|Born||19 July 1979|
|Current club information|
|British league||Berwick Bandits|
|1996, 1998||Peterborough Panthers|
|1997||Isle of Wight Islanders|
|1998||Premier League Champion|
|1998||Premier League KO Cup Winner|
|1997||Premier Conference Champion|
Paul Gordon Clews (born 19 July 1979 in Coventry, England)is a speedway rider in the United Kingdom who started the 2008 season with the Newport Wasps in the Premier League. However, after the death of Newport promoter Tim Stone the club closed down which Clews became a free agent and so signed for the Berwick Bandits. He was the Berwick captain for the 2009 season.
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He retired from Speedway in 2011.
Clews has ridden for Great Britain at Under-21 level. He won the Premier League and KO Cup with the Reading Racers in 1998.
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