Top of the Hill Celtic close the gap on league leaders Park Bar

Abercorn's Ciaran McGuinness holds off this challenge from Paul Kelly, Brandywell Harps, on Sunday morning. (DER4513PG140)
Abercorn's Ciaran McGuinness holds off this challenge from Paul Kelly, Brandywell Harps, on Sunday morning. (DER4513PG140)

Title chasing Top of the Hill Celtic moved to within two points of league leaders Park Bar on Sunday.

The Gobnascale men were awarded three points as their opponents were unable to field a team.

Derry City moved into third place with victory over Trojans and Brandywell Harps defeated Abercorn.

It was Brandywell’s second victory on the trot and the win will have put a severe dent on Abercorn’s title aspirations.

Elsewhere, Lisahally were held to a draw at home to Phoenix.

Culmore slipped up to Ballymoor while the Colts defeated Crescent.

Oxford Stars continued their good run with victory over Campbell’s.

Results - Lisahally 2, Phoenix 2; Trojans 1, Derry City 4; Brandywell Harps 2, Abercorn 0; Campbell’s 1, Oxford Stars 2; Crescent 1, Culmore Colts 3; Tristar 0, Top of the Hill Celtic 2.

Forthcoming Fixtures - Sunday, November 17th - Park Bar v Lisahally (Showgrounds); Brandywell Harps v Campbell’s (Prehen 3); Abercorn v Trojans (Brandywell); Oxford Stars v Ballymoor (Swilly); Top of the Hill Celtic v Culmore Colts (Lisnagelvin 2); Culmore v Crescent (Culmore).