Hull City remain top despite draw as Doncaster Rovers close in on top six

Hull City remained top of the League One table despite dropping points at fourth-bottom Oxford United.

Doncaster Rovers manager Darren Moore. Picture: PA Wire.

The result their four-game winning streak in the league come to an end after previous victories against Doncaster Rovers, Ipswich Town, MK Dons and Burton Albion.

James Henry put the home side in front in the 10th minute but a thumping 68th-minute volley from Greg Docherty pulled the Tigers level.

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Meanwhile, goals from Tyreece John-Jules and Joe Wright gave Doncaster a 2-0 win at Northampton, who had Shaun McWilliams sent off after 18 minutes.

Hull City manager Grant McCann.

The result sees Rovers close the gap on sixth-placed Charlton Athletic to three points, with Darren Moore's side playing fewer games than all sides occupying a place in the top six.

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