Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 win over Cape Town City this afternoon was the headline result of this weekend PSL action, with the Soweto giants surging nine points clear at the top of the log.
The Amakhosi triumphed thanks to a trio of headed goals from Leonardo Castro, Samir Nurkovic and Eric Mathoho,meanwhile city drop to 13th on the log and are just one point clear of the relegation zone.
Elsewhere,Bloemfontein Celtic moved into fifth place with a 4-2 home win over Black Leopards at the Dr Molemela Stadium. Celtics were inspired by a brace from Victor Letsoalo, while Lidoda Duvha only avoided dropping to the bottom of the log on goal difference.
SuperSport United moved to within a point of second-placed Mamelodi Sundowns with a 2-0 win at AmaZulu (who are 14th and, like Cape Town City, just one point above the danger zone). Evans Rusike and Bradley Grobler netted the goals for Matsatsantsa.
The Absa Premiership will continue on Wednesday 15 January with two fixtures: Orlando Pirates hosting Mamelodi Sundowns and Bloemfontein Celtic visiting Bidvest Wits.
Absa Premiership weekend results
Saturday 11 January
Chippa United 0-0 Maritzburg United
Baroka FC 1-0 Polokwane City
Highlands Park 1-4 Stellenbosch
Sunday 12 January
Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 Cape Town City
Bloemfontein Celtic 4-2 Black Leopards
AmaZulu 0-2 SuperSport United.