Queen of the South 1-2 Falkirk
Falkirk beat Queen of the South to go to within two points of second-place Hamilton Academical in the Scottish Championship.
After a scoreless first half, Blair Alston struck to give the Bairns the lead and Mark Beck quickly fired their second.
A shot by Gavin Reilly reduced Queens' deficit midway through the second half.
Jonathan Flynn was sent off for the visitors following a foul on Iain Russell but Gary Holt's side held on.
Queen of Sth
- 11PatonSubstituted forRussellat 57'minutes
- 9McHughSubstituted forLyleat 56'minutes
- 8McShaneSubstituted forKiddat 68'minutes
- 6VaulksBooked at 77mins
- 5FlynnBooked at 68mins
- 7BeckSubstituted forShepherdat 85'minutes
- Crawford Allan
- Shots on Target