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An early Ben Williamson goal and a Gary McSheffrey strike just after the break had Eastleigh 2-0 up and seemingly cruising, but the Blues refused to lie down and James Akintunde reduced the arrears before Ryan Astles nodded home with two minutes left to cap a superb fightback.
And Carlton's fightback was complete six minutes later when Jake Carlisle headed on for Jordan Wilson who netted the winner.
Diana Carlos and Nicole Tiamzon shot 14 points apiece for UP, which also drew 11 markers from Isa Molde, which failed to sustain its own fightbacks in the third and fourth sets.
Two goals from Lee Mole, Dominic Laws, David Latham and ex-Dunston player Michael Hepplewhite sealed a fantastic fightback for their first win of the season.
Harry Kane began the fightback with a 61st-minute strike as he fittingly produced a Cruyff turn and buried a low shot inside the far post.
Earlier this week, Gordon's Fightback was nominated for Public Campaign of the Year at the Scottish Politician of the Year awards.
nz, Taylor said that he is aware India will come back with a much stronger fightback as they are the number one ODI side in the world, adding that as compared to the wicket in Napier, the one at Seddon Park is a little bit slower and may have one boundary bigger than the other.
But two second-half goals from Stuttgart's Martin Harnik sparked a fightback and made the closing stages nervy for Bayern.
When play resumed, the 49ers were transformed with quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who had a difficult start to the game, leading the fightback.
But Bala staged a rousing fightback with former Wrexham midfielder Connall Murtagh and Sheridan reducing the arrears before the break, while the latter also had two efforts ruled out for offside.
Wambua joined Artspace Projects, Inc and Operation Fightback to announce that they have closed on $52.
NEIL Robertson overcame a fightback from Mark Williams and a problem with his cue tip to book his place in the semi-finals of the BGC Snooker Masters at Alexandra Palace.
NEIL ROBERTSON overcame a fightback from Welshman Mark Williams and a problem with his cue tip to book his place in the semi-finals of the BGC Masters at Alexandra Palace.
Our security fightback must be matched by a social fightback.