With less than 40 persons viewing at the National Track and Field Centre, Leonora, Buxton United held Western Tigers to a 1-1 draw, when the Guyana Football Federation [GFF] Elite League continued on Friday.
The East Coast Demerara giant took the early lead in the eighth minute of the cagey affair. Western Tigers managed to secure the equaliser in the 41st minute through Daniel Wilson.
It was an unfortunate result for the West Ruimveldt heavyweight, who lost further group in the race for the championship.
The Tigers move onto 28 points and remain in the fourth position. On the other side, Buxton United sit on 20 points in sixth place.
Meanwhile, Milerock downed Cougars FC 3-0. Following a scoreless first half period, Kester Randolph, Lionel Halley and Brentley Allicock scored in the 63rd, 71st and 81st minute respectively.
It was the fourth win for the Linden unit who moved onto 13 points and remain in the seventh position. On the other hand, it was the 12th loss for the Berbicians.
They sit in ninth place on six points. The tournament continues today at the same venue with another doubleheader.
Milerock-3 vs Cougars
Western Tigers-1 vs Buxton United-1