Championship: Fulham 1 Bournemouth 5

Having ended a five-match winless run with victory over Wolves in midweek, Eddie Howe's men arrived at Craven Cottage knowing a win would lift them to the summit, above Middlesbrough on goal difference.

And Bournemouth certainly capitalised on being the first of the promotion-chasers in action this weekend, romping to triumph courtesy of braces from Brett Pitman and Matt Ritchie, added to by a fine late finish from Steve Cook.

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