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COWES SPORTS TRIUMPH IN LOCAL DERBY

Cowes Sports FC came out on top in the Bank Holiday local derby against Newport yesterday (Monday).

The Yachtsmen triumphed 2-0 against fellow Sydenhams Wessex Premier League team Newport IW FC in front of 260 fans at Westwood Park.

Second half goals by Connor Furmidge and John McKie sealed the victory, with Newport ending the game with 9 men following the dismissal of Ollie Wilson and Scott Sampson.

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The win moves Cowes up to 11th in the table, while Newport drop to 16th.

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