Dundee United 2 Ayr United 1
Dundee United claimed a first league victory in six attempts at the expense of lowly Ayr United at Tannadice.
The Tangerines went in front courtesy of striker Simon Murray midway through the opening half, although Gary Harkins cancelled it out from the penalty spot soon after the break.
However, defender Mark Durnan later grabbed a much-needed winner for the promotion-chasers with only twelve minutes remaining.
On loan Tony Andreu earlier struck wide from the edge of the are
Stats: Dundee United v Ayr United
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Team Line-Ups: Dundee United v Ayr United
Team line-ups for Dundee United v Ayr United at Tannadice.
Dundee United v Ayr United
Scottish Challenge Cup winners Dundee United are back in Championship action this evening when hosting Ayr United at Tannadice.