Let’s carry on winning – Lyon

King's Lynn team boss Rob Lyon wants to build a winning dynasty after the club's latest historic Premier League KO Cup treble.Czech maestro Tomas Topinka lifted the Stars' seventh trophy since 2005 - and third consecutive KO Cup crown - with a polished aggregate success over Somerset at the Norfolk Arena.

King's Lynn team boss Rob Lyon wants to build a winning dynasty after the club's latest historic Premier League KO Cup treble.

Czech maestro Tomas Topinka lifted the Stars' seventh trophy since 2005 - and third consecutive KO Cup crown - with a polished aggregate success over Somerset at the Norfolk Arena.

Lynn also retained their Premier Trophy and topped the league standings to follow up last season's clean sweep of British speedway's second tier. Lyon insists the Saddlebow outfit are not about to rest on their laurels.

"When I came into this job I wanted to get a winning culture," he said. "That is not always evident in a lot of other teams. We've worked at it over a period of time. It's been three fantastic years now and we have to keep it going and take it on. The club needs to make sure everyone continues doing their jobs properly. If we do that I see no reason why we can't go on and have even more success."

Lyon admitted Lynn's latest cup double proved some of the doubters wrong.

"This year is maybe more satisfying in a way," he said. "Last year people looked at us on paper and expected us to be the team. We went out there wanting to do it for a lot of reasons - mainly for Ashley Jones, who still remains a big part of the club. People said this time around we were massively weakened with the team changes, but despite one or two hiccups along the way we managed to come through the other end.

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"You have to give unbelievable credit to the riders. We said we'd like to win one trophy at the start of the season so to win two and top the league was beyond our wildest dreams."

Lyon praised Lynn's fighting spirit to finish on another cup high after the disappointing play-off semi-final aggregate defeat to Sheffield.

"We bombed out to Sheffield with our worst performance of the season, but I still feel we have been the team in the Premier League," said Lyon. "Rye House have got a good side together now and proved they were the best at this stage by winning the play-offs but most would acknowledge we have been the team throughout the season.

"The guys had to put Sheffield behind them and I felt to win the first leg at Somerset was typical of how we had performed in my time here. The boys really looked like they wanted it and that really won us the cup. Without being over confident we always expect to win at home."

Topinka's faultless five ride maximum helped quell Somerset's early second leg fire after Chris Mills tumbled out of the meeting following a heavy heat four spill.

"Millsy was a bit bruised and battered but not majorly hurt," said Lyon. "His hand was swollen so we'll get that checked out but the main thing is he was okay. Give Somerset their due, they came and had a good go which was nice to see. If they'd just given up it would have been very one sided. It takes two to make a match and they are a good side - even without Zetterstrom. Tomas was inspirational - he wants to win everything and led from the front. To win this cup three times on the bounce takes a lot of doing.

"The first time we won it at Rye House the atmosphere that night was terrific. Obviously last year was great but to win it three times on the trot is unreal. Every time you win it's fantastic but in different ways. The first trophy was special but they all mean something to us."