Fleetwood Town, Scunthorpe United and Burton Albion all win on a good night for League Two's top clubs.
kept their hopes of automatic promotion alive with a comfortable 3-1 over Fleetwood Town in League Two. Bristol Rovers and Antoni Sarcevic put the Cod Army in control before the interval and with barely six minutes of the second half played Mark Roberts put the result beyond doubt. David Ball
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kept their own push for a top-three place alive with a win over Scunthorpe United at Whaddon Road with Cheltenham Town 's brace giving the Yorkshire outfit the points. Sam Winnall stayed in fifth place with a narrow win over Burton Albion thanks to a solitary Wycombe Wanderers strike. Adam McGurk
's hopes of landing a playoff place were dealt a blow by a second-half fight back from Hartlepool United , with Mansfield Town and Matt Rhead scoring twice in the last 10 minutes to earn the Stags three points. Jamie McGuire stayed in the playoff spots with a 1-0 win over bottom-of-the-table York City thanks to Torquay United 's early strike. Will Hayhurst moved closer to safety by winning the Devon derby against Exeter City with Plymouth Argyle and Liam Sercombe netting second-half goals for the visitors to snatch victory. Elliot Richards looked set for three points over 10-man Northampton Town as a result of AFC Wimbledon 's brace, but a strike from Sammy Moore in the depths of injury time was enough to earn a draw at Sixfields Stadium. Darren Carter and Accrington Stanley both picked up point to boost their survival hopes as they drew with Bury and Dagenham & Redbridge respectively. Newport County Results in full: Burton Albion 1-0 Wycombe, Cheltenham 0-2 Scunthorpe, Chesterfield 1-0 Morecambe, Dag & Red 0-0 Accrington, Fleetwood 3-1 Bristol R, Hartlepool 2-4 Mansfield, Newport 0-0 Bury, Northampton 2-2 AFC Wimbledon, Plymouth 1-2 Exeter, Rochdale 3-0 Portsmouth, York City 1-0 Torquay
League Two roundup: AFC Wimbledon win