Match ends, Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 6.
Dominique Malonga hit a hat-trick as Hibs made it five straight away wins with an amazing triumph over Dumbarton.
Scott Allan's shot put the visitors ahead, Malonga's strike doubled the advantage soon after and Paul Hanlon slotted home Hibs' third.
Chris Kane pulled one back for the Sons and Andy Graham headed in their second before Malonga netted with a fine shot.
Garry Fleming gave the hosts fresh hope before Sam Stanton and Malonga completed his hat-trick.
- 4GrahamBooked at 74mins
- 16McLaughlinSubstituted forMacDonaldat 45'minutes
- 6TurnerBooked at 36mins
- 12TaggartSubstituted forKaneat 45'minutes
- 10MegginsonSubstituted forKirkpatrickat 80'minutes
- 2van Zanten
- 4HanlonBooked at 75mins
- 20AllanSubstituted forHarrisat 86'minutes
- 19HandlingSubstituted forStantonat 73'minutes
- 35CummingsSubstituted forKennedyat 86'minutes
- Calum Murray
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 6.
David Gray (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Christopher Kane (Dumbarton).
Substitution, Hibernian. Matthew Kennedy replaces Jason Cummings.
Substitution, Hibernian. Alex Harris replaces Scott Allan.
Goal! Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 6. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jason Cummings.
Attempt saved. Scott Agnew (Dumbarton) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is saved in the centre of the goal.
Goal! Dumbarton 3, Hibernian 5. Samuel Stanton (Hibernian) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Liam Craig.
Substitution, Dumbarton. Jordan Kirkpatrick replaces Mitchel Megginson.
Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Lee Mair.
Attempt blocked. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Corner, Hibernian. Conceded by Kieran MacDonald.
Paul Hanlon (Hibernian) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Paul Hanlon (Hibernian).
Christopher Kane (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt blocked. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Andy Graham (Dumbarton) is shown the yellow card.
Jason Cummings (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Andy Graham (Dumbarton).