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Globe Arena (ATT 1,555) 10th August 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: R Clark

Morecambe Morecambe vs Torquay United Torquay

Morecambe 1

R Williams (25)

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Torquay 1

K Hawley (55)
D Tonge (S/O 86)

Shrimps and Gulls share points

Last Updated: 10/08/13 8:03pm

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Karl Hawley: Scored the equaliser

Karl Hawley: Scored the equaliser

Morecambe and Torquay United shared the points in an entertaining 1-1 draw at the Globe Arena.

Morecambe and Torquay shared the points in an entertaining game at the Globe Arena.

Morecambe's midweek goal hero Ryan Williams added to his growing reputation with another stunning finish after 25 minutes.

A break from Andy Fleming created space and he set up his midfield partner who sent a swirling, dipping right-foot shot past the helpless Martin Rice from 25 yards out.

A goal of similar quality brought Torquay level 10 minutes into the second half.

The home side lost possession in midfield and the ball found the unmarked Karl Hawley who beat Barry Roche with a clinical strike from the edge of the area.

Both sides had chances to win the game with Aaron Downes heading just over and Ben Harding forcing Roche into a good save as the visitors enjoyed a spell of dominance.

Morecambe hit back when Tony Diagne worked Rice with a flick header. In the final moments Gulls defender Dale Tonge was sent off for a second yellow card and Morecambe almost took advantage when, with virtually the last kick of the game, substitute Joe McGee hit the post following a swift counter attack.

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1 Burton Albion 10 22
2 Wycombe Wanderers 10 21
3 Bury 10 20
4 Southend United 10 20
5 Northampton Town 10 17
6 Morecambe 10 16
7 Shrewsbury Town 10 15
8 Portsmouth 10 15
9 Cheltenham Town 10 15
10 Luton Town 10 15
11 Mansfield Town 10 15
12 AFC Wimbledon 10 14
13 Stevenage 10 14
14 Plymouth Argyle 10 13
15 Newport County AFC 10 13
16 Accrington Stanley 10 13
17 Exeter City 10 12
18 Cambridge United 10 11
19 Dagenham & Redbridge 10 11
20 Tranmere Rovers 10 9
21 York City 10 9
22 Hartlepool United 10 8
23 Oxford United 10 7
24 Carlisle United 10 6