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Hillsborough (ATT 16,979) 20th August 2011 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: C Boyeson

Sheff Wed Sheffield Wednesday vs Notts County Notts Co

Sheff Wed 2

J Bennett (53)
G Madine (68)

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Notts Co 1

J Hughes (pen 10)
N Bishop (S/O 78)

Bishop off as County crash

Last Updated: 20/08/11 7:21pm

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Bishop: Received his marching orders

Bishop: Received his marching orders

Sheffield Wednesday bounced back from consecutive league defeats with a 2-1 home win over Notts County on Saturday.

Jeff Hughes put County ahead from the penalty spot at Hillsborough, but second-half strikes from Julian Bennett and Gary Madine turned the League one game on its head.

Owls midfielder Chris Lines needlessly handled Mike Edwards' searching free-kick in the 10th minute and Hughes stepped up to slot home his second penalty in successive games.

Wednesday levelled soon after the restart when County failed to clear Lines' corner and Clinton Morrison teed up left-back Bennett to volley home.

Madine then put Wednesday ahead in the 67th minute with a close-range finish into the roof of the net following Buxton's low cross from the right.

Magpies substitute Craig Westcarr wasted a golden opportunity to equalise 15 minutes from time before skipper Neal Bishop received his marching orders two minutes later for a second yellow card following a foul on Jose Semedo.

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Table

Sky Bet League 1

Sky Bet League 1
Pos Team P Pts
1 Bristol City 21 42
2 Milton Keynes Dons 20 41
3 Swindon Town 21 41
4 Preston North End 21 41
5 Sheffield United 21 33
6 Rochdale 21 31
7 Notts County 20 31
8 Bradford City 21 30
9 Peterborough United 21 30
10 Oldham Athletic 21 30
11 Chesterfield 21 28
12 Fleetwood Town 21 27
13 Walsall 21 27
14 Barnsley 21 26
15 Port Vale 21 26
16 Doncaster Rovers 20 26
17 Coventry City 21 25
18 Scunthorpe United 20 23
19 Gillingham 21 22
20 Crawley Town 21 22
21 Colchester United 21 20
22 Yeovil Town 21 20
23 Leyton Orient 21 19
24 Crewe Alexandra 21 19