Hearts 1 - 3 Rangers: How the Rangers players rated

Rangers eased to a comfortable victory over Hearts on Saturday afternoon, with goals from Jermain Defoe, Ryan Jack and Nikola Katic. Hearts replied late on through Steven MacLean. Andy Harrow assesses the performances of a Rangers team who dominated throughout.

Jermain Defoe celebrates after scoring to make it 1-0. Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey
Jermain Defoe celebrates after scoring to make it 1-0. Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey

If there was any suspicion that Rangers would down tools with second place almost secured that was laid to rest at Tynecastle where Rangers were rampant against a limp Hearts team.

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A quiet afternoon but did make one good save from Wighton. 6 (Pic: SNS/Craig Foy)
Another solid performance from the full back. 7 Pic: Ian Rutherford/PA)
Comfortable in defence and scored Rangers' third. 8 (Pic: SNS/Craig Williamson)
His tackle got the ball rolling for Rangers' first. 7 (Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey)
Dealt comfortably with Ikpeazu for the most part. 7 (Pic: Ian Rutherford/PA)
Terrific assist for Defoe's goal and battled hard in the engine room. 8 (Pic: Ian Rutherford/PA)
Quietly effective in midfield. 7 (Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey)
Worked well with Kamara and took his goal expertly. 8 (Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey)
Dangerous drifting in from out wide. 7 (Pic: SNS/Craig Williamson)
Two excellent assists and always looked a threat. 9 (Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey)
Clinical finish for opening goal and led the line expertly. 8 (Pic: Ian Rutherford/PA)
Late substitute. 6 (Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey)
Little time to make an impact. 6 (Pic: SNS/Alan Harvey)
Late debut. 6 (Pic: SNS/Craig Williamson)