1979 British League season

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1979 British League season
League British League
Season 1979
Champions Coventry Bees
No. of competitors 18

The 1979 British League season was the 15th season on the British League, the top tier of speedway in the UK since 1965. Coventry Bees won the league for the second year running.

Final table[edit]

Team PL W D L Pts
Coventry Bees 34 26 0 8 52
Hull Vikings 34 24 2 8 50
Cradley Heath Heathens 34 24 0 10 48
King's Lynn Stars 34 22 1 11 45
Exeter Falcons 33 20 0 13 40
Halifax Dukes 34 18 0 16 36
Swindon Robins 33 15 3 15 33
Wimbledon Dons 34 16 1 17 33
Reading Racers 34 16 0 18 32
Belle Vue Aces 34 14 4 16 32
Wolverhampton Wolves 34 15 1 18 31
Poole Pirates 34 14 3 17 31
Sheffield Tigers 34 14 2 18 30
Birmingham Brummies 34 13 2 19 28
Ipswich Witches 34 12 2 20 26
Eastbourne Eagles 34 10 2 22 22
Leicester Lions 34 10 0 24 20
Hackney Hawks 34 9 1 24 19

M = Matches; W = Wins; D = Draws; L = Losses; Pts = Total Points