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Richard Garcia takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, James O'Connor makes a clearance.
Andy Dawson crosses the ball, Mark Cullen takes a shot. Blocked by James O'Connor.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tom Cairney by Martin Woods. Strike comes in from Robert Koren from the free kick.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Liam Cooper.
Kamil Zayatte fouled by Billy Sharp, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Matt Duke.
Richard Garcia takes a shot. Shelton Martis gets a block in. Brian Stock leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Mason. Tom Cairney takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by George Friend.
Robert Koren produces a cross, Sam Hird makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Robert Koren by James O'Connor results in a free kick. Robert Koren delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Brian Stock manages to make a clearance.
James Coppinger crosses the ball, save made by Matt Duke.
James Coppinger has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Dawson on James Coppinger. James O'Connor takes the indirect free kick.
Kamil Zayatte fouled by Billy Sharp, the ref awards a free kick. Matt Duke restarts play with the free kick.
Martin Woods has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the goal.
Mark Cullen challenges Shelton Martis unfairly and gives away a free kick. Neil Sullivan takes the free kick.
Billy Sharp takes a shot. Save by Matt Duke.
Brian Stock challenges Robert Koren unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Nolberto Solano from the free kick, save made by Neil Sullivan.
The referee blows for offside against Mark Cullen. Neil Sullivan takes the indirect free kick.
(Doncaster) makes a substitution, with Dean Shiels coming on for John Oster.
A goal is scored by James Coppinger from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Doncaster 3-1 Hull.Assist by Martin Woods.
Tom Cairney comes on in place of John Bostock. Nick Barmby goes off and Jay Simpson comes on.
Nolberto Solano sends in a cross, Nick Barmby takes a shot. Save by Neil Sullivan.
The referee blows for offside. Brian Stock takes the free kick.
Foul by John Bostock on George Friend, free kick awarded. The referee cautions John Bostock for unsporting behaviour. George Friend takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Shelton Martis on Mark Cullen. Indirect free kick taken by Robert Koren.
Unfair challenge on Richard Garcia by George Friend results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Matt Duke.
Corner taken by John Bostock, Shelton Martis manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by John Bostock, Shelton Martis makes a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Nolberto Solano, Shelton Martis makes a clearance.
Billy Sharp is ruled offside. Matt Duke restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Nick Barmby. Indirect free kick taken by Neil Sullivan.
Centre by Nick Barmby, George Friend manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by James Coppinger, clearance by Kamil Zayatte. Brian Stock takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.
Centre by Martin Woods, Kamil Zayatte makes a clearance.
John Oster decides to take the corner short.
Centre by John Bostock, Neil Sullivan makes a save.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Billy Sharp. Matt Duke takes the free kick.
Sam Hird comes on in place of Adam Lockwood.
John Oster crosses the ball, Nolberto Solano makes a clearance. Corner taken by Martin Woods played to the near post. The referee gives a against Kamil Zayatte for handball. Billy Sharp scores a placed penalty. Doncaster 2-1 Hull.
The referee blows for offside against Mark Cullen. Adam Lockwood restarts play with the free kick.
Liam Cooper receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Martin Woods by Kamil Zayatte. The referee shows Kamil Zayatte a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed left-footed by Martin Woods, clearance by Liam Cooper.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Mark Cullen. Adam Lockwood takes the free kick.
Andy Dawson challenges Billy Sharp unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andy Dawson receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Strike comes in from James Coppinger from the free kick.
John Bostock gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Simon Gillett. Indirect free kick taken by Brian Stock.
Corner taken by John Oster from the left by-line, Andy Dawson manages to make a clearance.
Billy Sharp takes a shot. Nolberto Solano gets a block in.
James Coppinger challenges Richard Garcia unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Nolberto Solano.
John Bostock takes a shot. Save by Neil Sullivan.
James Coppinger is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Robert Koren from left wing. The referee blows for offside against Mark Cullen. Indirect free kick taken by Neil Sullivan.
Martin Woods takes a shot. Save by Matt Duke.
Martin Woods takes a short corner.
John Oster produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
A goal is scored by Nick Barmby from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Doncaster 1-1 Hull.Assist on the goal came from Robert Koren.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ian Ashbee by George Friend. Nolberto Solano takes the indirect free kick.
Unfair challenge on John Oster by Kamil Zayatte results in a free kick. Martin Woods has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Matt Duke.
Richard Garcia gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Coppinger. Indirect free kick taken by James O'Connor.
Martin Woods finds the net with a headed goal from just inside the box. Doncaster 1-0 Hull.Assist on the goal came from James Coppinger.
Nick Barmby challenges Shelton Martis unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Lockwood takes the indirect free kick.
The referee starts the match.
The referee gets the second half started.
The half-time whistle blows.
The referee blows his whistle to end the game.
Oster may return
Doncaster boss Sean O'Driscoll could welcome back midfielder John Oster for the first local derby of the season against Hull.
The 31-year-old has yet to feature this season after undergoing knee surgery in the summer but returned to full training earlier this week.
Oster is pushing to be included in the squad, while defender Shelton Martis could also return after missing the 4-0 defeat to Cardiff last weekend with a hamstring injury.
O'Driscoll will be keen for his side to bounce back from that defeat and also has a doubt over star striker Billy Sharp who picked up a knock in training on Thursday.
James Hayter (hamstring), James Chambers (knee) and Byron Webster (foot) remain on the sidelines.
Hull boss Nigel Pearson has mixed news on the injury front.
Defender Kamil Zayatte missed the 2-1 Carling Cup defeat at Brentford on Tuesday night with a dead leg but is set to return to the side.
However fellow defender Paul McShane is likely to be sidelined after taking a kick to the back of his leg against the Bees.
The Republic of Ireland international is being assessed by the Tigers' medical staff as they bid to find out the extent of the injury.
Midfielder Craig Fagan is likely to miss out as he battles to recover from a groin strain and James Harper is also ruled out with a fractured metatarsal.
Rovers pile on Pearson misery
Doncaster made it a miserable two days for Hull boss Nigel Pearson with a deserved 3-1 derby victory at the Keepmoat Stadium.
Pearson was admitted to hospital after training on Friday after complaining that he was feeling unwell and the 47-year-old was kept in overnight for tests.
The former Leicester boss missed the npower Championship game against Rovers, with his assistant Craig Shakespeare taking charge of the team.
He is expected to be discharged later tonight but his players were unable to perk him up as they crashed to defeat.
Martin Woods opened the scoring after only two minutes and although Nick Barmby equalised, Billy Sharp restored Rovers' lead from the penalty spot before James Coppinger added a third.
The Tigers have now failed to win in their last 27 away matches, a run that stretches back to March last year while victory for Rovers was there first since the opening day of the season.
Hull were caught napping in only the second minute when Coppinger picked out Woods and the midfielder's looping header found the back of the net for his first goal since last December.
Woods almost doubled Rovers' lead after six minutes but his free-kick from just outside the penalty area was palmed away by Hull goalkeeper Matt Duke.
But the Tigers responded and they were level two minutes later when recent signing Robert Koren found Barmby and the veteran midfielder produced a clinical right-foot finish from the edge of the area.
Woods was clearly full of confidence and he tried his luck once again with his left foot this time but Duke once again made the save.
Both sides were looking dangerous going forward and on-loan midfielder John Bostock was denied by veteran Rovers keeper Neil Sullivan.
But Sean O'Driscoll's side had the upper hand in the first half and they were back in front four minutes before the break when Kamil Zayatte handled in the area and Sharp sent Duke the wrong way from the penalty spot.
Brian Stock could have extended Doncaster's lead two minutes into the second half but the midfielder's shot from 20 yards out failed to trouble Duke.
Former Newcastle man Nolberto Solano crossed for Barmby but his header was comfortably dealt with by Sullivan.
And Hull found themselves further behind 68 minutes in when Woods crossed for Coppinger, who made no mistake with his close range finish.
Sharp fired in shot from the edge of the area with 15 minutes remaining but Duke made a comfortable save and Coppinger flashed a shot wide but the three goals were always going to be enough for Rovers.
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