Labour one step closer to retaining cup

HOLDERS Wallsend Labour moved a step closer to retaining the Combination Cup with a convincing 8-2 win over Huntsman in the second round.

Top goalscorer Jimmy Anderson was as consistent as ever with a brace.

Jack Walker also grabbed himself a brace while Kevin Hughes, Michael Scatchard, Mick McMullen and veteran Steve Cherry added to Wallsend’s total.

The man of the match award went to Scatchard.