Disgraceful end to big North Bucks game

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The potential title-deciding fixture between Comet MK and Scot was abandoned last week after crowd trouble at Newport Pagnell Town FC.

With the two sides doing battle to win the Division Two title, the match on Thursday night should have gone a long way to deciding the matter.

But with 70 minutes played and Comet winning 1-0, some spectators took exception to a challenge on the field and punches were thrown – leaving the referee with no choice but to call the game off.

The league’s officials have not yet made a decision as to which club was responsible and where the points should go. But the two sides are set to meet again next Tuesday in a game moved to Buckingham Athletic – with no spectators allowed.

Comet appear to have the edge in the title race, and they could complete a league and cup double after lifting the Division Two Trophy on Saturday with a 5-1 victory against Steeple Claydon.

Meanwhile in the Premier Division, City Colts lost 3-1 to champions Potterspury, but had the last laugh on Tuesday night when they clinched the Premier Division Trophy with a 4-0 win over the same side.

The pick of last midweek’s results saw champions Bow Brickhill Res go down 5-4 to University of Buckingham in Division One and St George’s lose 3-2 to MK Wanderers ‘A’ in Division Two.

AFC Santander lifted the Intermediate Division Trophy with a 3-1 victory over Denbigh Hall Sports & Social.

The Intermediate Division title race came to an end on Monday night, with Woburn Sands Wanderers finishing ahead of Buckingham Town Res, as City Colts Res finish on a high after their 6-2 beating of Silverstone and Wolverton Res lost 1-0 to Brackley Res.

Division One champions Bow Brickhll Res hammered Wicken Sports Res 6-0, while Woughton lost 6-2 to Stewkley Res, Olney beat Padbury 5-2 and Stoke Hammond drew 4-4 with Great Linford Res.