Match ends, Ayr United 2, Stranraer 1.
Ayr United booked their place in the promotion play-offs after holding on for a win at home to Stranraer in Scottish League One.
Alan Trouten's shot found the net off the inside of a post to give Ayr the lead.
And, in the second half, Stranraer goalkeeper Cameron Belford failed to clear a passback and Michael Wardrobe was left with a simple tap-in.
The visitors pulled one back through Ryan Thomson's header but Ayr held on.
- 6StevensonSubstituted forMcKenzieat 90+2'minutes
- 9PrestonSubstituted forCrawfordat 80'minutes
- 11MooreSubstituted forForrestat 71'minutes
- 2RobertsonBooked at 26mins
- 7CairneySubstituted forAitkenat 85'minutes
- 16TurnerSubstituted forMalcolmat 58'minutes
- 33GibsonBooked at 45mins
- 20McGuiganBooked at 36minsSubstituted forLongworthat 70'minutes
- Colin Steven
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Ayr United 2, Stranraer 1.
Attempt missed. Andy Stirling (Stranraer) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
Substitution, Ayr United. Sean McKenzie replaces Ryan Stevenson.
Attempt saved. Michael Wardrope (Ayr United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.
Corner, Ayr United. Conceded by Cameron Belford.
Attempt saved. Michael Wardrope (Ayr United) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
Foul by Craig Malcolm (Stranraer).
(Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt missed. Scott Robertson (Stranraer) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.
Jamie Longworth (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Robbie Crawford (Ayr United).
Substitution, Stranraer. Chris Aitken replaces Paul Cairney.
Craig Pettigrew (Stranraer) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Jamie Adams (Ayr United).
Attempt missed. Ryan Stevenson (Ayr United) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.
Substitution, Ayr United. Robbie Crawford replaces Jordan Preston.
Attempt missed. Jamie Longworth (Stranraer) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.
Foul by Jamie Longworth (Stranraer).
Alan Forrest (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.