Fenstanton upset the odds in Benevolent Cup

FENSTANTON put in the performance of the round in the Benevolent Cup quarter-finals, winning 5-3 at Brampton.

Football round-up

FENSTANTON put in the performance of the round in the Benevolent Cup quarter-finals, winning 5-3 at Brampton.

Mark Gallagher opened the scoring before the home side replied with a double. Stewart Phillips and an own goal swung the game back in Fenny’s favour by the break, and substitute Josh Turner added a brace to sew up the match, despite Brampton’s late third.

Buckden failed to make home advantage pay as they tumbled out 2-0 to CSV United, and St Ives Rangers took the spoils with a narrow 1-0 win at Alconbury Reserves.


You may also want to watch:


In the Peterborough Premier League, leaders Ramsey suffered a shock home 3-2 defeat at the hands of Uppingham, but Alconbury put up a good show before losing 3-1 to second-placed Pinchbeck.

It was a day to forget for Warboys in Division One as they imploded against leaders Kings Cliffe in a 14-1 defeat.

Most Read

Sawtry were beaten 3-0 by neighbours Stilton and Hartford Sun were eclipsed 4-1 by Ryhall.

In the Cambs Premier, Somersham continue to slip down the table after being held to a 1-1 draw by lowly Cottenham.

In Senior A Hemingford’s 2-0 win at Wimblington elevated them to fourth place and Needingworth charged to a 4-1 win against Mildenhall Reserves. Great Paxton climbed to fourth spot in Senior B with an excellent 3-0 win at Lakenheath.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter