PICTURES: Danske Bank Premiership weekend review

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Crusaders kept up their pursuit of the Danske Bank Premiership title in fine style with a convincing 3-1 victory over Ballymena at the Showgrounds.

Linfield remain six points adrift in second place after grinding out a hard-earned 1-0 win away to basement side Institute at Drumahoe, although third-placed Portadown had to settle for a point after behind held to a 1-1 draw at home to Dungannon.
Coleraine inflicted a heavy 5-0 defeat on Warrenpoint Town at Milltown, while Glenavon came out on top of a thrilling clash with Cliftonville at Solitude, winning 3-2.

Glenavon's Kevin Braniff celebrates scoring against Cliftonville

Glenavon's Kevin Braniff celebrates scoring against Cliftonville

On Friday, Glentoran were comfortable 4-0 winners over Ballinamallard at The Oval.