DONALD v CHARLTON - 2.30pm Saturday at Donald.
Last time: Round 7, 2014: Charlton 18.17 (125) d Donald 3.8 (26).
Since 2009: Donald 9; Charlton 6.
DONALD: no respite for the winless Royals, who now cop second-placed Charlton fresh off a bye.
CHARLTON: won five of their past six and continue to hold onto second spot from St Arnaud.
WEDDERBURN v BIRCHIP-WATCHEM - 2.30pm Saturday at Wedderburn.
Last time: Round 7, 2014: Wedderburn 15.9 (99) d Birchip-Watchem 7.10 (52).
Since 2009: Wedderburn 13; Birchip-Watchem 3.
WEDDERBURN: take on Birchip-Watchem, who they have won 13 in a row against by average of 67.
BIRCHIP-WATCHEM: won three in a row, and now chasing first victory over Wedderburn since 2009.
ST ARNAUD v BOORT - 2.30pm Saturday at St Arnaud.
Last time: Round 7, 2014: Boort 15.9 (99) d St Arnaud 14.10 (94).
Since 2009: Boort 10; St Arnaud 3.
ST ARNAUD: coach James McNamee been their best player each of the past three games.
BOORT: were 4-2 after first six games, but just 2-4 over their past six and now out of the top four.