FOOTBALL: Grays Athletic retained the Stan Veness Memorial trophy at Chadfileds winning 1-4.

Tilbury's Ben Hunt struck first in the 16th minute to make it 1-0. '

However Freddie Lapado struck back 3 minutes later to level the score and settle the blues supporters nerves.

On the 23rd minute the Blues took the lead through a Jay Leader goal making it 2-1.

Grays dominated the second half with Lapado scoring two more to make the final score 4-1.

A good encounter for Jody Brown's boys with only two pre-season fixtures left before the first game of the season away against Billericay Town on the 9th August.