Category Archives: Swindon Robins
Elite League champions Swindon have announced that Danish sensation Peter Kildemand will be back at the Abbey in 2013.
After another enthralling season, the Elite League has drawn to a close for another with Swindon Robins eventually crowned Champions.
There have been lots of ups and downs, with many stand out performers – but here is my team of the year for 2012.
The Elite League Grand Final hangs in the balance after Swindon triumphed 51-44 over Poole in the first leg on Monday.
Poole Pirates took a massive step towards ending the season top of the Elite League with a 49-41 victory over 2nd placed Swindon Robins at Wimborne Road.
Troy Batchelor scored a sublime 15 point maximum to lead Swindon Robins to a surprise 41-52 win away at Kings Lynn which gives their Elite League title ambitions a massive boost.
Kenneth Bjerre struck a sublime 15 point maximum to power Peterborough Panthers to a 55-38 victory over high-flying Swindon at the East of England Showground.
The Swindon Robins now lie just one point behind Elite League leaders Poole at the top of the table after defeating the Pirates 49-41 at a soggy Blunsdon.
Kings Lynn and Swindon met for the second time in a week and again could not be separated, as they drew 45-45 at the Norfolk Arena.
Coventry Bees slumped to yet another home defeat as they were beaten 42-48 by the high-flying Swindon Robins at Brandon.
Having been held to a home draw against Kings Lynn just 24 hours earlier, the Robins bounced back in style, coming on strong in the closing stages to condemn the Bees to their second consecutive loss in front of their home fans.