Rovers hit for six by table toppers

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HIBERNIAN EOS recorded a convincing win over Peebles to preserve their nine-point lead at the top of the First Division table.

Jason Cummings scored four goals, while David Paul and Jamie Beaton also got on the scoresheet.

Peebles started brightly but buckled under some intense pressure from the leaders.

Manager John O’Hara said: “Hibs have players in every attacking area with the quality to hurt you. I was proud of the effort shown by my boys.”