Premier round up

Saturday 23 February 2002

Man Utd edge out Villa: Ruud van Nistelrooy confirms Man Utd's position at the Premiership summit in a 1-0 win over Aston Villa.

Rams pile on Foxes misery: Georgi Kinkladze, Branko Strupar and Lee Morris score as Derby beat Leicester 3-0.

Everton hold Liverpool: Liverpool's Premiership title hopes are hit as they are held 1-1 by Everton at Anfield.

Saints pegged back by Bolton: Stubborn Bolton cling on for a 0-0 draw at Southampton.

Kanoute strike buries Boro: Frederic Kanoute scores the only goal of the game as West Ham beat Middlesbrough 1-0.