Peter Hickman at Branda Hatch

Peter Hickman. Photo: Dave Yeomans.
Peter Hickman. Photo: Dave Yeomans.

DESPITE suffering numerous mechanical problems throughout free practice and qualifying, Louth rider Peter Hickman finally came good and ended his season with a fine ninth place in the last race of the day at Brands Hatch on Sunday to secure ninth place in the overall standings – a career best result for the Lincolnshire ace.

This result along with the seven points awarded have resulted in Hicky securing ninth place in the overall standings.