1950 Individual Speedway World Championship

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1950 Individual Speedway World Championship
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The 1950 Individual Speedway World Championship.

Speedway riders from New Zealand, Wales and Republic of Ireland was started in World Championship first time.

1950 Podium:

  1. Gold Wales Freddie Williams
  2. Silver United Kingdom Wally Green
  3. Bronze Australia Graham Warren

Qualification[edit]

9 events in Great Britain.

Pos. Rider Total pts
1 Australia Jack Young 39
2 Australia Graham Warren 37
3 United Kingdom Cyril Brine 36
4 United Kingdom Jack Parker 35
5 Australia Aub Lawson 34
6 New Zealand Ronnie Moore 34
7 Wales Freddie Williams 33
8 United Kingdom Split Waterman 32
9 Australia Vic Duggan 32
10 United Kingdom Dent Oliver 30
11 United Kingdom Danny Dunton 30
12 United Kingdom Wally Green 29
13 United Kingdom Tommy Price 29
14 United Kingdom Ron Clarke 29
15 Australia Arthur Payne 27
16 Australia Jack Biggs 26
17 United Kingdom Arthur Forrest 26
18 United Kingdom Cyril Roger 25
19 United Kingdom Mike Erskine 23
20 United Kingdom Norman Parker 23
21 United Kingdom Alec Statham 23
22 United Kingdom Oliver Hart 23
23 United Kingdom Eddie Rigg 22
24 United Kingdom Louis Lawson 21
25 United Kingdom Derick Close 21
Pos. Rider Total pts
26 United Kingdom George Wilks 21
27 United Kingdom Malcolm Craven 20
28 United Kingdom Alan Hunt 20
29 United Kingdom Jeff Lloyd 20
30 United Kingdom Ken Sharples 20
31 United Kingdom Tommy Miller 19
32 United Kingdom Bert Roger 17
33 United Kingdom Geoff Bennett 16
34 Australia Merv Harding 16
35 Australia Bill Longley 16
36 New Zealand Dick Campbell 15
37 Canada Eric Chitty 15
38 United States Charles Cullum 15
39 United Kingdom Ron Mason 14
40 Republic of Ireland Eric French 13
41 United Kingdom Dick Seers 13
42 United Kingdom Bill Kitchen 12
43 United Kingdom Jack Mountford 11
44 United Kingdom Lindsay Mitchell 10
45 Australia Junior Bainbridge 8
46 New Zealand Les Hewitt 6
47 United Kingdom Billy Hole 5
48 United Kingdom Johnnie Hole 4
49 United Kingdom Dick Bradley 2

World final[edit]

Pos. Rider Points Heats
1 Wales Freddie Williams 14 (3,3,3,2,3)
2 United Kingdom Wally Green 13 (2,3,3,2,3)
3 Australia Graham Warren 12 (3,3,F,3,3)
4 Australia Aub Lawson 10 (2,2,3,1,2)
5 United Kingdom Tommy Price 8 (3,F,3,1,1)
6 United Kingdom Jack Parker 8 (2,1,2,3,0)
7 United Kingdom Split Waterman 8 (1,2,3,1,1)
8 Australia Jack Young 7 (0,1,2,1,3)
9 United Kingdom Cyril Brine 7 (2,2,2,0,1)
10 New Zealand Ronnie Moore 7 (X,0,2,3,2)
11 United Kingdom Dent Oliver 6 (X,3,1,2,0)
12 United Kingdom Danny Dunton 5 (1,0,1,1,2)
13 Australia Vic Duggan 4 (1,1,1,0,1)
14 United Kingdom Ron Clarke 3 (1,2,0,0,0)
15 Australia Jack Biggs 3 (0,1,0,0,2)
16 United Kingdom Arthur Payne 0 (0,0,-,0,0)
United Kingdom Cyril Roger 5 (3,2)
United Kingdom Mike Erskine 0 (0)

See also[edit]