Newport County manager Justin Edinburgh described himself as "extremely happy" after Ismail Yakubu's late goal secured a 1-0 win away at Grimsby Town in the first leg of their Blue Square Bet Premier play-off semi-final.
Edinburgh said the result gives his team "a slight advantage" ahead of Sunday's second leg, but his side still face "a tough task" to progress to the play-off final.
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It will be wet and windy this evening and through much of tonight with some heavy rain at times.
Welsh golfing legend Ian Woosnam has set his sights on securing a home victory at the Wales Senior Open in Newport.
It will be a bright start to Saturday, with some sunny spells. However, cloud and rain will reach the far west by late-afternoon.