Pools slideshow: Hartlepool United 1 Carlisle United 1

Hartlepool United clinched a valuable point in a 1-1 draw with promotion-hopefuls Carlisle United.

Rhys Oates brought Pools level in the 65tth minute with his fifth goal of the season after Jabo Ibehre continued his love affair with the Northern Gas & Power Stadium by putting the Cumbrians into an early lead.

Nathan Thomas takes on the Carlisle defence. Picture by FRANK REID

Nathan Thomas takes on the Carlisle defence. Picture by FRANK REID

Enjoy ace photographer Frank Reid's slideshow from the match.