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Saturday football: Bastos fires Tulips to huge victory, Tigers win again but Pinchbeck lose at home

A Kevin Bastos hat-trick fired managerless Spalding United to a remarkable 4-1 win at Worksop Town on Saturday, while Holbeach United triumphed 2-1 at Wellingborough Town on Saturday and Pinchbeck United were beaten 2-0 at home by Peterborough Northern Star. Starting with the Tulips, a treble from Bastos – who was later sent off – and a Joel Brownhill penalty ...

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PDFL round-up: Taylor the hero as spot-on Harrox progress, Crowland on-song

Stand-in Moulton Harrox keeper Brendan Taylor saved four penalties in a shoot-out as they edged past Hykeham Town in the Lincs FA Junior Cup on Saturday. A smart turn and shot from Ian Bradbury fired Harrox ahead midway through the first period, but a red card to Phil Groves meant their task to hold on was a tough one. The ...

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Saturday football: Holbeach United held at home by strugglers, Pinchbeck thrashed at Quorn, Sutton on-song

A freak goal denied Holbeach United a Uhlsport UCL Premier Division victory on Saturday, while Pinchbeck United were handed their heaviest loss of the season to date. On a day that saw plenty of postponements, Holbeach drew 1-1 with a Desborough Town – who were beaten 12-0 at Rugby Town midweek – at a very foggy Carter’s Park. Josh Ford’s ...

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PDFL round-up: Seven-up Crowland thrash Town to reach Division One summit

Crowland Town climbed to the top of ChromaSport PDFL Division One on Saturday with a resounding 7-0 derby win over struggling Spalding Town. Danny Firth and Corban Oldham both helped themselves to doubles in the Snowden Field romp, while Reece Crane, Harry Grigas and Harry Grigas also got in on the act. It’s now an impressive ten wins from 13 ...

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Saturday football: Three-sy for Tigers, late heartbreak for Tulips, Knights edged out

Holbeach United eased to a 3-0 success at Harborough Town on Saturday, while two late goals saw Spalding United slip to a 2-1 loss at Frickley Athletic and Pinchbeck United were beaten by the same score at home against Leicester Nirvana. Luke Avis, Nick Jackson and Will Bird got the goals for Holbeach as they made it five wins from ...

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PDFL round-up: Five-star Moulton showing, Long Sutton sink Holbeach Reserves

Moulton Harrox enjoyed a 5-2 win over Leverington Sports in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division on Saturday. Goals from Ian Bradbury, Jonny Clay, Declan Earth, Alistair Morgan and Danny Maddison got the job done at Broad Lane. Also in the top tier, Long Sutton Athletic beat Holbeach United Reserves 4-2 at London Road. Jake Gadsden and Jordan Olive netted for ...

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Saturday football: Tulips bag Sheffield point, Knights beaten again, Tigers frustrated

Spalding United made it three games unbeaten on Saturday thanks to a goalless draw with Sheffield FC, while Pinchbeck United went down 3-1 at Loughborough University and Holbeach United’s game at Oadby Town was abandoned. Starting with the Tulips, they battled out a 0-0 with high-flighing Sheffield FC at the Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field to extend their solid run ...

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PDFL round-up: Trio hit trebles as Harrox romp to derby win, Oldham smashes six as Crowland cruise

Three different players netted hat-tricks as Moulton Harrox Reserves thrashed Sutton Bridge United 11-2 in a one-sided ChromaSport PDFL Division One derby on Saturday. Declan Earth, Danny Lambe-Hyner and Tom Panton all helped themselves to trebles at Broad Lane as Harrox brought up double figures in an emphatic performance. Chris Beale and Alex Lyon also notched for the hosts, with ...

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PDFL round-up: Moulton Harrox cruise past Long Sutton in county cup clash

Moulton Harrox romped to a 4-1 derby win over Long Sutton Athletic in the second round of the Lincs Junior Cup on Saturday. In what was undeniably the tie of the round, goals from Ian Bradbury, Declan Earth, Billy King (pen) and Joe Townsend fired Harrox to an comfortable win at Broad Lane. Ryan Alexander replied for the Magpies in ...

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Saturday football: Four-some Tigers see off Star, Tulips hit back to secure a derby draw

Holbeach United romped to a 4-0 home win over Peterborough Northern Star on Saturday, while Spalding United battled back from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with rivals Stamford. Starting with the Tigers, they cruised to a Uhlsport UCL Premier Division derby victory at Carter’s Park. Spencer Tinkler headed them into a half-time lead following a Liam Adams cross, before Jonny ...

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PDFL round-up: Wilson hits treble in huge Harrox Reserves win, Crowland’s second string stun Ketton

Moulton Harrox Reserves enjoyed their best result of the season so far on a rain-hit Saturday that saw a host of games postponed. ChromaSport PDFL Division One side Moulton romped to a 10-0 triumph over their Division Three hosts Wittering Harriers Reserves in the League Cup, with the in-form Ashley Wilson helping himself to a hat-trick. Martin Sandall and Tom ...

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Rain washes out much of Saturday’s football action

Heavy rain on Saturday wreaked havoc with the football schedule nation-wide – and South Holland teams didn’t escape the plethora of postponements. The biggest game to be rained off was Spalding United’s BetVictor NPL South East clash at Frickley Athletic. A fixture that was hastily brought forward from November, Spalding were perhaps not too worried by the game’s demise given ...

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PDFL round-up: Seven-up Crowland impress in 12-goal thriller, Holbeach Reserves take the derby spoils

Crowland Town’s impressive start to the ChromaSport PDFL Division One season continued with a remarkable 7-5 victory on Saturday. Sub Corbhan Oldham helped himself to a hat-trick as Crowland defeated Kings Cliffe in a 12-goal thriller at Snowden Field. Harry Grigas (2), Stephen Wells and Peter Fox also netted for the hosts, as they made it eight wins from 11 ...

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Saturday football: Tigers held despite Oliver double, Tulips edged out at home and Knights fall into bottom two

Holbeach United lost a 2-0 lead as they were forced to settle for a draw at Quorn on Saturday, while Spalding United were edged out 1-0 at home by Stocksbridge Park Steels and Pinchbeck United went down 3-1 at Rothwell Corinthians. Starting with Holbeach, a double from the recalled Ryan Oliver put them 2-0 up at half-time in their Uhlsport ...

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PDFL round-up: Moulton Harrox five off the pace after defeat at FC Parson Drove

A 3-2 defeat at FC Parson Drove on Friday night saw ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division champions Moulton Harrox fall five points behind leaders Uppingham Town. Harrox look set to be on the end of something of a drubbing when they fell 3-0 down at half time. Second-half strikes from Billy King and Declan Earth set up a grandstand finish, but ...

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Saturday football: FA Vase defeats for Holbeach United and Pinchbeck United

Both Holbeach United and Pinchbeck United crashed out of the Buildbase FA Vase on Saturday. Holbeach slipped to a 1-0 defeat at South Normanton Athletic thanks to a second-half strike from Martin Smyth in Derbyshire. Pinchbeck, meanwhile, went down 3-0 at home to Worcester City with Liam Lockett, Sean Brain and Callum Wilson (OG) the scorers. RESULTS BETVICTOR NORTHERN PREMIER ...

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PDFL round-up: Moulton Harrox back in business with home win, Sutton secure county success

Moulton Harrox bounced back from successive defeats to defeat Oakham United 3-1 in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division on Saturday. The defending champions were inspired by a Declan Earth double at Broad Lane, while Billy King got their other goal. The only sour note for Kev Nottingham’s side was a red card to midfielder Louis Steadman on his return to ...

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Saturday football: Six of the best for Tigers, but Tulips and Pinchbeck are well beaten

Holbeach United were the big South Holland winners on Saturday as they smashed six goals, but both Spalding United and Pinchbeck United were soundly beaten. It was a day to remember for Holbeach In the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division, as they battered old foes Cogenhoe United 6-0 in a one-sided Carter’s Park affair. Josh Ford helped himself to a hat-trick ...

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PDFL round-up: Red-hot Crowland Town go top by walloping Whittlesey 11-0

Crowland Town were the big winners in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division on Saturday as they smashed hosts Whittlesey Athletic Reserves 11-0. The Division One side roared to the top of the table in formidable fashion, with Ethan Allen helping himself to a hat-trick at Manor Leisure Centre. The other goals came from Danny Firth (2), Jamie Beeken, Harry Grigas, ...

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PDFL round-up: Harrox lose top spot after Lions mauling, Sutton hold Parson Drove

It’s now back-to-back defeats for defending ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division champions Moulton Harrox following Saturday’s 4-1 home reverse against title rivals Stamford Lions. Second-half doubles from Tom Edwards and Rob Dunn sank the leaders at Broad Lane, sending them down to third place in the table in the process. Joe Townsend did hit back for Kev Nottingham’s side, who now ...

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