Comfortable progress to next round of cup

NDET 29-9-12 TW 3 Belper v Preston Belper red & black
NDET 29-9-12 TW 3 Belper v Preston Belper red & black

Belper progressed to the next round of the England Hockey Cup after a comfortable 7-1 win on Sunday away to Old Halesonians.

The game was played in good spirits between the two sides.

The Belper scorers were Cassidy, Ebbage, Walton (2), Innocent and Lingeswaren (2). The game was somewhat overshadowed by a serious ankle injury to Sam Browne in the warm up that will see him out of action for some weeks.

A club spokesman said: “We wish Sam a speedy recovery.”

Belper were rewarded with a home fixture against Woking on Sunday, October28.