Wymondham remain snapping at the heels of leaders Holt after turning in a strong home performance to beat Wisbech 46-14.
After finishing off the year with a win against Woodbridge and also beating league leaders Holt, Fakenham seemed to be adversely affected by a four-week lay-off.
Fakenham got back to winning ways with a hard-fought win in a match played in driving rain from the start.
Having started the season with a win against Ipswich YM, Fakenham were, for a number of reasons, unable to put out their full regular first team for their match against West Norfolk.
Fakenham recorded their best league result of the season so far, defeating Stow by six wickets and in turn leapfrogging them to third place in the Alliance Premier.
Fakenham were involved in an excellent game on Saturday which ebbed and flowed, produced over 500 runs and saw 18 wickets fall.
Fakenham produced their most comprehensive performance for some time to defeat Garboldisham by 191 runs.
Having won their initial game of the Eastern Counties Shield, Fakenham came into this fixture expecting a stern test.
Fakenham hosted Norwich Medics in their final EC1 North league game on Saturday.
On a damp Saturday Fakenham travelled to local rivals Swaffham for their penultimate game of the first half of the season and came away with their 13th straight win.
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