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March beat Wisbech in Fenland derby

March Town United pulled off a derby shock this evening when they beat near neighbours Wisbech Town 1-0 in the Cambridgeshire Invitation Cup.

A goal from striker Craig Gillies in the 76th minute gave the Hares an impressive victory at the Sports Ground against opponents two levels higher in the non-league pyramid.

March: Congreve, Barker, Kilford, Rothery, Emmington (c), Short, Burrows, Rawson, Friend, Allen, Gillies. Sub: Callaghan, Gibson, Hamza, Warren.

Goalscorer Craig Gillies (18895640)
Goalscorer Craig Gillies (18895640)

Wisbech: Wilson, Whyatt, Marshall, Rogers, Curtis, Spencer, Moreman, Setchell, Gale, Richardson, Nassunculo. Subs: Hart, Maddison, Philip, Earps.

Booked: Rawson, Short (both March).

Attendance: 320.

In the same competition, Wisbech St Mary suffered another heavy defeat, going down 13-1 at home to Cambridge City at the ABC Meats Stadium.

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