Dunmow Rhodes had to settle for a point from a 1-1 draw with Bocking Eagles in their Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Division One meeting.
Takeley bounced back from their FA Cup exit at Bostik League side Bowers to book a place in the next round of the FA Vase with a 4-3 win at Brantham Athletic.
Flitch United made it two wins in two in the Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Premier Division with success against Witham United.
Dunmow Rhodes won an eight-goal thriller with Notley FC in their Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Division One opener at High Easter.
Flitch United got their Braintree & North Essex Sunday League Premier Division season off to a good start with a 2-0 win against Shalford FC.
Takeley edged out local rivals Stansted in their FA Cup preliminary round tie at Bishop’s Stortford.
Takeley face local rivals Stansted in an FA Cup preliminary round tie at Bishop’s Stortford on Sunday (2pm).
Dunmow Rhodes put in another good performance in their latest pre-season friendly to beat Flitch United by a 4-2 scoreline.