Queen of the South 1-2 Falkirk

Mark Beck scores for Falkirk against Queen of the South

Falkirk beat Queen of the South to go to within two points of second-place Hamilton Academical in the Scottish Championship.

After a scoreless first half, Blair Alston struck to give the Bairns the lead and Mark Beck quickly fired their second.

A shot by Gavin Reilly reduced Queens' deficit midway through the second half.

Jonathan Flynn was sent off for the visitors following a foul on Iain Russell but Gary Holt's side held on.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Dundee3319682563
2Hamilton33171062161
3Falkirk3317882359
4Queen of Sth32146121048
5Dumbarton3314613248
6Livingston3312714-143
7Alloa3311715-1140
8Raith Rovers3210913-1039
9Cowdenbeath339618-2733
10Morton335721-3222
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