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Colin Nish leaves the field to be replaced by Edwin De Graaf.
Edwin De Graaf comes on in place of Colin Nish.
Kevin McBride gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mohamadou Sissoko. Free kick taken by Jamie Hamill.
Caution for Manuel Pascali. Manuel Pascali gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Galbraith. Free kick taken by Souleymane Bamba.
Daniel Galbraith comes on in place of David Wotherspoon. David Silva leaves the field to be replaced by Daniele Invincibile.
Jamie Hamill delivers the ball, save by Mark Brown.
Conor Sammon challenges Kevin McBride unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Brown. The referee blows for offside. Jamie Hamill takes the direct free kick.
The referee shows Liam Miller a yellow card. Craig Bryson fouled by Liam Miller, the ref awards a free kick. Jamie Hamill has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, Cameron Bell makes a save. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ben Gordon.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by John Rankin.
John Rankin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Kelly. Free kick taken by Jamie Hamill.
The ball is sent over by Alexei Eremenko.
Marinho Rui Miguel comes on in place of Harry Forrester. Unfair challenge on Liam Kelly by Liam Miller results in a .
(Kilmarnock) makes a substitution, with Marinho Rui Miguel coming on for Harry Forrester. Liam Miller gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Kelly. Jamie Hamill restarts play with the free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Lewis Stevenson. Free kick taken by Mohamadou Sissoko.
The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Manuel Pascali.
Michael Hart concedes a free kick for a foul on David Silva. Alexei Eremenko delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Colin Nish makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Liam Miller by Liam Kelly results in a free kick. Mark Brown takes the free kick.
Ben Gordon sends in a cross, clearance made by John Rankin.
Chris Hogg leaves the field to be replaced by Michael Hart.
Alexei Eremenko takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Chris Hogg. Corner taken right-footed by Alexei Eremenko from the left by-line, Colin Nish manages to make a clearance.
Kevin McBride challenges David Silva unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alexei Eremenko restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Alexei Eremenko from the left by-line, clearance made by David Wotherspoon.
The ball is delivered by David Silva.
Derek Riordan takes a inswinging corner.
John Rankin takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Hamill on Souleymane Bamba. Free kick taken by Paul Hanlon.
Centre by John Rankin.
David Silva takes a shot. Mark Brown makes a save.
Liam Miller challenges Alexei Eremenko unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Alexei Eremenko.
Kevin McBride fouled by Alexei Eremenko, the ref awards a free kick. Chris Hogg takes the direct free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Colin Nish. Mohamadou Sissoko takes the direct free kick.
Chris Hogg scores a headed goal from just inside the edge of the penalty area. Hibernian 2-1 Kilmarnock.Assist on the goal came from Lewis Stevenson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin McBride on Mohamadou Sissoko. Manuel Pascali takes the free kick.
Handball by David Silva. Mark Brown takes the free kick.
Corner taken by Alexei Eremenko, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Hogg by Manuel Pascali. Direct free kick taken by Mark Brown.
Chris Hogg scores a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Hibernian 1-1 Kilmarnock.Corner taken by Derek Riordan from the left by-line, the assist for the goal came from Derek Riordan.
Long range shot by Alexei Eremenko goes over the target.
Close range header by David Silva goes wide of the left-hand post.
Unfair challenge on Chris Hogg by David Silva results in a free kick. Chris Hogg takes the direct free kick.
Conor Sammon produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Harry Forrester on Paul Hanlon. Derek Riordan crosses the ball in from the free kick.
The ball is crossed by Ben Gordon, Paul Hanlon manages to make a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Ben Gordon, clearance by Paul Hanlon.
Unfair challenge on Colin Nish by Mohamadou Sissoko results in a free kick. Lewis Stevenson takes the direct free kick.
Alexei Eremenko produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.
Foul by Souleymane Bamba on Ben Gordon, free kick awarded. Alexei Eremenko takes the direct free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Alexei Eremenko, Colin Nish makes a clearance.
Derek Riordan takes a shot. Mohamadou Sissoko gets a block in.
Craig Bryson fouled by John Rankin, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Craig Bryson.
Effort from deep inside the area by Liam Kelly misses to the left of the goal.
Kevin McBride gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Kelly. Free kick taken by Cameron Bell.
Unfair challenge on Harry Forrester by Lewis Stevenson results in a free kick. Jamie Hamill takes the free kick.
Lewis Stevenson fouled by Harry Forrester, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Brown takes the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Colin Nish. Free kick taken by Cameron Bell.
Craig Bryson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Miller. Souleymane Bamba takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Bryson on Liam Miller. Free kick taken by Souleymane Bamba.
Corner taken by John Rankin.
Mohamadou Sissoko challenges Colin Nish unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Derek Riordan.
Jamie Hamill gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Colin Nish. Colin Nish restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Harry Forrester on Paul Hanlon. Kevin McBride takes the direct free kick.
The ball is crossed by David Wotherspoon, Colin Nish produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the crossbar.
The official flags Derek Riordan offside. Cameron Bell takes the indirect free kick.
David Wotherspoon sends in a cross, Manuel Pascali makes a clearance.
A goal is scored by David Silva from close range low into the middle of the goal. Hibernian 0-1 Kilmarnock.The assist for the goal came from Liam Kelly.
Corner taken right-footed by Alexei Eremenko.
The match has kicked off.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
The second half kicks off.
The referee blows his whistle to end the game.
Duo could return for Hibs
Ian Murray and Danny Galbraith could return to the Hibernian squad for the Clydesdale Bank Premier League clash against Kilmarnock.
Both trained this week after Murray shook off a lingering hip injury and Galbraith recovered from a knee knock.
Darryl Duffy (metatarsal) and Merouane Zemmama (knee) remain out.
The former Celtic keeper Mark Brown feels they are ready to improve results under interim management team Alistair Stevenson and Gareth Evans.
"It was a little bit of a shock," Brown said of the former manager John Hughes' exit. "As players we were all 100% behind the manager, we were all giving it our all.
"Sometimes you see a team and they look like they don't care and are not playing for the manager. I don't think that was the case.
"The St Johnstone game, even though the result was bad, the effort was there. But the club decided it was time for a change and we have to respect that decision.
"For the first couple of days after he left everyone was a bit down because he's a big personality. He put so much work in, him and Chipper (Rice) were so passionate about the club.
"But Gareth and Alistair have got us going again and everyone is buzzing now and just looking forward to getting back on the pitch.
"Training has been good, we just focused on the game. It's disappointing that the manager has left but that's gone now.
"We have to do our best for Alistair and Gareth and after that for the new manager."
Frazer Wright is suspended for Kilmarnock.
The Killie stopper was sent off in the defeat by Dundee United in the last outing.
Long-term injured James Dayton and Alan Combe are still out.
Killie manager Mixu Paatelainen, who played for and managed the Easter Road side, is looking for his side to respond to the defeat against Dundee United in their last outing.
"It is vitally important that we bounce back because if we have a run of losses it is no good to you, it's as simple as that," he told Press Association Sport
"But we played well against Dundee United in our last match, we passed the ball well, created loads of chances and had more shots on and off target than them.
"We dominated for vast periods so the performance was good but we conceded two poor goals.
"We have since analysed what we did wrong and hopefully we have learned our lesson."
Hogg at the double to lift Hibs
Captain Chris Hogg scored twice in a match for the first time in his career as Hibernian claimed a 2-1 victory over Kilmarnock - their first win at Easter Road since March.
The restored skipper helped lift the gloom following the exit of former manager John Hughes, to ensure stand-in managerial duo Alistair Stevenson and Gareth Evans savoured a much-needed Clydesdale Bank Premier League victory.
Defender Hogg, playing his first game since August 29 after being dropped by Hughes, proved the hero thanks to a headed double in a seven-minute burst just before half-time.
They were only Hogg's second and third goals in a Hibernian shirt, his first also coming against Kilmarnock in January 2006.
Kilmarnock, managed by former Hibs boss Mixu Paatelainen, made the perfect start when David Silva struck inside two minutes.
The Rugby Park side passed up chances to add to their lead before Hogg stepped in to help Hibs to their first success since the opening day of the season.
Stevenson and Evans, placed in charge for the fixture as chairman Rod Petrie continues to seek a new manager, made three changes to the team that lost 2-0 at St Johnstone a fortnight ago, the result that ultimately cost Hughes his job.
Hogg, Paul Hanlon and Lewis Stevenson, making his first league appearance of the season, were all restored, with Francis Dickoh, Michael Hart and Jonathan Grounds dropping to the bench.
Kilmarnock, previously the last side to lose to Hibs at Easter Road on March 6, also made three changes.
Ben Gordon, Harry Forrester and Liam Kelly all started, with Frazer Wright suspended and Garry Hay and Danny Invincibile among the substitutes.
Hibs were in need of a positive opening but got off to a dreadful start when the Ayrshire men netted after just 80 seconds.
Kelly was afforded too much room on the right and when his cross was missed by the Hibs defence, Silva had time to control before driving under Mark Brown from eight yards.
The goal could have sapped the spirit of the hosts, but they almost replied after seven minutes when Colin Nish headed over from David Wotherspoon's centre.
Sol Bamba also saw a header blocked for a corner from a Derek Riordan free-kick as Evans, directing most prominently from the dug-out, urged a response.
But Hibs' new-look defence, with Hogg at right-back and Stevenson at left-back, looked shaky. Kelly almost took advantage again but drove just wide from 15 yards.
Alexei Eremenko was next to try his luck for the visitors, cutting inside on to his right foot and sending a long-range strike just over. Hibs were struggling to create and the home fans were growing frustrated.
Paatelainen's men went close to doubling their lead in the 33rd minute. Jamie Hamill shrugged off John Rankin on the right but his cut-back was spooned over by Conor Sammon.
Three minutes later Silva passed up an even better chance, nodding a yard wide at the back post after a fine centre from Forrester.
But, out of the blue, Hibs claimed a 38th-minute leveller. Riordan's corner from the right saw Hogg leap highest to power home a header that Craig Bryson could only help into the net from on the line.
Remarkably, Hibs grabbed the lead on the stroke of half-time - and again Hogg was the hero.
Hanlon's diagonal ball picked out the defender whose looping header from just outside the penalty area flew into the left-hand corner.
Kilmarnock had the first opening after the interval as Brown clutched a shot from Kelly at his near post.
Hibs replied when a Nish centre fell to Rankin on the edge of the penalty area but the midfielder ballooned his effort into the stand, before Hamill deflected a Riordan drive over.
Silva then burst clear at the other end but his dangerous centre across the face of goal found no takers.
Brown came to his side's rescue on the hour mark as Sammon almost equalised.
Bryson picked out the striker whose close-range header looked net-bound only for the Hibs goalkeeper, nearly impeded by Bamba, to tip over.
Sammon claimed Bamba had in fact handled on the line but referee Iain Brines was unmoved.
Kilmarnock were enjoying spells of possession but the hosts, with Hogg replaced by Hart, were defending stoutly in search of a precious victory.
Brown was again called into action after 80 minutes, moving to his left to push away Hamill's free-kick strike.
Nish could have put the match beyond doubt near the end but he failed to net after a centre from Riordan.
The visitors pushed for a leveller, but when the chance arrived it was at the other end as Rankin picked out Riordan in injury-time only for the forward to find the side-netting.
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