Thursday May 24, 2018
In helping Somerset towards their 47-43 home win over Belle Vue at the Oak Tree Arena on Wednesday night Charles Wright surpassed Simon Walker's 758 rides in Rebels colours.

Wright now moves to second in the all-time listing of races ridden by Somerset riders having achieved 759 to-date. Serving his sixth season at the Oak Tree Charles now trail the leader, Glenn Cunningham by 233 rides.

The 5-win performance from captain Jason Doyle was not only his 23rd Rebels maximum (his 11th full house) of his career it was the first Somerset maximum since Charles Wright went unbeaten against Leicester on June 23rd last season. By adding those five race wins to his tally Doyley now trails overall leader Magnus Zetterstrom by just 19 so is well positioned to take pole spot this season.

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