The Easter time Road side steadied themselves and started to operate their way into the game.
Saints guaranteed an earlier advantage from Steven MacLean, along with a double from on-loan Rangers forward O’Halloran might have been a hat-trick, but he missed a late penalty before Murray Davidson netted St Johnstone’s 4th goal after 1 hour 30 minutes. Andy Rose scored for Motherwell after 28 minutes.
It was initially meeting backward and forward teams because the 2016 Scottish Cup final, when David Grey scored a stoppage-time champion to provide Hibs victory through the same scoreline. Later on a pitch invasion had brought to clashes and many arrests, and there wasn’t any little drama within this encounter.
The stadium was still being rocking when an attempted clearance in the Hibs goalie, Ofir Marciano, rebounded from the Rangers captain Kenny Miller and tucked past a publish.
Carlos Pena replaced Morelos to create a competitive debut for Rangers however it looked a forlorn expect the house side.
Hibs were on the top and just an excellent save from Foderingham from the John McGinn drive stored out number 3.
The Hibs striker Anthony Stokes, an old Celtic player, and Tavernier of Rangers were both booked for any spat as tempers frayed.