A 61st minute goal by Kermit Erasmus handed Cape Town City a 1-0 win over Black Leopards at Cape Town Stadium on Friday night.
The Citizens have now jumped from 12th to 9th on the Absa Premiership log with 23 points while Lidoda Duvha dropped to second from bottom tied with bottom placed AmaZulu on 17 points.
In the other match, SuperSport United beat Chippa United 3-0 at Lucas Moripe Stadium.
Bradley Grobler scored a brace for SuperSport with Luke Fleurs scoring another goal for the Tshwane side.
Matsantsatsa are now 3rd on 34 points, a point behind second placed Mamelodi Sundowns and 8 points behind log Leaders Kaizer Chiefs.
Chippa are 10th with 22 points from their 20 matches.
By Ofhani Munyai