Result: Queens Park Rangers 2-3 Sunderland

Martin O'Neill
© PA Photos
A late Wes Brown goal earns Sunderland a 3-2 win at QPR.

A late Wes Brown goal has earned Sunderland a 3-2 win at Queens Park Rangers.

Nicklas Bendtner could have given the visitors the lead, but the Dane struck the crossbar from close range.

The striker was more decisive soon after as he headed in Kieran Richardson's corner to put his side in front at the break.

The R's nearly drew level after half time, but Heidar Helguson's header was cleared off the line by Titus Bramble.

Stephane Sessegnon extended his side's lead when he sprinted past Luke Young before dummying goalkeeper Paddy Kenny to slot in.

Rangers cut the deficit on the hour when Helguson slid in to convert Alejandro Faurlin's cross before the scores were level courtesy of Jamie Mackie's header.

The winner came in the 89th minute when Brown's hopeful header from a corner found the net.

Wayne Rooney
Read Next:
In Pictures: QPR 0-2 Man United
>

CountryGoldGSilverSBronzeBTotal
1 ChinaChina1078151239
2 Great BritainGreat Britain643944147
3 UkraineUkraine413739117
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Norwich CityNorwich96211610620
2Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9612117419
3Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9522126617
4Reading95221010017
5Newcastle UnitedNewcastle95131771016
6Birmingham CityBirmingham9441117416
7Barnsley95041913615
8Wolverhampton WanderersWolves94321310315
9Brentford9423148614
10Bristol City94231611514
11Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds94231112-114
12Leeds UnitedLeeds94141011-113
13Fulham9342810-213
14Ipswich TownIpswich933388012
15Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest93241719-211
16Queens Park RangersQPR93241115-411
17Aston Villa91629909
18Burton Albion92341315-29
19Preston North EndPreston9306812-49
20Blackburn RoversBlackburn92251218-68
21Cardiff CityCardiff9225815-78
22Derby CountyDerby913539-66
23Rotherham UnitedRotherham91351022-126
24Wigan AthleticWigan91261013-35