Mamelodi Sundowns are five points clear at the top of the Absa Premiership table after a goalless draw against Kaizer Chiefs at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.
Pirates earlier beat Platinum Stars 2-0 in Phokeng.
Zambian forward Justin Shonga scored his first goal for Pirates in the 28th minute.
Thembinkosi Lorch made it 2-nil after wasting a good opportunity to score minutes earlier.
This was a good present for club chairman, Irvin Khoza, who celebrated his 70th birthday on Sartuday.
In last night’s other match, Bidvest Wits continued their comeback with a 4-1 win over SuperSport United at the Lucas Masterpieces Moripe Stadium.