Hibernian face a trip to Kilmarnock at Rugby Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 87 games played, Hibees have recorded 29 wins, and Kilmarnock have come away with 40 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2004, with Kilmarnock running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 Aug||Hibernian||0 - 1||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Apr||Kilmarnock||2 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Apr||Hibernian||3 - 0||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Jan||Kilmarnock||0 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 25 Oct||Hibernian||3 - 1||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Apr||Kilmarnock||6 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 21 Dec||Kilmarnock||2 - 1||Hibernian||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Kilmarnock have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Killie in those games, with 9 conceded.
The Hibees have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Kilmarnock's 16 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Hibernian find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 18 points they have accumulated from 11 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hibernian are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Kilmarnock. Away win
|Kilmarnock||No sequences of note|
|Hibernian||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.