Buxton's Silverlands Stadium

IN PICTURES: Buxton FC breathe fresh life into play-off hopes with win over rivals Gainsborough Trinity

In the fight between two Evo-Stik NPL Premier Division play-off hopefuls, Buxton ran out the winners over Gainsborough Trinity.

John Pritchard's first half effort for the hosts was all that separated the two sides in front of a 453-strong crowd at Silverlands on Saturday.

Joe McGee sends the ball forward under pressure from Ashley Worsfold
Joe McGee sends the ball forward under pressure from Ashley Worsfold
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Gainsborough's Damien Reeves gives Nico De Girolamo the slip in the first half
Gainsborough's Damien Reeves gives Nico De Girolamo the slip in the first half
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Brad Grayson gets the ball under control before firing off a first half shot
Brad Grayson gets the ball under control before firing off a first half shot
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Gainsborough's Alex Byrne takes on a shot at the Buxton goal
Gainsborough's Alex Byrne takes on a shot at the Buxton goal
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