Kilmarnock prepare to entertain Heart Of Midlothian at Rugby Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 95 games played, Killie have recorded 43 wins, and Hearts have come away with 27 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Rugby Park was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 07 Jan||Hearts||2 - 1||Kilmarnock||SFAC|
|2005/2006||Wed 26 Oct||Hearts||1 - 0||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 30 Jul||Kilmarnock||2-4||Hearts||SPL|
|2004/2005||Wed 16 Feb||Kilmarnock||1 - 3||Hearts||SFAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 12 Feb||Hearts||3 - 0||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Feb||Hearts||2 - 2||Kilmarnock||SFAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Kilmarnock||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Kilmarnock are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 11.
Hearts have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Kilmarnock's 33 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position. Hearts are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 47 points from 22 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Kilmarnock only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. Score draw
|Kilmarnock||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Hearts||Last drawn game 6 outings ago.|