Heanor Town 1 Sporting Khalsa 2

Matt Martin - Midlands middleweight champion scowered on his dayboo
Matt Martin – Midlands middleweight champion scowered on his dayboo

In a result we very, very much hope cheers up our battered and bruised brother Tony Higgins who was involved in a bit of a bump on his way to the game yesterday, Khalsa overcame league leaders Heanor Town in a pulsating clash.

Matt Martin put the home side out for the count with a winning goal on his debut after Tes Robinson had given the visitors the leader in the first half, remarkably notching up his eight of the season (without any penalties) from centre-half.

Jamie Clarke pulled one back for Heanor with five minutes to go but Ian Rowe’s troops were able to overcome a nervous closing stage to the game to secure a valuable three points.

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