Scottish Championship
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Greenock Morton 3-0 Dumbarton

Morton were 3-0 winner at home to Dumbarton

Morton managed to stave off relegation with a comfortable win over Dumbarton, bringing an end to a run of six successive defeats.

Rowan Vine met David Robertson's cross to head beyond keeper Jamie Ewings.

Morton doubled their advantage seven minutes before the interval when Barrie McKay's delivery was nodded into the bottom corner by Thomas O'Ware.

And Kenny Shiels' side wrapped up a fourth win of the season when McKay was ran 35 yards before slotting home.

Line-ups

Morton

  • 1Gaston
  • 22O'WareBooked at 59mins
  • 3Fitzpatrick
  • 21Bachirou
  • 40Cole
  • 6Findlay
  • 25RobertsonSubstituted forMcKeeat 82'minutes
  • 2Taggart
  • 18Vine
  • 19McKaySubstituted forRussellat 82'minutes
  • 8ImrieSubstituted forKnightat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7McKee
  • 10Campbell
  • 17Smith
  • 23Caraux
  • 24Knight
  • 28Russell
  • 44McCormack

Dumbarton

  • 19Ewings
  • 2McGinn
  • 6TurnerSubstituted forMurrayat 19'minutes
  • 24Miller
  • 4Graham
  • 5McLaughlin
  • 15Kirkpatrick
  • 8AgnewSubstituted forPruntyat 59'minutes
  • 21Kane
  • 17NishSubstituted forFlemingat 59'minutesBooked at 74mins
  • 9MegginsonBooked at 56mins

Substitutes

  • 1Grindlay
  • 3Smith
  • 7Gilhaney
  • 11McDougall
  • 12Prunty
  • 14Fleming
  • 26Murray
Referee:
Alan Muir
Attendance:
826

Match Stats

Home TeamMortonAway TeamDumbarton
Possession
Home56%
Away44%
Shots
Home17
Away8
Shots on Target
Home8
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away3
Fouls
Home12
Away19

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As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Hamilton3117862159
2Dundee3118582159
3Falkirk3115881753
4Queen of Sth31146111148
5Livingston3112613142
6Dumbarton3112613-342
7Raith Rovers3110912-839
8Alloa3110714-1037
9Cowdenbeath319616-1833
10Morton314720-3219
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