Ayrshire Football Results – Kilmarnock win at home, Talbot progress in Cup

The moment every Talbot fan will ALWAYS remember. Dwayne Hyslop bullets the ball into the back of the net and sends the ‘Bot into the next round - Photo Credit: Paul Flynn
The moment every Talbot fan will ALWAYS remember. Dwayne Hyslop bullets the ball into the back of the net and sends the ‘Bot into the next round - Photo Credit: Paul Flynn

Scottish Premiership

Kilmarnock 2-1 Livingston – Kilmarnock made a winning return from the international break, collecting a valuable 3 points which propels them into 5th place in the Premiership. A rare Gary Dicker goal followed by a deflected Rory McKenzie volley put Killie 2-0 up before a late Livi surge and Lee Miller goal took the shine off a good afternoon at Rugby Park.

The rest of the Scottish Premiership results this afternoon: Celtic 6-0 Ross County, Hamilton 1-1 Hibs, Motherwell 0-3 Aberdeen, St Mirren 2-0 St Johnstone.

Scottish Championship

Dunfermline 3-2 Ayr United – Second placed Ayr United lost the chance to move clear at the top of the Championship after letting slip a 2-1 lead away to Dumfermline. The Pars took the lead through on-loan Killie man Greg Kiltie, before a Lee Ashcroft own goal and an Alan Forrest goal had United ahead. However goals from Lee Ashcroft and Andy Ryan condemned managerless Ayr to an away defeat.

The rest of the Scottish Championship results this afternoon: Arbroath 1-0 Morton, Dundee 1-3 Partick Thistle, Inverness 2-2 Alloa Athletic, Queen of the South 4-0 Dundee United.

Scottish Cup

Auchinleck Talbot 1-0 Cove Rangers – A superb Talbot performance saw the East Ayrshire men knock high-flying League 2 highlanders Cove Rangers out of the Scottish Cup in this second-round tie. Dwayne Hislop scored a late header in a tightly contested game. Auchinleck will now play Arbroath in round 3.

Junior Football Results – West Region Premiership

Clydebank 2-0 Irvine Meadow

Cumnock Juniors 3-2 Rutherglen Glencairn

Glenafton Athletic 3-1 Kirkintilloch Rob Roy

Hurlford United 1-0 Pollok

Kilwinning Rangers 3-0 Largs Thistle

Rossvale 1-0 Kilbirnie Ladeside

Troon 1-2 Beith Juniors

Junior Football Results – West Region Championship

Arthurlie 0-1 Neilston Juniors

Cumbernauld United 4-1 Craigmark Burntonians

Gartcairn 1-4 Dalry Thistle

Irvine Victoria 3-3 Cambuslang Rangers

Kilsyth Rangers 4-3 Whitletts Victoria

Petershill 2-4 Darvel Juniors