Durham Alliance Combination League: Farringdon on fire to climb the table in style

Farringdon Detached secured their second league win of the campaign to move up to sixth place.

Friday, 24th November 2017, 8:30 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 11:57 am
Houghton Cricket Club (red) take on The Philadelphia in the Over-40s League last week. Picture by Tim Richardson

The Sunderland side leapfrogged Durham City Reserves in the table after beating them 3-1.

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Man of the match Connor Gales, Craig Stewart and Adam Tasker grabbed the goals for Farringdon.

Hall Farm Glasshus got a pick-me-up following their Durham County Minor Cup exit, thanks to an impressively comprehensive 4-0 victory at Alston Moor Sports Club in the South Durham Bowl.

The only other game was an Auckland Charity Cup tie, with Seaton United winning 3-1 away to Heighington, who had led 4-1 when the original match was abandoned.