Simon Cross

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Simon Cross
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Personal information
Nationality  England
Date of birth (1965-05-31) 31 May 1965 (age 49)
Place of birth    Hereford, England
Current club information
Career status Retired
Career history
Oxford Cheetahs
Weymouth Wildcats
Cradley Heath Heathens
Middlesbrough Bears
Coventry Bees
1982
1983
1982-1995
1991
1996
Individual honours
Overseas Champion
European Grasstrack Champion
WA State Champion (Aust)
1988
1986
1987
Team honours
World Team Cup Winner
National League Pairs Champion
British League KO Cup winner
British League Fours Champion
1989
1983
1983, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989
1995

Simon James Cross (born 31 May 1965 in Hereford, England) is a former motorcycle speedway rider who spent most of his career with the Cradley Heath Heathens.

Simon Cross and Kelvin Tatum finished runner-up in Speedway World Pairs Championship[1] in 1988 and he finished runner-up in the British Championship in 1990.[2] He won the National League Pairs Championship in 1983 with Martin Yeates.

Simon also represented England when they won the 1989 Speedway World Team Cup.

World Final Appearances[edit]

1987 - Netherlands Amsterdam, Olympic Stadium - 10th - 10pts

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bamford, R. & Shailes, G. (2002). A History of the World Speedway Championship. Stroud: Tempus Publishing. ISBN 0-7524-2402-5
  2. ^ 2007 British Final Match Programme