Blackburn beats QPR 3-2 in Premier League
Blackburn scored three first-half goals and held off a late
comeback from Queens Park Rangers to win 3-2 in the Premier League
Ayegbeni Yakubu opened the scoring for Blackburn in the 15th
minute and teammate Steven Nzonzi extended the lead in the 23rd by
converting Junior Hoilett’s pass.
Blackburn added a third when Hoilett’s shot deflected in off QPR
defender Nedum Onuoha just before the interval.
Jamie Mackie pulled two goals back for QPR, in the 71st and 90th
Blackburn rose one spot to 18th, level on points with 16th-place