Ridgeons League leaders Wroxham held by Felixstowe & Walton
A penalty in the last minute of injury time denied Wroxham victory as their lead at the top of the Premier Division was cut to five points.
Facing Felixstowe & Walton at Trafford Park, Wroxham fell behind in the seventh minute but the hosts drew level on the half hour mark when Ben Jones released Jordan Rocastle and he beat the Felixstowe keeper. Wroxham then went in front four minutes before the break as Matt Daniels unleashed a stunning strike from distance.
Felixstowe equalised on 70 minutes, but Wroxham looked to have sealed the points when Rocastle scored with a delightful chip five minutes from time. With time almost up, the visitors won a penalty when Danny Self was adjudged to have fouled a Felixstowe forward and Ben Garnham stepped up to complete his hat-trick.
Goal-shy Diss failed to score for the 13th time in 27 league games as they fell to fifth from bottom with defeat at second-placed Brantham.
Saturday's game hinged on two chances late in the first half, as first Diss' James Pipe was denied in a one-on-one with the Brantham keeper. The hosts then broke to score the only goal of the game.
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Dereham went ahead at Ely in the 11th minute when Gary Starling scored from the penalty spot after Alex Fitzgerald was fouled.
Ely equalised through Richard Chadwick on 30 minutes and although Nicky Howell hit the post for Dereham, it remained all-square.
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Kirkley & Pakefield were unable to complete the double over Hadleigh United as they lost 3-1 at their Suffolk rivals.
Ben Deacon and Liam Jennings gave Hadleigh a 2-0 lead at half-time, before Ryan Crisp – who netted four times in the 5-2 win against Hadleigh in November – pulled one back for the Royals after an hour.
Ollie Canfer sealed the win for Hadleigh in injury time.
Gorleston's winless run in the league stretched to five games as they lost 2-1 at home to Woodbridge.
The visitors were 2-0 up after 55 minutes, before Christy Finch's well-struck effort reduced the deficit four minutes later. Woodbridge had a man sent off with 17 minutes remaining, but the Greens were unable to capitalise.
There was another defeat for Great Yarmouth Town, but the Bloaters showed spirit to restrict fourth-placed CRC to a 2-0 victory.
Norwich United fought back from 2-0 down to book their place in the semi-finals of the Ridgeons League Challenge Cup with a 3-2 extra-time win at home to Clacton.
The Planters trailed by two goals at half-time before Ross King headed in from a corner to reduce the arrears. In the dying minutes of normal time Jon Lovelock headed home to send the tie into extra-time.
Substitute Jordan Blyth's deft flick in the final minute of the first added period ensured the Planters moved into the last four.