P141 Teletext 141 May 5 00:10:01       Nationwide Division One ————  —— BRADFORD CITY 3 QPR 0   Chris Kamara's Bradford completed their escape from relegation with a superb victory over QPR — condemning Grimsby Town to the drop instead. Nigel Pepper was the hero for City, powering home a close range header from Tommy Wright's cross before Wright doubled the advantage soon after. Pepper made sure of the win after the break with a blistering free-kick which gave 'keeper Tony Roberts no chance. ——————————————————————————————————1/12— POLL - Should Beckham play abroad? 138 PAY OFF ALL YOUR DEBTS NOW!! p366 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 140 May 5 00:33:00       Nationwide Division One ———— &!"o% —— TRANMERE 2 BOLTON 2   A late goal from Tranmere's Lee Jones robbed Bolton of achieving the incredible double of recording 100 points and 100 goals in the season. John McGinlay's neat finish delighted the visitors' huge travelling support but John Aldridge's penalty levelled it Jamie Pollock's second-half effort seemed to have wrapped it up, but then Jones ruined the party with a fantastic half-volleyed finish from 16 yards ——————————————————————————————————10/12 Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 140 May 5 00:17:10       Nationwide Division One ————  —— WOLVES 0 PORTSMOUTH 1   Portsmouth forward Paul Hall scored the decisive goal that sent Wolves into the First Division play-offs against Crystal Palace on a losing note. Hall secured the points with a far-post header to Alan McLoughlin's deep free-kick 10 minutes from time. Pompey deserved the points for a bright second-half showing and their victory would have been more emphatic had Hall done better with two other chances. ——————————————————————————————————11/12 Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
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P141 Teletext 141 May 5 00:11:00       Nationwide Division One ————  —— CHARLTON 0 SHEFFIELD UTD 0   Sheffield United's hopes of improving their abysmal away record before the play-offs rarely looked on in a low-key match at Charlton Athletic. The Blades have not won on their travels since Boxing Day and looked second best in terms of possession, particularly in the second half. However, United did come closest to scoring when, in the 81st minute, Andy Scott was denied by a last-ditch tackle ——————————————————————————————————2/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DIY DISASTER? SEE OUR LIST OF REPUTABLE TRADESPEOPLE p376 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 140 May 5 00:12:00       Nationwide Division One ————  —— CRYSTAL PALACE 1 PORT VALE 1   Palace, already in the play-offs, had to be content with a draw at Selhurst Park after Dougie Freedman was dismissed for throwing a punch. The red card means Steve Coppell's young Eagles will have to enter the play-offs without the striker. Palace had gone in front on 12 minutes, when Andy Roberts cleverly hooked into the top corner but Lee Mills equalised against the run of play on 61 minutes. ——————————————————————————————————3/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 'JN A SHEARER SIGNED FOOTBALL p350 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 141 May 5 00:02:10       Nationwide Division One ————  —— GRIMSBY 4 SOUTHEND 0   Grimsby Town will have to face up to life in Division Two next season despite hammering sorry SouthendN Bradford's win over QPR confirmed Town's demise although a swift return could be on the cards judging by this fine performance at Blundell Park. Their goals came from Nicky Southall (44) and Jason Lee (85) plus two from Clive Mendonca — in the 67th minute in open play and a penalty soon after. ——————————————————————————————————4/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 141 May 5 00:04:11       Nationwide Division One ————  —— HUDDERSFIELD 0 SWINDON 0   Rival managers Brian Horton and Steve McMahon will be glad the season is over after sitting through this grim draw. Swindon made it five games without a goal in a poor finish to the season which has seen them lose six of their last eight games. Ex-Huddersfield man Darren Bullock came close for the Robins with a 25-yard drive which flashed a couple of feet over the crossbar. ——————————————————————————————————5/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 140 May 5 00:05:00       Nationwide Division One ————  —— IPSWICH 1 BIRMINGHAM 1   Ipswich were grateful to have already secured their play-off place after dropping two —ome points to Birmingham. Ipswich went ahead after 52 minutes through Niklas Gudmundsson and Town in truth would have wrapped the game up but for some wayward finishing. But Paul Devlin equalised nine minutes from the end with his 20th goal of the campaign to end Ipswich's run of 531 minutes without conceding a goal. ——————————————————————————————————6/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 140 May 5 00:00:00       Nationwide Division One ————  —— OLDHAM 3 NORWICH CITY 0   Two goals inside a minute midway through the first half gave relegated Oldham their first win in eight games An own goal from Norwich's Neil Moore put them on their way, before Matthew Rush broke clear in midfield and ran 40 yards before slotting home. Norwich hit back and went close through Robert Fleck, but Oldham completed the rout when Stuart Barlow scored from close range in the 74th minute. ——————————————————————————————————7/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 140 May 5 00:00:00       Nationwide Division One ————  —— OXFORD UTD 5 BARNSLEY 1   Oxford ended the season by subjecting newly promoted Barnsley to their heaviest defeat of the seasonN The match swung Oxford's way in the 18th minute when Joey Beauchamp cut in to score and Nigel Jemson's header made it two soon afterwards. Beauchamp and Jemson both netted again as Oxford ran riot. Neil Redfearn reduced the deficit on 59 but a fine Mark Ford volley completed the misery. ——————————————————————————————————8/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby
P141 Teletext 141 May 5 00:02:05       Nationwide Division One ————  —— STOKE CITY 2 'FST BROM 1   Stoke said farewell to the Victoria Ground and manager Lou Macari with a deserved win in a carnival atmosphere. A packed house begged for excitement, and it finally arrived when Stoke's Gerry McMahon finished with a diving header from six yards. Stoke wrapped it up in the 69th minute when Graham Kavanagh chipped Alan Miller from Richard Forsyth's pass. Andy Hunt netted a late consolation. ——————————————————————————————————9/12— Sport index 131 Regional sport 170 DON'T MISS OUR SPORTS POLL ON p138 Next Cricket Pools Rugby