VIKINGS extended their unbeaten run to six matches with a 4-2 victory away to Masons in the Oxford & District Summer League, writes PETE EWINS.

Sean Stratford, with two wins, and Melvin Johnson put the hosts 3-1 in front before Vinnie Brown wrapped up victory.

Democrats Club’s title hopes were dented after crashing to a 4-2 defeat away to leaders Berinsfield.

David Naylor, John Boal and two wins for Adam Ingram (6230 & 3700) sealed victory for the hosts.

John Patey (5,140) and Terry Green picked up Demos’ points.

Gladiators secured their first win of the season when beating visitors Bletchingdon 4-2.

Dave Gordon won both his games along with Keith Hollis for the home side, while Colin Winstone’s double secured Bletchingdon’s points.