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As darkness fell, competitors took to the trails aided by head torches and, while the wary cautiously eased their way through each 10k lap, many a cavalier athlete could be seen landing on their backs in the muddy gluepot
that was once Catton Park.
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CONNETION - Londinium Chamber Choir / Griffiths .....
Richard Cockerill's men created plenty of chances on the gluepot
surface in Paris.
O'Shea is one of only two players still at the club who started Sunderland's FA Cup defeat at Bradford on a gluepot
pitch two and a half years ago.
I took him out at Cork last weekend because it was a gluepot
, but I think and hope it will be looser at the Curragh.
The nine-year-old took a tired fall in gluepot
conditions for the Welsh National at Chepstow last time, but had previously put up a personal best in victory on heavy ground over today's course and distance.
Minor league Eastleigh suffered FA Cup heartbreak when they conceded a late equaliser to four-times winners Bolton Wanderers on a gluepot
pitch at their snug Ten Acres ground on Saturday.
It did not work on Bradford's gluepot
pitch on Sunday; Poyet must pray it is more effective in overcoming his sticky patch with the fans.
The game developed into a ding-dong battle - despite the gluepot
conditions underfoot - and both teams came close to adding to their try count before Andrews had the final word.
going proved too much for all but Bob Ford who initially finished alone in the West Wales National under Paul Townend.