Championship roundup: Cardiff City back into second place

Championship roundup: Cardiff back into second
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Cardiff City return to second in the Championship table, above Fulham, thanks to a 2-0 win at Norwich City on Saturday.

Cardiff City have returned to second in the Championship table thanks to a 2-0 win at Norwich City.

Kenneth Zohore and Junior Hoilett scored late on at Carrow Road to edge the Bluebirds above Fulham, who kick off against Brentford at 5.30pm.

At Oakwell, Oliver McBurnie scored a stoppage-time equaliser to give Barnsley a 2-2 draw against relegation rivals Bolton Wanderers, but the Tykes stay in the dropzone.

Burton Albion moved off the bottom with a 3-1 win over local rivals Derby County, who missed a late penalty and dropped out of the playoffs due to their loss at the Pirelli Stadium.

Sunderland are now at the foot of the table after throwing away another lead, drawing 2-2 at Reading to sit six points from safety with three games to go.

Middlesbrough's 2-1 win against Bristol City lifted Tony Pulis's charges into the playoffs at the expense of Derby, while earlier in the day, Millwall edged into sixth thanks to their 1-1 draw at Sheffield United.

Elsewhere, Hull City fell to a 1-0 defeat against Sheffield Wednesday, Nottingham Forest ran out 2-1 winners over Ipswich Town, and Preston North End won 2-1 at Queens Park Rangers.

Results in full: Sheffield United 1-1 Millwall, Barnsley 2-2 Bolton Wanderers, Burton Albion 3-1 Derby County, Hull City 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday, Middlesbrough 2-1 Bristol City, Norwich City 0-2 Cardiff City, Nottingham Forest 2-1 Ipswich Town, Queens Park Rangers 1-2 Preston North End, Reading 2-2 Sunderland

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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CWolverhampton WanderersWolves46309782394399
3Fulham462513879463388
4Aston Villa4624111172423083
5Middlesbrough4622101467452276
6Derby CountyDerby4620151170482275
7Preston North EndPreston4619161157461173
8Millwall4619151256451172
9Brentford4618151362521069
10Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd46209176255769
11Bristol City461716136758967
12Ipswich TownIpswich46179205760-360
13Leeds UnitedLeeds46179205964-560
14Norwich CityNorwich461515164960-1160
15Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds461415175960-157
16Queens Park RangersQPR461511205870-1256
17Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest46158235165-1453
18Hull City461116197070049
19Birmingham CityBirmingham46137263868-3046
20Reading461014224870-2244
21Bolton WanderersBolton461013233974-3543
RBarnsley46914234872-2441
RBurton Albion461011253881-4341
RSunderland46716235280-2837

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