Match ends, Stranraer 1, Ayr United 0.
Craig Malcolm's second-half strike against Ayr United maintained Stranraer's one-point lead at the top of Scottish League One.
Ayr goalkeeper David Hutton frustrated the hosts with saves to deny Chris Aitken and Willie Gibson.
Aitken also struck against the post before Malcolm lobbed Hutton to break the deadlock.
And keeper David Mitchell maintained Stranraer's advantage by saving from Jordan Preston.
- 1MitchellBooked at 68mins
- 7WinterSubstituted forRobertsonat 90+2'minutes
- 8GallagherBooked at 67mins
- 6AitkenBooked at 31mins
- 11GibsonBooked at 69mins
- 9MalcolmSubstituted forStirlingat 89'minutes
- 10LongworthSubstituted forStoneyat 80'minutes
- 5McKennaSubstituted forGilmourat 70'minutes
- 6McGovernSubstituted forRobertsonat 82'minutes
- 10BeattieSubstituted forNisbetat 81'minutes
- Kevin Graham
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Stranraer 1, Ayr United 0.
Substitution, Stranraer. Scott Robertson replaces Sean Winter.
Substitution, Stranraer. Stephen Stirling replaces Craig Malcolm.
Attempt saved. Jordan Preston (Ayr United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Attempt missed. Ryan Nisbet (Ayr United) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.
Substitution, Ayr United. David Robertson replaces Jon Paul McGovern.
Substitution, Ayr United. Ryan Nisbet replaces Craig Beattie.
Substitution, Stranraer. Daniel Stoney replaces Jamie Longworth.
Corner, Stranraer. Conceded by Michael Donald.
Foul by Craig Malcolm (Stranraer).
Nicky Devlin (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt saved. Sean Winter (Stranraer) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Attempt blocked. Chris Aitken (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Jamie Longworth (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Martyn Campbell (Ayr United).
Substitution, Ayr United. Brian Gilmour replaces Scott McKenna.
Corner, Ayr United. Conceded by Frank McKeown.
William Gibson (Stranraer) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by William Gibson (Stranraer).