Inverness bounced back from midweek misery at Ibrox by earning a 2-1 win over St Johnstone.
Aaron Doran and Greg Tansey combined to keep Inverness at the top of the Scottish Premiership after a 2-0 win over Kilmarnock.
TWO years ago the Rangers team thrown together in the aftermath of liquidation and football sanctions was no match for Inverness Caledonian Thistle, who swatted them out of the League Cup with some ease.
JOHN HUGHES, the Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager, is confident that Motherwell are strong enough to continue to confound the doubters and enjoy relative success in the top flight this season.
THIS was as enthralling as scoreless draws come; a fiercely-contested stalemate featuring two sides with big ambitions.