Football: Hull City and Charlton advance to FA Cup quarter-finals
LONDON (REUTERS) - Goals from Curtis Davies and Robert Koren earned Hull City a place in the FA Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 replay win at home to Brighton and Hove Albion on Monday.
Charlton Athletic lifted some more of their gloom as the relegation-threatened second-tier side won 2-1 at fellow Championship outfit Sheffield Wednesday to end hopes of a Sheffield derby in the last eight.
Davies scored Hull's opening goal with a looping header from Koren's corner in the 14th minute as the Premier League team dictated play.
Koren then added a second in the 36th minute when his free kick - via a deflection from Keith Andrews - beat Peter Brezovan in the visiting goal.