Weekend rugby round-up
SLOUGH RFC's disappointing start to to the new season continued at the weekend after a 50-17 defeat to Aylesbury eliminated them from the Bucks Cup.
It was a third defeat in four matches for Paul Rendall's side, who must now pick themselves up for the trip to Milton Keynes on Saturday.
After an opening day 74-5 crushing defeat to Banbury, Slough 2nds welcome Chipping Norton to Upton Court Park in Bucks, Berks & Oxon Division Four.
Maidenhead's run of three consecutive wins in Division South West One ended with a 34-27 defeat at Swindon.
Ricky Khan's men will bid to return to winning ways on Saturday when welcoming Witney to Braywick Park, while the 2nds travel to Reading in an all-Berkshire clash.
Windsor did not have a Southern Counties North fixture last weekend but host Grove on Saturday.
Also this weekend, Drifters host Littlemore in Bucks, Berks & Oxon Premier, while the 2nds have a Berkshire derby with Newbury 3rds at Monks Lane in Division Four.
Elsewhere, Beaconsfield will be looking to extend their winning run to four matches in Southern Counties North when they host Broadmore Staff.
Beaconsfield 2nds have also enjoyed a fine start to their season and they travel to Oxford Quins 2nds in Bucks, Berks & Oxon Division One.
Phoenix suffered their third defeat in three weeks with a 59-7 loss to Drifters in the Bucks Cup at One Pin Lane and travel to fellow Premier Division strugglers Bicester this weekend.
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