First-half goals from Troy Deeney and Matej Vydra helped Watford defeat Bolton Wanderers 3-0 at Vicarage Road.
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Nick Blackman's second-half penalty earned Reading a point against Bolton in an entertaining contest between two of the promotion favourites in the Championship.
Darren Pratley's first-half header put Wanderers into a half-time lead at the Reebok Stadium.
But David Wheater's handball in the early stages of the second half saw Blackman level from the spot, ensuring both sides maintain their unbeaten starts to the season.
The new Football League season kicks off this weekend.
Sammy McIlroy has been assessing the chances of the north west's Championship sides.
Bolton Wanderers have signed striker Jermaine Beckford from Championship rivals Leicester City for an undisclosed fee.
Bolton Wanderers have completed the signing of defender Alex Baptiste after his contract expired at Lancashire rivals Blackpool.
New Wigan manager Owen Coyle has ruled out the possibility of taking his former Bolton captain Kevin Davies to the DW Stadium.
– New Wigan manager Owen Coyle.
Kevin was my skipper and an outstanding player.
It would be remiss of me to mention individual players but he is a good lad.
I think there is a bit of interest in Kevin but it is probably not what we are looking to bring into the football club although he is an outstanding man.