HITMEN v BIRMINGHAM, PREVIEW

Friday August 18, 2017
This Sunday (3.00pm) play-off chasing Birmingham Brummies are the visitors to Hi-Edge. Although Team Boss Graham Drury believes that the Brummies will do well to achieve that this season, they still provide a stern test for the Hitmen.

The home side will use Tony Atkin as a guest for Max Clegg and are missing reserve Ben Woodhull who has a prior arrangement. The Visitors are missing both Tom Bacon and David Mason, Belle Vue’s Kyle Bickley guests for Bacon whilst the Brummies use the Rider Replacement facility for Mason.

Buxton are without their Regular Team Manager Jason Pipe who has work commitments and 17-year-old Josh Moss will stand in for the fixture.

Buxton 1 Matt Williamson 2 Lee Geary 3 Tom Woolley (C) 4 Jamie Halder 5 Tony Atkin (G) 6 Ryan Kinsley 7 TBC

Birmingham 1 Jack Parkinson-Blackburn (C) 2 Layne Cupitt 3 Kyle Bickley (G) 4 RR David Mason 5 Liam Carr 6 Alex Spooner 7 Taylor Hampshire