Lumwana Radiants on Wednesday moved closer to winning promotion to the FAZ Super Division after thumping Roan United 2-0 to open a four point lead.
Goals from Lembani Lungu and Billy Lungu stunned Roan and moved Lumwana to 59 points with four matches left to play.
Roan remain stuck in fourth place with 52 points from 30 matches played.
Coach Allan Kamwanga’s Radiants are now clear favourites to secure promotion from Division One North.
Lumwana’s closest rivals Kalulushi Modern Stars and Mufulira Blackpool all failed to win their midweek games.
Kalulushi forced a 1-1 draw at Real Nakonde while Blackpool escaped from Kaole Stadium in Mansa with a goalless draw against Zesco
In other games, Mining Rangers beat Kitwe United 2-1 in a Kitwe derby played at Independence Stadium in Kalulushi.
In the southern division, Kabwe Warriors who have already secured promotion were held to a goalless draw by visiting Matero United at
Godfrey Chitalu Stadium in Kabwe.
Warriors now sit on 71 points while second placed Lusaka Tigers have 56 points from 30 games played.
Tigers on Wednesday defeated Riflemen 3-2.
Third placed Nampundwe moved to 54 points after a 4-3 win at Mongu Academy.
FAZ DIVISION ONE NORTH LEAGUE RESULTS FOR WEEK 31
Chambishi 2 – 0 Konkola Mine Police
Zesco Luapula 0 – 0 Mufulira Blackpool
Kansanshi Dynamos1- 0 Ndola United
Copperbelt Buffaloes 1- 0 Zesco Solwezi
Real Nakonde 1 – 1 Kalulushi M. Stars
Indeni 2 – 1 Gomes Wanderers
Mining Rangers 2 – 1 Kitwe United
Chindwin Sentries 1 – 2 FQMO Mining
Lumwana Radiants 2 – 0 Roan United
City of Lusaka 2-0 Paramilitary
Lusaka City Council 1-1 Kalomo Jetters
Mumbwa Medics 1-0 Zesco Shockers
Mongu Academy 3-4 Nampundwe
Kabwe Warriors 0-0 Matero United
Prisons Leopards 2-0 Kafue Celtic
Rifflemen 2-3 Lusaka Tigers
Malaiti Rangers 4-1 Katete Rangers
Livingstone Pirates 1-0 Luena Buffaloes