Doncaster Rovers Senior League: Armthorpe Markham Main retain top spot

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Armthorpe Markham Main retained top spot in the Doncaster Rovers Senior League Premier Division.

They beat lowly Doncaster Deaf Trust 2-1 to claim their ninth win of the season.

Main booked their place in the Doncaster & District FA Challenge Cup semi-finals with a 4-1 win away to County Senior League Denaby United in midweek.

Jonathon Wilson bagged a brace for the winners with the free-scoring Mathew Wilshaw and Daniel McNeil also chipping in.

Sutton Rovers, a point behind with a game in hand, kept the pressure on Main with a 3-1 victory over visiting Rossington Main on the back of goals by Michael Wain (2) and Daniel Palmer.

Third-placed Dunscroft United posted a 2-1 win over AFC Bentley at The Avenue.

Hemsworth Elite remain rooted to the foot of the table without a point to their name after visiting South Elmsall United Services dished out an 8-1 beating in their derby clash.

Rum Rooms Legacy booked their place in the final of the Premier Division KO Cup, where they will meet Armthorpe Markham Main, after beating Kinsley Boys 4-0.

Division One leaders Yorkshire Main claimed their 11th win in as many games when romping to an 11-1 victory over bottom club Balby Rhinos.

Rhinos, who have now lost nine of their 11 games, had no answer to hat trick stars Ryan Ambler and Ricki Caudwell. Sub Reece Davies weighed in with a brace and there were goals for Andrew Harrison, Dominic Hunstan and Jack Watson.

Goals by Shane Carver and Joel Tomlinson secured Brodsworth Welfare a 2-1 win at AFC Bridon in the only other League One game of the day.