AmaTuks had beaten FC Cape Town 2-0 earlier in the day, moving to 55 points, while Rovers are on 49. CLICK HERE for the NFD log
Thanda Royal Zulu's Play-offs place is still in doubt, after they lost yet another match, against Sivutsa Stars 2-1. Thanda move out of the Play-offs zone into fifth place, while Stars move away from the bottom five.
Chippa United are back in contention for the Play-offs after they beat Witbank Spurs 1-0 away from home and moved to third place.
Meanwhile FC AK beat African Warriors 2-1 at Eldorado Park to move closer to a Play-off position, with 45 points, while Warriors remain on 40.
A 10-man Mpumalanga Black Aces fought hard to make sure they left Cape Town with a point. Two first-half goals from Gregory Roelf and Damian Mitchel were no enough to give Vasco da Gama the full three points, after a goal from Ramulondi Walter, who was later red carded, and a late equaliser from Mokete Tsotetsi made sure Aces get a point away from home. Aces are back in the bottom two with 27 points.
Bay United ended their bad run of form when they beat United FC 2-0 away from home. The win moved Bay above Aces with 29 points.
Atlie FC, who have not had a good run lately, got a much needed win when they beat Carara Kicks 3-1 away from home. Atlie, however, are on 26 points and still rock bottom, while Kicks are on 32. Have your say on Facebook: Who do you hope to see in the Premiership next season?