First Division round-up
Pars set pace after beating Blue Brazil
Last Updated: August 11, 2012 6:37pm
Ryan Thomson: On target for Dunfermline as they thrashed Cowdenbeath
Dunfermline are the early pacesetters in the Scottish First Division after they thrashed Fife rivals Cowdenbeath 4-0 at Central Park, with Ryan Thomson netting twice.
Airdrie also enjoyed a comprehensive success as they thrashed Dumbarton 4-1 at the Excelsior Stadium, courtesy of John Boyle's hat-trick in the space of 17 first-half minutes.
Kris Doolan bagged a brace as Partick Thistle capitalised on a lightning start to beat Falkirk 3-1 at Firhill, with Patrick Lawless opening the scoring with just four minutes gone.
Brian Graham struck twice in the second half as Raith Rovers recorded a 2-0 home success against Hamilton Academical.
Morton and Livingston drew 2-2 at Cappielow as Tony Wallace found the net 10 minutes from time to secure a point for the hosts.