26
4.Matej Ferjan (1,0,3,1,3,2,3,3) - 16
5.Tomas Šustersič (3,2,f,0,1,1,2,1) - 10
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 3
7.Simone Terenzani (0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0) - 3
8.Nicolo Andriolo (0,0,0,e,0,0,0,0) - 0

16.Aleksandr Biznya - ns
17.Maksim Andreev - ns

Group A

Draw 1. Flag of Norway.svg -> Flag of Ukraine.svg


1st2nd3rd
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 39
10.Marian Jirout (3,2,2,3,3,1) - 14
11.Adrian Rymel (3,3,1,*,1,2) - 10
12.Antonín Kasper Jr. (3,3,*,3,3,3) - 15
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 35
1.Zoltán Adorján (2,2,3,3,3,3) - 16
2.Sándor Tihanyi (3,3,3,1,2,2) - 14
3.Róbert Nagy (1,e,*,2,2,*) - 5
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 32
7.Roman Povazhny - (1,2,2,2,2,3) - 12
8.Sergej Darkin (2,3,2,2,2,2) - 13
9.Oleg Kurguskin (1,2,*,1,3,*) - 7
4th5th
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 8
13.Nikolay Kokin (1,1,0,1,1,f) - 4
14.
15.Aleksandr Biznya (2,0,0,1,0,1) - 4
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 2
4.Igor Marko (f,-,-,-,-,-) - 0
5.Aleksandr Lyatosinskiy (0,1,1,0,0,-) - 2
6.

World Final

PlacingPair / Rider NameTotal 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 910111213141516171819202122
1 Flag of the United States.svg USA 28101828
(1) Greg Hancock 12231222
(2) Billy Hamill 16322333
(15) Sam Ermolenko 0
2 Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden 24101524
(5) Tony Rickardsson 5320---
(6) Jimmy Nilsen 13233032
(17) Peter Karlsson 6213
3 Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark 2381323
(11) Hans Nielsen 10221122
(12) Brian Karger 4310---
(20) Brian Andersen 9333
4 Flag of Poland.svg Poland 1741217
(13) Tomasz Gollob 15133323
(14) Jacek Gollob 00E---E
(21) Robert Dados 2E20
5 Flag of Germany.svg Germany 1461214
(9) Gerd Riss 11-----
(10) Robert Barth 6031011
(19) Matthias Kröger 72230E
6 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czech Republic 1421014
(3) Antonín Kasper Jr. 9113202
(4) Marian Jirout 5002111
(16) Adrian Rymel 0
7 Flag of Hungary.svg Hungary 6246
(7) Zoltán Adorján 5111011
(8) Sándor Tihanyi 1000100
(18) -0
PlacingPair / Rider NameTotal 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 91011121314151617181920 21 22

m - exclusion for exceeding two minute time allowance • t - exclusion for touching the tapes • x - other exclusion • e - retired or mechanical failure • f - fell
ns - non-starter • nc - non-classify

gate A - insidegate Bgate Cgate D - outside

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References

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