Woodley United’s title aspirations took a knock with a 1-0 defeat at champions and Hellenic League Division 1 East leaders Penn & Tylers Green.
United would have cut the leaders lead to three points with a win, but instead saw Penn’s advantage stretch to nine at French School Meadows.
Michael Herbert’s side still have three games in hand but P&T have a far superior goal difference of +43 to second placed Uniteds +14.
Also in D1E, Wokingham & Emmbrook were beaten 4-2 at home to Rayners Lane and had a man sent off for the second time on as many games.Tom Williams scored first for the Sumas but the visitors equalised and took the lead shortly after from a counterattack.
Luke Giles levelled the Sumas up to 2-2 but Lane scored twice in the second half with the home side searching for a winner.
There was a 3-1 win for Sandhurst Town at home to Chinnor while 10-man Finchampstead lost 2-1 at Headington Amateurs.
Michael Walton and Lewis Leonetti gave Binfield a 2-0 half time lead in the Hellenic Premier and they held out for all three points despite a second half consolation for Brackley Town Saints.
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- Brackley Town Saints 1-2 Binfield
- Headington Amateurs 2-1 Finchampstead
- Penn & Tylers Green 1-0 Woodley United
- Sandhurst Town 3-1 Chinnor
- Wokingham & Emmbrook 2-4 Rayners Lane
Main image: Lewis Leonetti by Colin Byers.