Swindon Town (3rd) edged to be within sight of the automatic promotion places despite being held 0-0 on their travels in east London by Leyton Orient (15th).
Yeovil Town dealt a blow to the hopes of Franchise FC as the Glovers edged a 2-1 at Huish Park. Madden gave the Glovers the lead in the 26th minute, with Kay levelling 9 minutes later. Madden secured the win with a 78th minute strike, leaving Franchise somewhat adrift of the play-off places compared to a few weeks ago. Yeovil Town 7th, Franchise FC 10th.
The woes of Portsmouth continue with a 2-0 defeat at home against Notts County who arrested a dreadful run they were on. Goals from Hughes (81st min) and Zoko (88th min) sealed the victory to leave Pompey 5 points short of safety. Portsmouth 23rd, Notts County 9th.
The game between Crawley Town (11th) and Preston North End (16th) was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
Source: Cherries MAD