Swede Tony Rickardsson's bid for a sixth World Speedway Championship started off with a bang today in Poland, the current World Champion coming away with a win in the opening round of the Grand Prix series.

Rickardsson topped Denmark's Nicki Pedersen with the Czech Republic's Lukas Dryml ending up third.

Californian Greg Hancock finished ninth.

Polish Grand Prix

1. Tony Rickardsson

2. Nicki Pedersen

3. Lukas Dryml

4. Tomasz Gollob

5. Rune Holta

6. Piotr Protasiewicz

7. Jason Crump

8. Leigh Adams

9. Greg Hancock

10. Krzysztof Cegielski

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Paul Carruthers | Editor

Paul Carruthers took over as the editor of Cycle News in 1993 after serving as associate editor since starting his career at the publication in 1985. Carruthers has covered every facet of the sport in his near-28-year tenure at America's Daily Motorcycle News Source.

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