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And another features the initials of cancer battlers Bradley Lowery, Hope Feeney and Frankie Sherwood with the words: "Cancer has no colours".
And that was enough to snatch the points for the relegation battlers and end a streak of 18 league games without victory - the last was on opening day.
So with another year and a few more miles on the clock, Celestial Halo may be the one to come out on top, especially as he seems more of a battler than Binocular, who looks a shadow of his former self this term.
Steaua arrived in Wales for a pre-season tour in July 2002 but were almost left without a scheduled game against Dr Marten's League battlers Newport.
Table-toppers Malvern Town's surprise collapse continued with a shock 3-1 defeat to relegation battlers Causeway United, and Romulus were held to a 2-2 draw by Leamington.
Howard spoke of battlers as a disorganised, threatened grouping, both in terms of their supposed values or more coded cupidity.
A 1-0 defeat by relegation battlers Gillingham on Saturday proved the final straw and chairman Rick Hayward met with Jones this morning.
whereas the Red Sox are scrappers and battlers, they've got to live off the land.
Wally Norman, his family, his mates and their families and their mates are battlers also.
Dowie's injury-hit battlers had survived a scare earlier when big Bournemouth striker Steve Fletcher thundered a shot onto the crossbar.
Brand battlers, who will be matched by height and weight, will train with professional boxers before entering the ring to spar for three, one-minute rounds.
Now Darren says the banner is likely to be a message of support for some of the North East's young cancer battlers after putting it to a public vote.