Match ends, Queen of the South 2, Raith Rovers 1.
Queen of the South got the better of Raith Rovers in the Scottish Championship to strengthen their promotion hopes.
Iain Russell converted Ian McShane's corner to give Queens an early lead.
However, Lewis Vaughan struck following Christian Nade's pass to draw Raith level.
The hosts were back in front before half-time, Gavin Reilly netting from close range, and that proved to be the winner.
Queen of Sth
- 8MillarSubstituted forPickardat 90'minutes
- 11RussellSubstituted forSmithat 86'minutes
- 10ReillySubstituted forLyleat 65'minutes
- 2ThomsonBooked at 72mins
- 6FoxSubstituted forStewartat 80'minutes
- 11ScottBooked at 64minsSubstituted forAndersonat 69'minutes
- Kevin Graham
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Queen of the South 2, Raith Rovers 1.
Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Ryan Conroy.
Foul by Jake Pickard (Queen of the South).
Christian Nade (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Substitution, Queen of the South. Jake Pickard replaces Mark Millar.
Substitution, Queen of the South. Aidan Smith replaces Iain Russell.
Daniel Carmichael (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Mark Stewart (Raith Rovers).
Attempt missed. Derek Lyle (Queen of the South) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.
Substitution, Raith Rovers. Mark Stewart replaces Liam Fox.
Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by David McGurn.
Attempt saved. Michael Paton (Queen of the South) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Corner, Queen of the South. Conceded by Rory McKeown.
Hand ball by Derek Lyle (Queen of the South).
Iain Russell (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Christian Nade (Raith Rovers).
Foul by Michael Paton (Queen of the South).
Jason Thomson (Raith Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Stephen McKenna (Queen of the South).