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The referee ends the match.
Danny Mayor takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Corner taken by Chris Hussey from the right by-line.
Jason Taylor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Tutte.
Free kick taken by Trevor Carson.
Nathan Cameron concedes a free kick for a foul on Steve Elliott.
Pablo Mills takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.
Danny Mayor takes the free kick.
Jason Taylor goes into the book for persistent infringement.
Unfair challenge on Danny Mayor by Jason Taylor results in a free kick.
(Bury) makes a substitution, with Nathan Cameron coming on for Nicky Adams.
Tom Soares takes a shot.
Corner taken by Joe Hanks.
(Bury) makes a substitution, with James Poole coming on for Daniel Nardiello.
Unfair challenge on Craig Jones by Craig Braham-Barrett results in a free kick.
Byron Harrison leaves the field to be replaced by Koby Arthur.
Free kick taken by Chris Hussey.
Danny Mayor fouled by Matt Richards, the ref awards a free kick.
Clearance by Jimmy McNulty.
Shot by Danny Mayor missed to the left of the target.
Chance falls to Nicky Adams who heads at goal.
Free kick taken by Craig Jones.
Craig Jones fouled by Byron Harrison, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Matt Richards.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Soares on Craig Braham-Barrett.
Corner taken by Nicky Adams.
Nicky Adams takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Jason Taylor.
Andrew Tutte has an effort at goal. Trevor Carson safely holds on.
Shot by Andrew Tutte went wide right of the net.
Clearance made by Matthew Taylor.
Corner taken by Chris Hussey.
Free kick taken by Jimmy McNulty.
Byron Harrison gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jimmy McNulty.
Centre by Craig Jones.
The second half begins.
Corner taken by Matt Richards.
The ref blows to end the first period.
Joe Hanks scores with their right foot. Bury 0-1 Cheltenham.Byron Harrison provided the assist for the goal.
Chris Hussey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Vaughan.
Shwan Jalal takes the free kick.
Foul by Matthew Taylor on Craig Jones, free kick awarded.
Free kick taken by Matt Richards.
Foul by Andrew Tutte on Byron Harrison, free kick awarded.
Ryan Lowe takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.
The ball is delivered by Chris Hussey.
Jason Taylor has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Unfair challenge on Nicky Adams by Joe Hanks results in a free kick.
Joe Hanks takes a shot. Shwan Jalal catches the ball.
Corner taken by Chris Hussey from the left by-line.
Corner taken by Nicky Adams from the left by-line.
Chris Hussey restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Troy Brown on Nicky Adams.
Shot by Daniel Nardiello missed to the left of the target.
Corner taken by Lee Vaughan.
Jason Taylor has an effort at goal.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Nicky Adams.
Joe Hanks replaces Asa Hall.
Danny Mayor has an effort at goal. Troy Brown gets a block in.
The referee gets the match started.
Platt missing for Shakers
Bury will begin the season against Cheltenham at virtually full strength, with only Clive Platt unavailable to manager David Flitcroft.
Striker Platt has been nursing a calf problem this summer, missing the Shakers' pre-season friendlies, and is now set to play in behind-closed-doors games to build up his fitness.
Midfielder Andrew Tutte has spent time on the treatment table too, yet played 90 minutes in Bury's Lancashire FA Senior Cup final victory over Wigan on Wednesday night.
Winger Joe Thompson, who this week signed a 12-month contract at the JD Stadium less than a year after being diagnosed with cancer, also played in that game and was named man-of-the-match, although Flitcroft knows he must still steadily build up his body strength.
Matt Taylor is expected to be fit to skipper Cheltenham on his Robins debut.
The former Exeter centre-back, who has been handed the captain's armband despite only arriving from Bradford this summer, has recovered from a minor injury and trained with Mark Yates' men ahead of the trip north.
Fellow summer recruit Asa Hall has shaken off his Achilles injury and will also be in contention.
Yates is hoping to add three players to his squad during August, a goalkeeper, a midfielder and a striker, but if he fails to sign a shot-stopper before kick-off, youngster Harry Reynolds will be on the bench as a back-up to Trevor Carson who will make his Cheltenham debut against his former club.
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