Chris Newton 2007 Premier Calendar winner

Chris Newton, riding for the track team, took third place in the points race final on the opening day of the Los Angeles track world cup.

The Oldham-based rider finished behind Australia?s Cameron Meyer (Toshiba) who scored 23 points, and Rafal Ratajczyk of Poland who scored 20 points. Newton finished with a total of 15 points after scoring early and then winning the penultimate sprint. Her also finished fourth in the final sprint to hold a late challenge from New Zealand?s Greg Henderson.

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