BRETFORTON Old Boys need six points from their remaining three games to retain the Birdseye Sports Evesham Sunday League Division One title following a 3-1 victory at Tewkesbury Town.
Second-half goals from Baird, Clarke and Davis earned Old Boys the points.
Stour Excelsior defeated Broadway United 1-0 thanks to a first-half strike from Featherstone.
In Division Two New Inn Pershore closed the gap at the top, winning 3-1 at Harvington with goals from Ballard, Rushton and Brant.
The home side replied through Kinnersley.
Badsey Recreation’s promotion hopes were dented with a 5-1 defeat at Quinton as doubles from Tom and James Drinkwater and a further goal from Morse gave the home side a welcome win.
In a match spoilt by the wind at Cropthorne the home team drew 1-1 with Alderton.
The visitors led through an own goal before a superb strike from Alexander levelled matters.
Charlton Old Boys and Bredon also shared two goals with De LeNeneveu and Hagley netting respectively.
The top two shared the spoils in Division Three with Booth netting for Bretforton Old Boys Reserves and Hancox replying for Fortis.
This enabled Broadway United Reserves to close the gap with a resounding 9-0 win over Pebworth through Berryman (2), Sallis (2), Burtenshaw, Jinks, Parker and Schofield.
TDMS produced an excellent display to defeat Stratford United 3-0 as the academy team scored through Rogers, McGarr and Remekie.
Ambi Allsports defeated neighbours Bengeworth 4-2 with goals from Aidan Booth (2), Gary Booth and Camm.
Bengeworth replied through Burford and Giles.
Ashton 88 and Evesham United Sunday shared four goals.
The home team scored with an own goal and Eade, while the Robins replied through Homans and Saunders.
Division One: Inkberrow v Cidermill; Broadway United v Evesham WMC.
Division Two: Offenham Rovers v Harvington; Alderton v Charlton Old Boys; Sun Inn v Badsey Recreation.
Division Three: Fortis v Pebworth; Bretforton Old Boys Reserves v Bengeworth; Ashton 88 v Ambi Allsports; Avon Titans v TDMS.
Evesham Mechanical Services Knockout Cup semi-final: New Inn Pershore v Broadway United Reserves.
Express-Funding Mick Godwin Cup quarter-final: Stratford United v Cropthorne.
WEDNESDAY Division Three: Ambi Allsports v Broadway United Reserves.