CROPREDY suffered a first defeat of the season in the Oxfordshire Senior League Premier Division.

They remain top, however, despite a 4-3 home reverse at the hands of Yarnton.

James Bateman put the visitors ahead, but strikes from Jack Welch and Sam Grant gave Cropredy a 2-1 lead.

Andreas Larson levelled, only for Aaron Dineen to restore the home side’s advantage.

But Yarnton claimed victory when Matthew Spooner and Harry Ackland netted late on.

Bicester United let slip a 3-0 lead as they drew 3-3 at home to Garsington.

Rowan Chappell, Adam Ford and Phil Nunes put the hosts in control.

But Elliston Coble (2) and Luke Warmington salvaged a point for Garsington.

Chesterton triumphed 6-1 at Summertown Stars thanks to goals from Jimmy Casbierd (2), Ellis Booth, Ricardo Benjamin, Jordan Jeacock and Daniel Green.

Milo Milotruyd was Summertown’s marksman.

Middleton Cheney take over top spot in Division 1 after winning 3-1 at Kidlington A.

Matty Didcot gave the hosts the lead, but Cheney hit back for the points thanks to Craig Dixon (2) and Luice Thomas.

Kirtlington are second with two games in hand after a 4-3 win over M.IN.I.

Jake East, Nathan Kelly and a Shane Probbitts brace secured victory.

Goals from Louis Winkworth (2), Neil Skidmore and Kieran Carr secured a comfortable 4-1 win for Adderbury over Chalgrove Cavaliers, for whom Owen Cove replied

Jacob Haynes (2), Ed Keppie and Fraser Scott gave Woodstock Tn Dev a 4-0 success over Kennington Athletic Res.

A hat-trick from Steve Roberts helped Heyford Athletic Res move second in Division 2 after a 6-2 win at Garsington Res,

Ben Kalyza, Rob North and Ben Tapping were also on target. Hayden Massingham and Leighton Brandon replied.

Witney & District FA

CARTERTON cruised to a 5-1 victory at home to Minster Lovell to go top of the Premier Division on another

rain-affected Witney & District FA programme.

Dave Rabbich led the way with a brace, while Roger James, Jacob Hughes and Tommy Burns were also on target.

Rui Alves replied for Minster, but it was scant consolation.

There was better news for Minster Lovell Res, whose 3-2 win at Kingham All Blacks sent them top of Division 1.

Sam Selley and Gaz Price netted for the home side, but strikes from Ian Wright, Seb White and Harry Puffitt gave Minster the points.

Enstone were held to a 3-3 draw at home to Hailey Res.

Warwick Tompkins (2) and Tony Bott were on target for Enstone, with strikes from Joel King, Mark Edmonds and Cody Davies earning Hailey a share of the points.

Bampton United edged out hosts Middle Barton 2-1 as Danny O’Shea and Chris Laurence netted.

John Umney hit back with Middle Barton’s goal.

In Division 2, Matty Howard’s brace helped Spartan Rangers Res to a 4-1 win over visitors Eynsham SSC.

Charlie Waite and Rhys Woodward scored their other goals, with John Ayres replying.

James Minchin grabbed a five-timer for Wootton Sports Res in their 6-1

win at Witney Royals Res in Division 3.

Jacob Cooke scored No 6, with Oliver Nolan netting for Royals.

In Division 4, Jason Blackman bagged a hat-trick for East Oxford Rangers in their 7-1 win over Bampton United Res.

Simon Robinson, Nathan Prestidge, Cody Senior and Gareth James were also on target, while Bampton hit back through Frazer Cooper.

Other Witney & District FA scorers

Div 2: Siege FC 2 (S Thompson, J Godfrey), Carterton Tn B 2 (P Okereke, T MacKenzie-Fenwick).

Div 3: Chadlington Res 1 (M Taylor), Kingham AB Res 1 (C Perrott).

Div 4: FC Ascott Rgrs 3 (C Brooksbank 2, J Wade), Sherborne Harriers 6 (J Betteridge 2, C Cullen 2, M Tyson 2).