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Bottom holds top as League Two gets tighter at the top

| 10.10.2010

Bottom of the table Hereford will be delighted with their point against League Two leaders Port Vale, but Vale have seen their six-point lead at the top of the table cut to just one point.

Vale continue to lead the League Two winners betting market at 7/2, but Chesterfield have been cut from 7/1 to 5/1 after closing the gap on the leaders with a 2-1 win at home to Southend.

Scott Boden’s 93rd minute winner condemned Southend to defeat, but the Essex side are only three points outside the play-off places with just seven points separating Cheltenham in seventh and Northampton in 22nd.

Bury continued to show their strong promotion credentials with a 3-0 victory over rivals Accrington Stanley – they are 14/1 to win League Two.

Ryan Lowe continues to trouble the League Two top scorers market with his two goals, his first was his 100th career league goal, and he now has nine goals in eleven league appearances this season.

Rotherham striker Adam Le Fondre failed to score in his sides 1-1 draw with Stevenage, but Rotherham stay third in the table and Le Fondre stays joint top of the League Two top goalscorers market with Ryan Lowe.

Morecombe continued to move away from the relegation places, registering their second consecutive victory at home to Shrewsbury after beating Bradford last week.

Shrewsbury drop to fifth in the league table and continue to be available at 10/1 to win League Two.

Torquay drifted out to 14/1 after failing to beat Crewe with the sides sharing the spoils in a thrilling 3-3 draw.

Crewe continue to be the leagues top scoring side, scoring 25 goals in their 11 League Two games this season.

Crewe are 40/1 to win League Two. See the full League Two football betting odds market here.



Robbie Morris

Robbie studied sports journalism at the University of Gloucestershire, an establishment chosen for its proximity to Cheltenham racecourse, where he was a season ticket holder. Upon graduation, Robbie was a contributor to GolfPunk, a national magazine aimed at ridding golf of its traditionalist image, before joining the news.ladbrokes team.