Simon Murray, Jamie Robson and Willo Flood score as Dundee United beat Ayr United for their first Championship win.
Ray McKinnon, the Dundee United manager, stressed the importance of proceeding with their promotion push after watching his side secure their first league win of the new campaign.
Queen of the South record their first Championship victory of the season with a comfortable home win over Ayr United.
A magnificent strike on the brink of half-time, amidst a strong team performance, ensured a memorable Palmerston return for Queen of the South talisman, Stephen Dobbie.
ABERDEEN got over the first hurdle of a domestic cup competition for the first time in two years – but they were made to fight all the way by battling Ayr.
Aberdeen safely make it through to the last 16 of the Betfred Cup with victory over Ayr United at Somerset Park.
Ayr United's return to the Scottish Championship ends in defeat at home to Raith Rovers.
Blackburn Rovers appoint Ayr United assistant manager John Henry as first-team coach as replacement for Rob Kelly.