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PREMIER LEAGUE: Blackburn defeat Wolves but both remain in the Premiership

Blackburn won 3-2 at Wolves to keep their Premiership status but results elsewhere mean the Midlanders will also be playing Premier League football next season. Rovers cruised into a three goal lead at half-time and looked totally in control and with other results it looked like Wolves would be on their way down.

But even though the home side pulled two goals back in the second half Birmingham's defeat at Tottenham left Wolves one point clear of the bottom three.

Jason Roberts, Brett Emerton and David Hoilett did the damage for the visitor's in the first 45 minutes as the host's left the field to a chorus of boos.

But Wolves hit back in the second through Jamie O'Hara's 73rd-minute strike and a late Stephen Hunt effort.

Referee: Howard Webb

Venue: Molineux Attendance: 29,009

Wolves scorers: O'Hara 73, Hunt 87 Blackburn scorers: Roberts 22, Emerton 38, Hoilett 45+1

WOLVES 13 Hennessey 03 Elokobi 06 Craddock (yellow card) 11 Ward 21 Mancienne (Ebanks-Blake 46) 32 Foley 08 Henry (yellow card) (Guedioura 85) 12 Hunt (yellow card) 17 Jarvis 24 O'Hara 10 Fletcher (Berra 90+1)

Substitutes 01 Hahnemann, 05 Stearman, 16 Berra, 20 Milijas, 34 Guedioura, 09 Ebanks-Blake, 18 Vokes

BLACKBURN 01 Robinson 03 Olsson 04 Samba (yellow card) 05 Givet 27 Salgado 28 P Jones 02 J Jones 07 Emerton 15 Nzonzi 23 Hoilett (Pedersen 79) 30 Roberts

Substitutes 13 Bunn, 08 Dunn, 12 Pedersen, 17 Andrews, 18 Santa Cruz, 21 Mwaruwari, 41 Diouf

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