LEADERS Kings Cliffe United suffered their first defeat of the Peterborough and District League season on Saturday, losing 5-4 to Whittlesey United.
Mark Oxenham, with a brace, Ashley Favell and an own goal accounted for Cliffe’s four strikes.
Despite the defeat they remain top and face Oakham United at home tomorrow.
l Oundle Town remain in the chasing pack after drawing 4-4 with Peterborough Sports Parkway last weekend.
Town’s goalscorers were Dean Clarke with two goals, Darren Paling and Jonathan Sturgeon.
l KETTON beat Moulton Harrox Res 1-0 in the first division with James Farrell scoring the only goal.
l REGULAR title challengers Langtoft United regained some momentum after a disappointing October.
United beat Thorney 2-1 with strikes from Daniel Morris and Luke Newbold.
l STAMFORD Bels still find life tough after their relegation last season, losing 6-1 at home to Holbeach Reserves last Saturday.
With only six points form eight this season, Bels are already in danger of another relegation battle this season. Rhys Ford was Bels’ scorer on Saturday.
Bels’ reserves fared little better, losing 4-0 at Wittering, for whom Ashley Middleton, Ben Farrer, Christopher Johnston and William Nairn scored.