Peterhead 1-3 Elgin City

Scottish Football League

Elgin City moved to the top of the Third Division thanks to a comfortable win at Peterhead.

Craig Gunn opened the scoring with a clinical finish from 18 yards and Mark Nicolson added a header from a corner.

Jamie Duff powered in a great header before the interval, while Barry Sellars pulled on back with a blistering free kick.

Elgin were reduced to 10 men late on when Daniel Moore received his second yellow card of the afternoon.

Peterhead: Jellema, Donald, Rattray, MacDonald, McBain, Redman, Sellars, Watson (Sharp 55), McAllister, Wyness (Beasley 64), Wood (Bavidge 72). Subs Not Used: Duffy, Scott Ross.

Booked: Watson, McBain, McAllister, Redman, Beasley.

Goals: Sellars 46.

Elgin: Clark, Kaczan, Nicolson, Duff, Beveridge, Cameron, Niven, MacPhee (Lawrie 61), Moore, Gunn (Frizzel 39), Leslie. Subs Not Used: Calder, Jack, McLean.

Sent Off: Moore (88). Booked: Moore.

Goals: Gunn 4, Nicolson 8, Duff 45.

Att: 596

Ref: Paul Robertson