Aston Villa 2-1 West Ham
Aston Villa's hopes of Premier League survival received a major boost as two quick-fire goals saw off West Ham and moved them out of the bottom three.
Christian Benteke coolly stroked in a penalty after West Ham's Mark Noble bundled over Charles N'Zogbia.
Moments later, N'Zogbia curled a superb 20-yard free-kick beyond the reach of Hammers goalkeeper Jussi Jaaskalainen.
Ashley Westwood's late own goal set up a tense finale, but the hosts held on to the relief of the Villa Park crowd.