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Railway Cup qualification hots up

Railway Cup qualification hots up

Union Mills and Laxey produced the results of the day in the Canada Life Premier League on Saturday.

The Millers piled misery on St Mary’s with an impressive 4-3 success at the Bowl.

Meanwhile, Laxey returned to form to with a 2-1 win at Old Boys to keep alive their Railway Cup qualification hopes and damage their opponents’ qualification bid.

Rushen United boosted their own hopes by seeing off battling Ramsey 2-0 – Furo Davies with a second half double – while Corinthians remain in the hunt for a semi-final berth after seeing off newly promoted Ramsey Youth Centre 7-0.

It’s as you were at the top.

Champions St George’s demolished Ayre United 11-0 to stay top on goal difference ahead of Peel who needed two second half goals from Kerron Christian to end the spirited challenge of St John’s in a 2-0 home triumph.

In JCK Division Two, leaders Douglas Athletic maintained their 100 per cent record with a hard-fought 2-0 win at battling Michael.

Gymns won the match of the day with a 2-1 win at Braddan.

Douglas Royal damaged Pulrose’s promotion hopes with a 4-3 success at Groves Road, fighting back from a 2-0 deficit.

Castletown are up to third after seeing off Foxdale 8-2. Colby won 5-1 at Governor’s Athletic, while Douglas and District and Onchan shared eight goals.

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