Heavy rain turned the Subbies top-of-the-table clash between Beecroft and Drummoyne at Taplin Oval into a mudbath on Saturday.

Crofties came off second-best in a match played in dreadful conditions, going down 20-3 to the competition leaders.

Halfback Ben Robinson slotted a penalty goal to open the scoring for the match, but his opportune three-pointer was the only scoring chance made good for the Lions.

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