Luis Muriel and Stefano Okaka turned the game around for Sampdoria’s impressive 2-1 victory at Atalanta.
Luca Toni and Juanito Gomez Taleb gave Verona a huge 2-1 victory away to Cagliari, whose hopes of safety slide.
Cesena confirmed their good recent form by squeezing past Udinese thanks to Alejandro Rodriguez.
Keisuke Honda rattled the crossbar and Diego Lopez denied Ezequiel Schelotto, but Milan were held 0-0 by Chievo.
Given their opponents’ financial woes, Genoa prepare for this match against Parma with no guarantee it will go ahead.
Mohamed Salah struck again as Fiorentina ended their 15-year San Siro taboo despite facing Inter with nine men.
Palermo and Empoli somehow played out a goal-less draw in an exciting game with numerous scoring opportunities.
Roma head into Monday’s Scudetto six-pointer against Juventus wondering if the tension will lift their title ambitions, or kill them off for good.
Sassuolo were torn apart 3-0 on home turf by Lazio, including a Felipe Anderson gem and Miroslav Klose header.
Kamil Glik gave Torino a prestigious 1-0 victory to badly damage Napoli’s hopes of getting second place.