Dynamo beat Lokomotiv 1-0 in Moscow derby; CSKA bolster their lead with Samara win

Dynamo Moscow 1 – Lokomotiv Moscow 0 (Russian Premier League, March 9, 2013) Ivan Soloveev slid in on 20′ to score the only goal of the game for Dynamo.

Samara 0 – CSKA Moscow 2 (Russian Premier League, March 9, 2013) Goals from Sweden midfielder Pontus Wernbloom and Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa secured a victory that strengthens CSKA’s advantage over second-placed Anzhi.

Alania 0 – Rostov 0 (Russian Premier League, March 9, 2013)