Weekend Sports Results

A DRAMATIC stoppage-time equaliser earned AFC Sudbury a point at Ware (2-2) while Halstead Town won at March Town (2-1). But there were defeats for Long Melford and Cornard United, while Sudbury Rugby Club went down 24-17 at Romford & Gidea Park.

Football results:

FA Cup third round:

Chelsea 7 Ipswich Town 0

Ryman Division One North

Ware 2 AFC Sudbury 2

(Baker, S Wareham)

Ridgeons League Premier Division

Great Yarmouth Town v Hadleigh United (postponed - water-logged pitch)

Ridgeons League First Division

Gorleston 3 Long Melford 1

March Town United 1 Halstead Town 2

Swaffham Town 7 Cornard United 0

Rugby Union results:

London Two North East

Romford & Gidea Park 24 Sudbury 17

Braintree 48 Beccles 0

Eastern Counties Two

Hadleigh 41 Thetford 22

*For full round-up of sports results plus match reports, action, reaction and previews, including fixtures for the week ahead, see Thursday’s Suffolk Free Press.