El Alagui (centre) was on target twice for Falkirk against Annan
Farid El Alagui scored twice as Falkirk beat Annan Athletic to reach the final of the Ramsdens Cup, where
they will meet Hamilton Accies
Mark Millar fired the visitors in front from El Alagui's pass on 10 minutes.
El Alagui netted with strikes on 25 and 42 minutes to give the Bairns a comfortable half-time lead.
Ian Harty fired over for Annan after the break and also had a short tipped round the post by Falkirk goalkeeper Michael McGovern.
Summersgill, MacBeth (Steele 65), Gibson, Peter Watson, McGowan, Sloan, Gilfillan, Jardine (McKechnie 65), Cox, Harty, O'Connor (Bell 65). Subs Not Used: Mitchell, Wild.
McGovern, Wallace, Dods, Rhys Bennett, Scobbie, Weatherston (Jay Fulton 85), Murdoch, Mark Millar, Sibbald (Alston 79), El Alagui, Higginbotham (Dale Fulton 90). Subs Not Used: Bowman, Ryan Millar.
Mark Millar 10, El Alagui 25,42.