go

Hungerford match off

Slough game becomes the latest Monday night call-off at Bulpit Lane

Malcolm Howe

Reporter:

Malcolm Howe

Contact:

Mobile

football

HUNGERFORD Town players will have to make do with training tonight (Monday) after the scheduled Evo Stik League Southern Premier Division fixture with Slough Town was postponed.

The Bulpit Lane surface was used for Saturday's North Berks League War Memorial Cup tie between Hungerford Town Swifts and Turnpike Sports, but the first team game was called off at 4pm today.

A win would have taken Hungerford back into the play-off zone after Saturday's 2-1 defeat at Hitchin, but now they stand the risk of slipping further behind the pack if Tuesday night's fixtures go ahead as planned.

They include Hitchin travelling to Poole Town, although their Tatnam ground has also been plagued by recent postponements.

Hungerford are due to have two home games next week when Cambridge City and Bideford are the scheduled visitors on Saturday and Monday respectively.

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000

Sport

Four sent off in the second battle of Newbury and Highmoor Ibis
Sport

Four sent off in the second battle of Newbury and Highmoor Ibis

Referee calls a halt as league match ends in chaos

 
Ton held in last home game of the season home
Sport

Town held in last home game of the season home

George at the double as Tadley Calleva win again

 
Sport

Deadlock as Crusaders settle for a point

 
Sport

Blues hammering on the door

1comment

 
Sport

Hallahan hope for Tadley trip to Totton