Cardiff City boss Malky MacKay praises the performances of teenage defenders Ben Nugent and Joe Ralls.
Cardiff City record a ninth straight home win thanks to a Matthew Connolly goal.
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Despite having fairly equal possession the Bluebirds are trailing two nil at the Riverside. Kieron Dyer and Sammy Ameobi with the goals for the home side.
Cardiff City have strengthened their grip on a Championship play-off place with a 2-0 win over Derby County. Malky Mackay's side remain sixth in the table after the victory, but are now four points clear of seventh-place Middlesbrough, with only two league games remaining.
Joe Mason put the Bluebirds in front at the Cardiff City Stadium, although his 11th goal of the season came only after the visitors had had a goal disallowed.
Defender Mark Hudson made sure of all three points midway through the second half. He seized upon a poor kick from Derby goalkeeper Frank Fielding and saw his effort from inside his own half find the net.
Cardiff City have held on to sixth spot in the Championship, after winning 1-0 away at Barnsley. Liam Lawrence's second-half header made sure of all three points at Oakwell. Malky Mackay's side are now unbeaten in seven games, and two points ahead of seventh-place Middlesbrough.
There are three Championship league games remaining, and Cardiff - who face Derby at home on Tuesday night - have their destiny in their own hands when it comes to securing a play-off place, and a shot at the Premier League.
Cardiff City have failed to return to the Championship play-off places after a home draw against relegation strugglers Coventry City.
Despite a Peter Whittingham strike and a Cody McDonald own-goal, the Bluebirds' poor run of form continues with just one win in their last seven league outings.
Cardiff City host Coventry in the Championship on Wednesday night. The Bluebirds have slipped out of the play-off places after a goalless draw at home to Burnley on Saturday.
Cardiff City host Burnley in the Championship on Sunday, aiming for a win that will put them back in the play-off positions. Malky Mackay's side were beaten 3-0 by Hull at the Cardiff City Stadium last weekend.
- Cardiff City v Burnley - Npower Championship - 15:00