It was a proud night for Belle Vue Aces skipper Max Fricke who charged into the final of the Monster Energy FIM Speedway Grand Prix of Sweden on Saturday, July 4 and finishing fourth overall on the night.
The 23-year old sits 12th in the standings on 27 points, tied with former Ace Matej Žagar and only 20 points behind joint leaders Emil Sayfutdinov (meeting winner), Patryk Dudek and Leon Madsen.
Elsewhere, Belle Vue Aces No.3 Dan Bewley finished third in the FIM European U21 Semi-Final in Gdansk, Poland and advances to the finals in the Ukraine.
FIM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND 4
SWEDISH GRAND PRIX, Hallstavik
Emil Sayfutdinov 17 (1st), Martin Vaculik 16 (2nd), Maciej Janowski 13 (3rd), Max Fricke 11 (4th), Matej Zagar 10, Fredrik Lindgren 10, Bartosz Zmarzlik 8, Niels-Kristian Iversen 8, Leon Madsen 7, Oliver Berntzon 7, Jason Doyle 7, Patryk Dudek 7, Antonio Lindback 6, Artem Laguta 5, Janusz Kolodziej 3, Robert Lambert 3.
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS (After round 4 of 10)
Emil Sayfutdinov 47, Patryk Dudek 47, Leon Madsen 47, Bartosz Zmarzlik 44, Martin Vaculik 44, Fredrik Lindgren 43, Niels-Kristian Iversen 32, Jason Doyle 30, Janusz Kolodziej 29, Artem Laguta 27, Matej Zagar 27, Max Fricke 27, Maciej Janowski 24, Robert Lambert 24, Antonio Lindback 23, Tai Woffinden 15, Bartosz Smektala 10, Oliver Berntzon 7, Vaclav Milik 4, Matic Ivacic 1, Denis Stojs 0, Zdenek Holub 0.