Raith and Forfar players square up after a poor challenge on Ross Matthews.

Raith Rovers 2 Forfar Athletic 1: Play-off 1st leg in pictures

Goals from Kevin Nisbet and Jamie Gullan gave Raith Rovers a first leg advantage in their Championship play-off semi-final with Forfar Athletic.

Take a look back at last night's match at Stark's Park through the lens of photographer Walter Neilson.

The night started with a special presentation to Kevin Nisbet, winner of the SPFL Tartan Ball for finishing top scorer in League One this season with 30 goals.

1. Nisbet's award

The night started with a special presentation to Kevin Nisbet, winner of the SPFL Tartan Ball for finishing top scorer in League One this season with 30 goals.
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The boots are flying high as Iain Davidson challenges with former Rovers striker - and Ramsdens Cup final hero - John Baird.

2. Return of the ex

The boots are flying high as Iain Davidson challenges with former Rovers striker - and Ramsdens Cup final hero - John Baird.
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Kevin Nisbet challenges for a header with Forfar defender Ross Meechan, in front of the away fans, who were housed in the Keytech Stand.

3. Heads up!

Kevin Nisbet challenges for a header with Forfar defender Ross Meechan, in front of the away fans, who were housed in the Keytech Stand.
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Midway through the first half, Dale Hilson sends a dangerous free-kick attempt towards the Raith goal.

4. Free-kick threat

Midway through the first half, Dale Hilson sends a dangerous free-kick attempt towards the Raith goal.
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