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Steelmen's character and desire pleases boss Kinniburgh

Steve Kinniburgh praised the “great character and great desire” of his Corby Town players as they staged a remarkable fightback in their last home game of the season.

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Andy Peaks' AFC Rushden & Diamonds team are closing in on promotion

Peaks focused as Diamonds look to finish the job

Andy Peaks insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds will be “fully focused” when they bid to seal promotion on Tuesday night.

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Marcus Law watches on during Kettering Town's 4-1 defeat at Hereford. Pictures by Peter Short

Poppies boss Law left to reflect on a bittersweet day

Marcus Law had some sympathy for his Kettering Town players after a gruelling week ended with them suffering a 4-1 defeat at champions Hereford on what proved to be a bittersweet day.

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Wellingborough Town boss Nathan Marsh saw his team win their penultimate match of the season

Ar Tarn and Doughboys pick up away wins

Desborough Town remain on course for top-10 finish in the ChromaSport United Counties League Premier Division after a 3-2 victory at Sleaford Town.

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Joel Gyasi hit the winner as AFC Rushden & Diamonds moved closer to promotion with a 1-0 success at Cambridge City

Gyasi puts Diamonds on the brink of promotion

AFC Rushden & Diamonds stand on the brink of promotion in the Evo-Stik South League East after a fine 1-0 victory at Cambridge City.

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Hereford score one of their four goals as Kettering Town slipped to a 4-1 defeat at Edgar Street. Pictures by Peter Short

Poppies well beaten but there's a twist in the tale

Kettering Town suffered a 4-1 defeat at champions Hereford but a late goal elsewhere swung the race for second place in the Evo-Stik South League Premier back in their favour.

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Jake Bettles came off the bench to score twice as Corby Town came from 4-0 down to draw 4-4 with Market Drayton Town in their final home game of the season

VERDICT: Steelmen's stunning fightback earns them a point

Corby Town produced a quite stunning fightback as their final home game of the Evo-Stik League South ended in a remarkable 4-4 draw with relegation-threatened Market Drayton Town.
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Marcus Law leads the applause for the Kettering Town fans following last night's 2-0 victory over Weymouth. Pictures by Peter Short

Law full of praise for his Poppies as they face up to a trip to the champions

Marcus Law piled the praise on his Kettering Town players after they took a giant step towards a home play-off semi-final with a fine 2-0 victory over Weymouth at Latimer Park.

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Boss Andy Peaks and captain Liam Dolman will be hoping to lead AFC Rushden & Diamonds to another win in their promotion bid this weekend

Diamonds boss Peaks focused on the next big game

Andy Peaks insists he and his AFC Rushden & Diamonds side are solely focused on their clash at Cambridge City this weekend.

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Brett Solkhon celebrates his and Kettering Town's second goal in the 2-0 win over Weymouth at Latimer Park. Pictures by Peter Short

VERDICT: Solkhon at the double as impressive Poppies see off Weymouth

Kettering Town took a big step towards securing a home semi-final in the Evo-Stik South League Premier play-offs as they claimed an impressive 2-0 win over Weymouth at Latimer Park.
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Jake Bettles celebrates after Steven Leslie's effort found the net for Corby Town's third goal in their 4-2 success at Newcastle Town last weekend. Picture by David Tilley

Steelmen want to finish with a flourish

Corby Town are gearing up for their final home game of the season this weekend when they take on struggling Market Drayton Town at Steel Park.

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Kyren Wilson heads into the Betfred World Championship at the Crucible having climbed up to number nine in the rankings

Worlds beckon with Kyren now in the top 10

Kyren Wilson heads into the Betfred World Championship this weekend with a personal achievement already under his belt.
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Brett Solkhon scores Kettering Town's third goal during the 7-0 success at Gosport Borough on Tuesday night. Picture by Peter Short

Poppies and Terras to collide in the battle for home supremacy

The battle to earn home supremacy in the Evo-Stik South League Premier play-offs is set to reach fever pitch at Latimer Park tonight (Thursday).
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Jordon Crawford has enjoyed an outstanding season at Corby Town

Kinniburgh wants star man Crawford to progress at Corby

Steve Kinniburgh insists it will do Jordon Crawford “the world of good” to stay at Corby Town for at least one more season.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Andy Peaks

Peaks' delight as Diamonds edge close encounter

Andy Peaks was delighted to see AFC Rushden & Diamonds come out on top in a tight encounter as they edged closer to promotion with a 1-0 victory over AFC Dunstable last night (Tuesday).

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Brett Solkhon tucks away the penalty that put Kettering Town 3-0 up in their 7-0 success at Gosport Borough last night. Pictures by Peter Short

Records tumble as Poppies march on

The records tumbled as Kettering Town moved back up to third place in the Evo-Stik South League Premier with a 7-0 demolition of rock-bottom Gosport Borough last night (Tuesday).

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Ben Farrell scored the crucial penalty to earn AFC Rushden & Diamonds a 1-0 win over AFC Dunstable at Hayden Road

VERDICT: Farrell on the spot as Diamonds close in on promotion

Just a few small steps for Ben Farrell turned into one giant leap towards promotion for AFC Rushden & Diamonds as they picked up a priceless 1-0 victory over AFC Dunstable at Hayden Road.

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The Kettering Town players celebrate one of their goals during the 7-0 win at Gosport Borough. Picture by Peter Short

A magnificent seven for the Poppies

Kettering Town moved up to third place in the Evo-Stik South League Premier after a comfortable 7-0 success at rock-bottom Gosport Borough.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds were all smiles as they returned to winning ways with a 4-1 success over Aylesbury United on Saturday. They will be looking to take another step towards promotion when they host AFC Dunstable at Hayden Road tonight

Confident Diamonds set for a 'massive' game

Andy Peaks believes AFC Rushden & Diamonds will be full of confidence for a “massive” game at Hayden Road tonight (Tuesday).

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Kettering Town assistant-manager Mitch Austin

Poppies must show the right attitude at Gosport

Mitch Austin knows the attitude of the Kettering Town players will have to be spot on when they head to bottom side Gosport Borough tonight (Tuesday).

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