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Holt nets Norwich winner

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Holt nets Norwich winner (©GettyImages)
Holt nets Norwich winner (©GettyImages).

Norwich substitute Grant Holt proved the hero of the day as he netted the winner in a hard-fought 2-1 encounter with QPR.

The Canaries dominated the opening exchanges and broke the deadlock after 15 minutes when skipper Russell Martin reacted quickest during a melee in the six-yard box.

QPR responded well and got a deserved equaliser when Luke Young netted after a Jamie Mackie drive rebounded back off the post. However, the west Londoners were to be denied a share of the spoils as Holt bundled home a cross from fellow substitute Wes Hoolahan.

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Topics:
Norwich City
Football
Premier League
Russell Martin
Luke Young
Wes Hoolahan
Jamie Mackie
Queens Park Rangers
Grant Holt
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