With the news that Nathan Stoneman has an ongoing injury the Gladiators promotion were quick to find an injury replacement for him, bringing on former Devon Demon Luke Chessell. Plymouth Co Promoter and Team Manager Mattie Bates said
when the reigning Championship fours champions, the Somerset Rebels, beat the Gladiators by 1 point in a last heat decider at the Coliseum. The inter league challenge produced some exciting racing and saw former Plymouth (Devils) favourite Ben Barker go through the card unbeaten and claim an impressive 15 point maximum.
The Jarvis Nuclear Gladiators will partake in the home leg of their 2 leg inter league challenge this Friday against the newly crowned 2019 Championship 4’s champions, the Somerset Rebels. The Gladiators currently trail by 2 points overall when the Rebels just clinched a 46-44 lead over the Gladiators earlier this month.