SPL Round Up
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Steven Hammell fired Motherwell in front with a rare goal after 11 minutes and young striker David Clarkson doubled the advantage on 52 minutes.
Derek Adams made the game safe for the home side with the third ten minutes from time to leave Partick rooted to the bottom.
Hearts cemented their place in third spot with a goalless draw at fourth-placed Dunfermline.
The point leaves Hearts nine points clear of Dunfermline in the chase for a European spot.
Aberdeen moved further away from trouble with an impressive 1-0 victory over Hibernian at Easter Road.
Scott Morrison netted the only goal of the game after just five minutes with his first goal for the club.
Kilmarnock put aside their injury problems to beat Dundee 4-2 at Rugby Park.
Nacho Novo fired Dundee in front after just six minutes with his 21st goal of the season.
Kilmarnock fought back and turned the game on its head with two goals in two minutes from loan signing Erick Skora (32) and Danny Invincibile (34).
The home side added a third on 54 minutes with Kris Boyd converting from the penalty spot before Steven Milne reduced the arrears on 62 minutes for Dundee.
Invincibile restored the two-goal cushion with his second of the game just two minutes later.
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