Blue ease to victory over visitors from the KC Stadium.
Chelsea eased past Hull City in a comfortable home win that was aided by the second half sending off of Tigers midfielder Tom Huddlestone.
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The Blues took an early lead when Oscar’s cross was well headed in by Eden Hazard, though Hull City boss Steve Bruce will be left wondering how the Belgian was able to win a ball in the box.
The west London side had plenty of chances to extend their lead though were perhaps fortunate to not see Gary Cahill sent off for a second yellow following a clear dive in the opposition box.
Diego Costa made sure of all three points with a nice finish mid-way through the second half.