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History of the Hamilton Academical v Partick Thistle fixture

Partick Th. face a trip to Hamilton Academical at New Douglas Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 62 games played, The Jags have recorded 20 wins, and Hamilton Ac. have come away with 29 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2007, the Accies carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 01 SepPartick Th.0 - 3Hamilton Ac.SCD1
2006/2007Sat 17 MarPartick Th.0 - 2Hamilton Ac.SCD1
2006/2007Sat 20 JanHamilton Ac.2 - 1Partick Th.SCD1
2006/2007Sat 18 NovPartick Th.3 - 1Hamilton Ac.SCD1
2006/2007Sat 16 SepHamilton Ac.1 - 2Partick Th.SCD1
2004/2005Sat 07 MayPartick Th.1 - 1Hamilton Ac.SCD1
2004/2005Sat 19 FebHamilton Ac.1 - 0Partick Th.SCD1

Recent respective form guides

Hamilton Academical are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Accies, with 1 goals against.

In complete contrast to Hamilton Ac., Partick Th. are having a torrid time on their travels, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the The Jags have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hamilton Ac. are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 12 games giving them a return of 28 points. Partick Th.'s 15 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hamilton Ac.63031199
Partick Th.61236105

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Jags are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Hamilton Ac.. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Hamilton Ac. Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Partick Th. 7 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.