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Saturday, February 17

Regional 1 South East 

Sudbury v Rochford Hundred – Whittome Field

Struggling Rochford Hundred have it all to do when they face second-placed Sudbury at Whittome Field.

Rochford currently occupies second from bottom spot in the Regional 1 South East table and has lost their last five on the bounce, including a 45-34 defeat at the hands of Harpenden last time out.

HUEL Tring v Westcliff – Dorian Williams Sports Ground

Bottom of the table Westcliff will be looking to end a wretched run of seven successive defeats when they head to fellow strugglers HUEL Tring.

Despite playing for little more than pride, Westcliff might well fancy their chances against a side that are just two places above them in the league but won 19-17 at Northamptonians last time out.

Regional 2 Anglia of London & SE

Southend Saxons v Eton Manor – Warners Bridge

Table-topping Southend Saxons can all but secure the Regional 2 Anglia of London & SE title with a win over second-placed Eton Manor in what is sure to be an eagerly anticipated contest at Warners Bridge.

The Saxons’ 35-25 victory over Chelmsford last weekend was their sixteenth on the trot. Meanwhile, Eton Manor are six points further back following a resounding 41-10 triumph over Thurrock.

Thurrock v Harlow – Oakfield

Thurrock will be looking to bounce back when Harlow are the visitor to Oakfield on Saturday.

Thurrock were on the wrong end of a 41-10 defeat at the hands of second-placed Eton Manor last weekend but remain fifth in the table as the season heads towards the final furlong. 


Brian Jeeves