Stoke City 3-2 Birmingham City
Stoke survived another impressive comeback by Birmingham to bring their losing run to an end in a dramatic finish at the Britannia Stadium.
The Potters, who had lost their last four Barclays Premier League fixtures, took a deserved first-half lead through Robert Huth and looked home and dry when Ricardo Fuller made it 2-0 in the 71st minute.
Tottenham Hotspur 1-1 Sunderland
Tottenham threw away a hard-fought lead against Sunderland as their winless run in the Barclays Premier League extended to four matches.
Rafael van der Vaart maintained his remarkable record of scoring in every home match since joining Spurs with a trademark 64th-minute finish.