Chippenham League OLD
News & Match Reports
12:20pm Monday 8th February 2016
THE weather was again the only winner at the weekend as all bar two teams from the Shoestrings Chargrill-sponsored Chippenham & District Sunday League suffered disappointment.
1:00pm Monday 1st February 2016
DIVISION Two table toppers Corsham Oak put in a five-star performance earlier in the season when they faced The Mallard.
1:00pm Monday 1st February 2016
A 6-3 WIN for Fox & Hounds (Warminster) saw Mark Davies side avenge their 4-3 loss against Division Three rivals Evana Designs from earlier in the season.
12:30pm Monday 1st February 2016
THE only Division One fixture that survived the elements saw Calne BFC host local rivals Bremhill View FC in a match that lived up to the a game of two halves tag, as Bremhill overturned a 3-0 half-time deficit to run out 5-3 winners.
12:00pm Monday 1st February 2016
THE last time White Horse (Sunday) A were in Chippenham League, Premier Division action was before Christmas when their fought out a 1-1 stalemate with Cons FC.
1:30pm Monday 25th January 2016
SEMINGTON FC picked up a crucial three points in their bid to climb out of Division Three at the first attempt.
1:00pm Monday 25th January 2016
MELKSHAM-BASED Grapes United closed the gap on Division Two leaders Corsham Oak to a point following their 5-0 triumph at home to The Mallard FC.
12:30pm Monday 25th January 2016
CORSHAM Centre Youth had to call on all their expertise to battle past a very determined Rowdy Cow Rowde side and had it not been for debutant Dan King and goalkeeper Nick Gingell they could have suffered their first Division One loss of the season.
12:00pm Monday 25th January 2016
GRAHAM Griffiths had a debut to remember for Melksham Cosmos as he netted a double which helped his team claim a 4-4 draw at Premier Division leaders Goatacre CC FC.
2:30pm Monday 18th January 2016
TROWBRIDGE-BASED The Dursley Arms continue to set the pace at the top of Division Three.
2:00pm Monday 18th January 2016
FOLLOWING the recent withdrawal of Miller Sports B from Division Two, Martin Perrett’s Corsham Oak found themselves top of the table and a 4-2 victory over FC Bradford ensured they will remain at the summit for the time being.
1:30pm Monday 18th January 2016
A 7-0 VICTORY for Somerford over North Star FC not only saw them seal a league double over the rivals, who they beat 7-1 the last time they met, but also took Trevor Rawlings side up to second place in the standings behind leaders Corsham Centre Youth, who they play at the end of the month.
1:00pm Monday 18th January 2016
THE fixture programme in the Shoestrings Chargrill-sponsored Chippenham & DIstrict Sunday League suffered a third week of disruption, but unlike the first two weeks of the new year when only one match was played, nine of the scheduled 21 fixtures survived the overnight rain.
12:19pm Monday 11th January 2016
FOR A second successive Sunday the weather wreaked havoc with the fixture programme of the Shoestrings Chargrill-sponsored Chippenham & District Sunday League with only one of the scheduled 23 league and cup matches beating the elements.
10:00am Monday 4th January 2016
WITH all league and cup fixtures from the Shoestrings Chargrill-sponsored Chippenham & District Sunday League lost at the weekend due to waterlogged pitches, one match that managed to beat the elements was the Wiltshire Sunday Cup quarter-final tie between Salisbury League side Rose & Crown and treble-chasing Castle FC.
2:00pm Monday 21st December 2015
AFTER suffering defeat in their opening nine matches, Calne United look to have turned the corner.
1:00pm Monday 21st December 2015
CORSHAM Centre Youth’s top scorer Shaun Paradise scored a hat-trick of penalties in his team's 4-1 victory over Pheasant FC, a victory that stretched the Division One’s leaders perfect record to nine matches.
12:30pm Monday 21st December 2015
BEING the only Premier Division side in this season’s Ken Clarke sponsored - WG Parr Trophy competition meant that Melksham Cosmos were handed the tag of favourites.
12:00pm Monday 21st December 2015
UNDOUBTEDLY the match of the day in the Shoestrings Chargrill-sponsored Chippenham & District Sunday League at the weekend was the Premier Division clash between AFC Melksham and the The Castle FC, who since losing to Corsham Wildcats back in early October had won seven on the spin.
10:19am Monday 14th December 2015
2DEVIZES-BASED Cavalier FC, who had not played for a month, returned to action with a trip to Westbury Conservative Club, who were looking to maintain the fine run of results which had taken them into third spot in Division Three.
10:17am Monday 14th December 2015
IT WAS first against second in Division Two as leaders Lavington Rangers hosted The Grapes United at Northbrook.
10:16am Monday 14th December 2015
HAVING not played a home fixture since late October, Somerford, who have only featured in five Division One matches this term, made a return to action by welcoming bottom of the table FC Pig & Whistle to their Great Somerford base.
10:14am Monday 14th December 2015
PREMIER Division leaders Goatacre CC FC hosted White Horse (Sunday) A in what was the only top-flight fixture of the day.
10:12am Monday 14th December 2015
FC NORTH Wiltshire came out on top in their AM Print & Copy-sponsored Knockout Cup first-round clash with third division stablemates FC Bradford, a 4-3 victory earning them a place in the second round draw.
4:00pm Monday 7th December 2015
TOP-FLIGHT sides AFC Melksham & The Castle FC carry the hopes of the league in the Wiltshire Sunday Cup after victories over respective opponents The Windmill and White Horse (Sunday).
3:00pm Monday 7th December 2015
FOREST AFC beat Evana Designs 3-1 to register on their second third division win of the season and immediately dedicated the victory to former manager Steven “Wacker” Wakefield who passed away in late October.
2:00pm Monday 7th December 2015
CORSHAM Centre Youth claimed win number eight of the season with an 8-2 success away at a Bath Road side for whom it was their first home outing of the season.
2:00pm Monday 7th December 2015
LACK of finishing let down Christian Malford in their home game at Stanley Park as visitors Old Road opened up a six-point gap at the bottom of Division Two with a 1-0 victory.
1:00pm Monday 7th December 2015
THE only fixture in the Shoestrings-chargrill sponsored Chippenham League, Premier Division at the weekend saw last term's runners-up The Pack Horse (formerly Prestige Bodyworks) visit Cons FC, who last time out defeated current champions Corsham CC Wildcats 6-2.
10:52pm Sunday 6th December 2015
TWO more places in the last 16 of this season’s AM Print & Copy-sponsored Knockout Cup were decided on Sunday morning.
2:00pm Monday 30th November 2015
ALL-CONQUERING Dursley Arms extended their winning run at the top of the Third Division table to nine matches thanks to a 3-1 victory at FC St George.
1:30pm Monday 30th November 2015
WITH Division Two leaders The Grapes United in Knockout Cup action, courtesy of a 3-0 victory over FC Lacock Lavington Rangers moved to 18 points and claimed a share of the number one spot.
1:00pm Monday 30th November 2015
In the only Division One fixture of the weekend, Pheasant FC traveled to Calne BFC and returned home to Chippenham with three points thanks to a convincing 6-2 win which saw them complete a double over their hosts.
12:30pm Monday 30th November 2015
PREMIER Division leaders Goatacre dropped two points in their quest to wrestle the title from current incumbents Corsham CC Wildcats when the teams clashed in awful conditions at Combe Lane.
12:00pm Monday 30th November 2015
THE Grapes United proved too strong for local Melksham rivals Forest AFC as a 9-2 win over the third division side booked them their spot in the second round of this season’s AM Print & Copy-sponsored Knockout Cup.
2:30pm Monday 23rd November 2015
IT WAS ninth time lucky for Calne United, who claimed their first win of the season.
2:00pm Monday 23rd November 2015
WAYNE Duggan’s FC Bradford suffered another blow to their Division Two promotion hopes and once again they only have themselves to blame.
1:30pm Monday 23rd November 2015
JUST three months into the new season, Corsham Centre Youth are well on their way to being crowned Division One champions.
1:00pm Monday 23rd November 2015
CORSHAM CC Wildcats went into their game with Cons FC having already beaten them 5-3 earlier in the season and looking to build on last week's stunning 7-0 success over The Pack Horse FC.
4:00pm Monday 16th November 2015
A FORTNIGHT after they suffered a 4-0 loss at the hands of neighbours Sutton Benger, Christian Malford were hoping to avenge that loss with their first league win in 26 outings and deny their hosts at Stanley Park the chance to move to the summit of Division Two.
3:00pm Monday 16th November 2015
THE only Division One fixture that beat the elements was played out at Sands Lane, where hosts Rowdy Cow Rowde took on a North Star side who were looking to end a five-match losing run.
2:00pm Monday 16th November 2015
With the battle between the top two teams in the Premier Division lost to the weather it gave the chasing pack the change to close the gap on leaders Goatacre CC FC and leapfrog second-placed AFC Melksham.
1:00pm Monday 16th November 2015
FOR second successive weekend, the league's fixture programme was severely disrupted by the weather with waterlogged pitches leading to just nine of scheduled 21 matches being played.
1:06pm Monday 16th November 2015
WITH their home pitch at Beverbrook unplayable, 91-92 FC and opponents Fox & Hounds (Warminster) moved their Division Three game to Kingdown School and it was the latter who took the spoils thanks to an amazing 8-5 victory which came after 91-92 had led 5-2 at half time.
2:30pm Monday 9th November 2015
FOREST AFC took to the pitch for the first time since the sudden death of team manager Stephen “Wacker” Wakefield almost two weeks ago.
2:00pm Monday 9th November 2015
FOX & Hounds (Warminster) hosted winless Calne United in the only Division Three fixture of the weekend.
1:30pm Monday 9th November 2015
WITH the top three sides from Division Two missing out on a league match it meant that if Melksham-based The Grapes United were to beat local rivals Miller Sports B they would join FC North Wiltshire at the top of the table.
CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE DIVISION ONE PREMIER DIVISION: Goatacre stay top after Potterne win
1:00pm Monday 9th November 2015
THE top two teams from the Premier Division went toe to toe at Combe Lane and it was the home side and leaders Goatacre CC FC who claimed the crucial victory over Potterne CFC.
12:30pm Monday 9th November 2015
WATERLOGGED pitches led to four first round matches in the A M Print & Copy-sponsored Knockout Cup being postponed.
2:30pm Monday 2nd November 2015
TEAMS from the Chippenham Sunday League had a mixed day in the Wiltshire Sunday Cup with five teams booking their place in the last 16. AFC Melksham had a brilliant 8-1 victory at Salisbury League outfit Laverstock & Ford.
2:00pm Monday 2nd November 2015
FC NORTH Wiltshire find themselves as the new leaders of Division Two after battling to a 3-2 win over fellow residents Corsham Oak FC at a fog-bound Leafy Lane.
1:30pm Monday 2nd November 2015
DIVISION One basement side FC Pig & Whistle put in a much improved performance when they visited local rivals Miller Sports A.
1:03pm Monday 2nd November 2015
The top two sides in Division Three met at Beaversbrook in what was expected to be a close contest between Joe Kirkpatrick’s table-toppers The Dursley Arms and hosts Cavalier.
1:00pm Monday 2nd November 2015
WITH both Westbury Rangers and Potterne unable to raise teams for their matches against respective opponents Cons FC and Corsham CC Wildcats, it meant that the only Premier Division fixture on Sunday saw Melksham Cosmos host Goatacre CC FC.
11:52am Monday 26th October 2015
SEMINGTON and Cavalier fought out a 2-2 draw in their Division Three match with the latter leaving it until the final minute to rescue a point.
11:40am Monday 26th October 2015
JAKE Loft returned to haunt former employers Corsham Oak, his second half double for Old Road denied Martin Perrett’s side the chance to claim top spot in Division Two.
11:25am Monday 26th October 2015
A 2-1 win for Pheasant at North Star was good enough to ease their own Division One relegation worries while leaving their opponents in the drop zone.