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FOOTBALL: Kessabi bags double joy
11:00am Wednesday 17th October 2012 in Sport
Sofien Kessabi bagged a brace as Mansfield Road ended Riverside’s unbeaten record with a 5-0 thumping in the Oxfordshire Senior League Premier Division.
Cameron Knight, Luis McGillycuddy and Liam Revell completed their nap hand against Riverside, who were reduced to ten men on 30 minutes when Colin Ryan was sent off.
Neil Lockhart hit a hat-trick as Oxford University Press handed Oxford Irish a 5-0 thrashing. Debutant Sean Hurcombe and Andy Pepperell Gray sealed the rout.
Substitute Chris Higgs scored a late winner as Stonesfield fought back from a goal down to win 2-1 at Bletchingdon.
Adam Wells fired the hosts ahead from the penalty spot, only for George Redknap to level from the spot, before Higgs netted the clincher four minutes from time.
Adderbury Park edged to a 3-2 success at Marston Saints.
Second-half goals from James Trevitt, who scored twice including a penalty, and John Darby appeared to put Adderbury in control, only for John Hudson and Jason Hallett to set up an exciting finish.
Simon Evans (2), Aaron Layman and Paul Cooper were on target for Horspath in a 4-1 win at Charlton United, for whom Stephen Gardiner had earlier equalised.
A James Quainton hat-trick helped Chalgrove to a 5-2 home win against Watlington in Division 1.
Nick Skiller and Simon Godfrey completed their tally, with Connor Bilatchi and James McGraw replying.
James Keeble and Alex Woodfine helped themselves to doubles in Oakley United’s 5-0 drubbing of Northway. Aaron Rogers got their other goal.
Kristian Thomas, Chris Fujak, Daniel Jones and Chris Wise netted for Kidlington Old Boys 4-3 win against North Oxford.
Shane Whalley, Max Palmer and Pau Kovac replied for North Oxford.
A brace apiece from strikers Scott Finch and Leon Edwards saw Middleton Cheney beat visitors En-stone 4-1.
Mike Milling and Jamie Smith scored for Oakley Res in a 2-1 win at Broughton & North Newington Res for whom Colm Tucker was on target.
John Ramsey hammered a five-timer in North Oxford Res’ 8-2 win at Enstone Res in the Clarendon Cup first round.
Leigh Paintin (2) and James Manning were their other scorers, with Alex Gardner and Jack Morgan replying.
Enstone’s misery was compounded when Kris Norgrove was sent off for two bookings.
Premier Div: Freeland 1, Garsington 2 (S Augustine, E De Santos).
Div 1: Long Crendon 3 (A Brown, A Baldwin, C Harris), Broughton & NN 1.
Clarendon Cup 1st round: Launton Sports Res 5 (B Mills 4, P Searle), Charlton United Res 0; Yarnton Res 2 (B Fouracre, M Trafford), Eynsham Res 5 (J Room 3, T Pickett, T Rawlings); Horspath Res 1 (D Webster), Garsington Res 5 (J Conor 3, R Morgan, D Smith); Oxford Irish Res 4 (D Spiers 2, T Conway, G Spackman), Midd-leton Cheney Res 2 (E Somerton, J Wilkes); Stonesfield Res 1 (P Searle), OUP Res 4 (J Humm, S Dyer, J Cooper, S Berry); Adderbury Park Res 4 (J Davies 2, K Forbes, M Farrow), Long Crendon Res 1 (L Hagger).