Lokeren vs. Westerlo  4 - 0

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Belgian First Division wrap: Gent cut gap to leaders

3 March 2012 23:29

Gent moved within seven points of Belgian First Division leaders Anderlecht with a 2-0 win over Mechelen on Saturday.

Bernd Thijs put the visitors ahead on 14 minutes when he converted a penalty before Elimane Coulibaly made it two four minutes from time.

Sint Truiden picked up a vital three points to move off the foot of the table with a 1-0 win at home to Zulte-Waregem.

Dolly Menga scored the winner for Sint Truiden on 39 minutes, but they remain eight points adrift of safety despite their three-match unbeaten run.

Kortrijk moved level on points with Racing Genk following Brecht Dejaeghere's stoppage-time winner.

The home side went two goals up before half-time but Jelle Vossen's second-half brace for Genk made the final score 2-2.

Lokeren beat Westerlo 4-0 with three goals in the first half while Mons overcame two deficits to defeat Beerschot 4-2. Jeremey Perbet scored a double for Mons including a penalty.

Leuven and Lierse played out a goalless draw.

Pro League table

# Team MP D P
1 30 +35 67
2 30 +19 61
3 30 +28 56
4 30 +10 51
5 30 +16 46
6 30 +3 46
7 30 -1 46
8 30 +8 44
9 30 -10 37
10 30 -5 36
11 30 -6 36
12 30 -12 31
13 30 -6 30
14 30 -20 29
15 30 -30 20
16 30 -29 19