After their FA Cup exploits Hartley Wintney returned to League action and recorded three-one win over out of form Yate Town on Tuesday night.

More than 270 people turned out to watch the side secure a win.

The Visitors had an early chance when they forced the ball through the middle of the Hartley defence leaving Beckinsale with a clear run in on goal. However the Row were relieved when the Bluebells’ forward elected to pass instead of shooting for goal.

The Row made the game safe on 88 minutes with a third goal. Nathan Smart was released down the right wing and his low cross was fired into the roof of the net by Ben Wright. (3-1)

Anthony Millerick, of Hartley Wintney, said he was very pleased for get their first win and three points.

He said: "I felt we showed character with our response after we went a goal behind. t was always going to be a bit like after the Lord Mayors Show after our performance levels on Saturday.

He added: "Sam Argent picked up a bruised foot last Saturday which ruled him out tonight. We will check on Ty Smith after the injury he picked up tonight."

On Saturday Hartley Wintney have an attractive home fixture against Poole Town in the FA Trophy. The kick off is 3.00pm.