FOUR other local sides also started their league campaigns and the Tadley Tigers went down 29-13 at home to Didcot in the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Premier.

This Saturday they are away to Drifters.

Aldermaston open their Championship campaign with a bonus point win at Winslow as they recorded a 38-5 victory.

This weekend they are at home again to Abingdon.

Overton's trip to Trojans second string in Hampshire One was postponed.

So they will open their campaign this weekend at home to Southampton.

They conceded their game last Saturday, when away at Farnborough.

In Hampshire Two, Chineham Lions picked up the losing bonus point as they were beaten in low scoring encounter at Stoneham 10-5.

This Saturday, Chineham open their home campaign at May's Bounty, when Winchester Knights will be the visitors.

They won their opening game 17-12 at Petersfield IIs.