Despite keeping the score within 4 points up to heat 12, three final heat advantages gives the Brummies all the Championship points at Perry Barr. Final score: Birmingham 51 Eagles 39.
Comment & Reaction to follow, along with Kevin Ling’s meeting report
Birmingham 51: James Shanes 14+1, Jason Garrity 12, Adam Ellis 9+1, Tero Aarnio 8, Paco Castagna 5, Nick Agertoft 2, Jordan Jenkins 1.
Eastbourne 39: Richard Lawson 10, Edward Kennett 9+2, Kyle Newman 7+1, Lewis Kerr 5+1, Alfie Bowtell 5+1, Georgie Wood 3, Jason Edwards 0.
Championship Shield Final
The Championship Shield Final dates against the Leicester Lions have now been confirmed as follows:
The first leg takes place at Arlington on Saturday September 14 at 7.30 with the return at the Paul Chapman and Sons Arena, Beaumont Park the following day at 5pm.
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