The Fiver | A Halloween cauldron and occasions of unseemly ghoulishness

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To Wednesday night’s Edinburgh derby, where a fiercely contested festival of fitba may have ended scoreless but was no less entertaining for the disappointing lack of hot, digital scoreboard action. Once the whistle blew and the game kicked off in a simmering Halloween cauldron at Tynecastle, the fixture occasionally descended into unseemly ghoulishness. On the field, Neil Lennon’s Hibbees enjoyed the better chances against league leaders Hearts, who were severely depleted by knack. Indeed, given the blood-and-thunder nature of some of the tackles that were flying in, it was rather surprising both teams didn’t suffer more casualties.

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