Hibernian claimed their first Edinburgh derby victory of the season as goals from Jason Cummings and Farid El Alagui sealed a 2-0 win over Hearts and allowed them to collect a valuable three points in the push for second place in the Championship.
MORE significant games lie in wait for Hibernian in the weeks ahead but there was no getting away from how much this meant to them.
Ten-man Rangers moved into second place in the Scottish Championship after a 2-1 win over runaway title winners Hearts at Ibrox.
HEART of Midlothian win the title at Easter Road.
Genero Zeefuik scored his fifth goal in six matches to earn Hearts a 2-1 victory at Queen of the South and maintain their 20-point lead at the top of the Scottish Championship.