16 Dec 2012

Celtic end two-month wait for home win

10:11 am on 16 December 2012

Celtic got their first home win since October in the Scottish Premier League football competition, beating St Mirren 2-0 to extend their lead at the top of the table.

The victory extends Celtic's lead to four points over Motherwell, who leapfrogged Inverness Caledonian Thistle following a 3-2 win over Hibernian, with a game in hand.

Elsewhere, Inverness fought from being 3-0 down after 10 minutes to claim a 4-4 draw with Dundee United at Tannadice, St Johnstone held Hearts to a 2-2 draw, Kilmarnock won 2-0 away to Aberdeen and Ross County and Dundee ended 1-1.