Saturday, January 27
Regional 1 South East
Shelford v Rochford Hundred – The Davey Field
Struggling Rochford Hundred head to Shelford looking to end a run of three straight defeats.
The Magnolia Road-based club were beaten 41-17 at Oundle last weekend and currently sits next to the bottom in the Regional 1 South East table.
Colchester v Westcliff – Raven Park
It’s top versus bottom at Raven Park where Colchester – nineteen points clear at the summit – face Westcliff – five adrift at the foot.
Westcliff returns to action after last weekend’s fixture at Sudbury fell foul of the freezing weather.
Westcliff finds themselves cut adrift, thirteen points from safety following last weekend’s 47-41 defeat at the hands of Harpenden.
And the Gables-based side will find the going tough when they visit second-placed Sudbury on Saturday.
Regional 2 Anglia of London & SE
Southend Saxons v Dagenham – Warners Bridge
Southend Saxons can take another significant step towards the title when struggling Dagenham are the visitors to Warners Bridge on Saturday.
Bottom of the table Norwich provided the Saxons with a tougher-than-expected contest last weekend. However, the Seasiders prevailed 38-28, extending their winning sequence to fourteen matches.
Dagenham are currently third from bottom. They found themselves on the wrong end of a 41-21 defeat at the hands of Thurrock last time out.
Thurrock v Chelmsford – Oakfield
Thurrock hopes to build on last weekend’s 41-21 victory over Dagenham when Chelmsford visits for what is sure to be a keenly contested encounter.
Thurrock have lost just one of their last eight league outings. Meanwhile, eighth-placed Chelmsford have lost their last two.