Eastbourne suffered another dismal night on the road as they were thumped 60-32 at leaders King’s Lynn last night.
Eagles managed just three heat wins and were on the wrong end of seven 5-1s, one of them by Rory Schlein and Robert Lambert when Bjarne Pedersen was on a tactical ride.
Lambert and Danish star Niels Kristian Iversen both completed five-ride paid maximums in heat 15.
King’s Lynn: Iversen 14+1 (5), R.Lambert 13+2 (5), S.Lambert 8+3 (4), Bjerre 8 (4), Schlein 6+2 (4), Rose 6+1 (4), Auty 5+1 (4).
Eagles: Michelsen 8+1^ (5), Pedersen 7+1^ (5), Woodward 6+1 (4), Newman 6 (4), Kylmakorpi 3+1 (4), Lahti 2 (4), Halsey 0 (4).
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