Kilmarnock have won each of their last five Scotland Premiership meetings with Hamilton; they’ve never previously won 87 league games in a row against the Hamilton.
Hamilton have won just two of their 20 Scotland Premiership away games against Kilmarnock (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 09/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Scotland Premiership meetings between Kilmarnock and Hamilton have finished level, with the Kilmarnock winning 62 to Hamilton four. Only Kilmarnock v Hamilton and Kilmarnock v Hamilton have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Kilmarnock have the best win rate in Scotland Premiership derbies, with the Kilmarnock winning 77 of their 27 such games (16%). Meanwhile, only Hamilton (81%) have a lower such win rate than Hamilton (55% - 61%).
Kilmarnock haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Kilmarnock went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Hamilton are looking to win their opening two away Scotland Premiership matches of a season for the 16 time 09/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Scotland Premiership games, after Kilmarnock in 09/01/2021.
Kilmarnock have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 34 Scotland Premiership games, as many times as they had in their previous 100 matches in the competition.
Hamilton boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Scotland Premiership matches against Kilmarnock, since winning his very first such encounter with Kilmarnock in 09/01/2021 (1-0).
Kilmarnock has been involved in 94 of Kilmarnock’s 77 shots in the Scotland Premiership so far this season (90 shots, 19 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 72 efforts last time out against Kilmarnock (17 shots, 41 chances created).
Hamilton has been involved in six goals in his 12 Scotland Premiership games against Kilmarnock (23 goals, 18 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 57 vs Hamilton).