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the results a wonderful when at makes Rampant 7.45 It's 8-1, five- It's rare enough that a 150-1 shot wins so for The Meter to win at those odds to set the ball rolling is remarkable
Wilson Kneeshaw set the ball rolling when he calmly slotted the ball past Rams' goalkeeper Grant Shenton after being set up by Sean Reid.
Gordon Muchall's fielding has been very hot and very cold recently, but the stunning catch to his left at third slip removed Jake Libby from only the third delivery of the morning set the ball rolling.
Skipper Paul Williams had set the ball rolling in the 29th minute, converting a penalty after Droylesden's Natt Kerr had been shown a second yellow.
Efe Ambrose set the ball rolling with a downward header from Anthony Stokes's cross to give the home side the half-time lead.
COUNCILLORS have set the ball rolling on a plan to merge two Batley schools.
Once again the antics of Scrat the sabre-toothed squirrel and his hilarious struggle with a single acorn set the ball rolling.
Chris Burke set the ball rolling with an early opener which was deflected in off Tykes skipper Rob Edwards and the impressive Fahey was also on target in the first half after Barnsley's leading scorer Craig Davies' tenth goal of the season had brought the home side level.
Liam Clark (+25) set the ball rolling, defeating Ricky Heseltine 76-61.
Dylan Owen set the ball rolling with an early penalty, John Rowley bagged a brace before half time, then James Evans completed the rout with a 78th minute goal.
High Award set the ball rolling with a 9-2 victory in the opening maiden and, after Blue Delta took the second at 10-1, punters began to latch on to the idea that Stack's runners were very well forward.
Top marksman Liam McCreesh, back after a five-match ban, set the ball rolling with the best goal of the afternoon, a 25-yard pile-driver after just seven minutes.