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MATCH POSTPONED: Tonight's match at Armadale Stadium against Glasgow Tigers has been postponed due to heavy rain. The match will be restaged this Friday 22nd October at 7:30pm. Full details on tickets and streams to follow.

News Archive - October 2021

Monarchs in the Cup Final

REPORT Friday 15th October 2021, 11:49pm

On a night of tension and drama the What the Fork Monarchs succeeded in overturning the 16 point deficit from the first leg, taking a last heat 5-1 in a rerun race to go through on a 92-88 aggregate to meet Poole in the Knockout Cup final.

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Deficit To Make Up Before Playoff Clash

PREVIEW Friday 15th October 2021, 2:23pm

Another week, another totally absorbing chapter in the story of Edinburgh Monarchs' quest for honours 2021-style. Incident, accident and more twist and turns than the road back to Airdrie, you're never quite sure what's round the next bend, only that it won't be run of the mill.

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Double Derbies chasing double trophies

NEWS Wednesday 13th October 2021, 1:56pm

Monarchs and Tigers are both committed to chasing the silverware in the Championship, and will meet in two of their biggest ever meetings on successive days at Armadale this weekend – the Knockout Cup semi final second leg on Friday (7:30pm), and the Championship Playoff semi-final first leg on Saturday (7pm).

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Massive weekend of semi finals confirmed

NEWS Wednesday 13th October 2021, 10:00am

A massive weekend of action lies ahead for the What The Fork Monarchs as dates for both the Play Off and Knock Out Cup Semi Finals have been confirmed.

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Playoff semi-final reached comfortably

REPORT Tuesday 12th October 2021, 11:04pm

The What the Fork Monarchs started tonight's Championship quarter final a dozen points ahead, and it didn't take long to realise that they were in great form on their own circuit. They won 57-33 on the night and 108-72 on aggregate.

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Third time for Bears visit

NEWS Monday 11th October 2021, 9:49pm

Unfortunate circumstances which included a very nasty crash and injury to James Sarjeant last Friday have forced a third attempt to run the second leg of the Championship Playoff between the What the Fork Monarchs and the Redcar Bears in a rare Tuesday night fixture tomorrow.

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All To Do In The Second Leg

REPORT Sunday 10th October 2021, 9:11pm

The What the Fork Monarchs have left themselves with a mountain to climb after going down by 16 points at Ashfield in the first leg of the KO Cup semi final.

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Play Off Quarter Final: Supporters Update

NEWS Saturday 9th October 2021, 3:00pm

What The Fork Monarchs can confirm that the Play Off Quarter Final against Redcar Bears will be restaged at Armadale Stadium this Tuesday 12th October at 7:30pm.

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Match not run, rescheduled for Tuesday

REPORT Friday 8th October 2021, 10:58pm

Having dodged the worst of the weather and with the Armadale track in good racing condition, our Playoff quarter final was eventually abandoned following a first bend crash in heat 1 in which James Sarjeant appears to have suffered a dislocated knee.

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Big Weekend Starts With Bears

PREVIEW Friday 8th October 2021, 4:39pm

It's not something I've ever imagined myself saying but, for once, the notorious West Lothian weather might just have done us a favour.

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