Match ends, Queen of the South 1, Ayr United 1.
Ayr United salvaged a point at Queen of the South but slipped three points behind Championship leaders Ross County after a third straight draw.
Neither of Scotland's two top scorers - Stephen Dobbie or Ayr's Lawrence Shankland - could find the net.
Josh Todd opened the scoring for Queens from Andrew Stirling's assist to bag his sixth goal of the season.
However, Michael Moffat equalised with a header four minutes before half-time for Ayr, who have a game in hand.
Queen of Sth
- 2MercerBooked at 73mins
- 7StirlingBooked at 81minsSubstituted forFrizzellat 82'minutes
- 8JacobsBooked at 67mins
- 11DobbieSubstituted forMurrayat 70'minutes
- 5RoseBooked at 90mins
- 18MurdochBooked at 34minsSubstituted forMcGuffieat 82'minutes
- 7MoffatSubstituted forMooreat 82'minutes
- Alan Newlands
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Queen of the South 1, Ayr United 1.
Attempt missed. Connor Murray (Queen of the South) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.
Michael Rose (Ayr United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Lyndon Dykes (Queen of the South) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Michael Rose (Ayr United).
Foul by Michael Doyle (Queen of the South).
Daniel Harvie (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Attempt saved. Craig McGuffie (Ayr United) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Josh Todd (Queen of the South) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Liam Smith (Ayr United).
Hand ball by Lawrence Shankland (Ayr United).
Substitution, Ayr United. Craig McGuffie replaces Andy Murdoch.
Substitution, Ayr United. Craig Moore replaces Michael Moffat.
Substitution, Queen of the South. Adam Frizzell replaces Andy Stirling.
Andy Stirling (Queen of the South) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Andy Stirling (Queen of the South).
Declan McDaid (Ayr United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Robbie Crawford (Ayr United) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.
Robbie Crawford (Ayr United) wins a free kick on the right wing.