Bidvest Wits keep their league title-chasing hopes alive after beating Black leopards 3-1 at Bidvest Stadium on Wednesday night.

Wits took the lead when Simon Murray find the back of the net with a penalty. Making things worse for the visitors was Deon Hotto who doubled the lead in 29th minute.

Wits head Coach Gavin Hunt acknowledges that the league chances are slim.

Referee Cedric Muvhali awarded three penalties in this match and the struggling Leopards could have taken an early lead when they were awarded with a penalty in the 22nd minute, but the current league leading goal scorer Muwape Musonda missed the back of the net.

Lidoda Duvha head coach Dylan Kerr says that he is disappointed by the results.

Though the Limpopo based outfit dropped to 13th position in the log, Kerr remain confident that his charges will not go as far as being relegated. -Reporting by Sinovuyo Ndudane