Jersey Championship top two draw in promotion battle

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Jersey Championship leaders St Brelade drew 1-1 at fellow promotion hopefuls St Martin/SCF.

Ricardo Vasconcelos netted for the hosts with Kyle Hampshire scoring for St Brelade.

They stay top, one point ahead of St Martin/SCF and St Lawrence, who beat St Clement 3-2.

In the other Championship games in the island on Saturday, Beeches Old Boys beat St John 4-1, while Portuguese Club were 4-2 winners against Jersey Nomads.

In the battle at the bottom Sporting Academics claimed their first league win of the season. The 6-2 win over Magpies means they leapfrog them in the table.