Carlos Tevez scored twice, Alvaro Morata broke his duck and Gigi Buffon saved a penalty as Juventus conquered Atalanta 3-0.
Adil Rami wiped out Davide Succi’s early goal to give 10-man Milan a point at Cesena after Cristian Zapata saw red.
Manuel Pucciarelli scored his second in as many games to give Empoli a precious point away to Chievo.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s free kick whistled past everyone to give Sampdoria victory over rivals Genoa in the Derby della Lanterna.
Inter suffered a shock 4-1 home defeat to bottom Cagliari, as Albin Ekdal got a hat-trick, Yuto Nagatomo saw red and Samir Handanovic saved a penalty.
Filip Djordjevic’s first three goals for Lazio helped ensure they left the Renzo Barbera with three points and their hosts Palermo frustrated.
Roma maintained their 100 per cent record on Francesco Totti’s birthday, beating Verona 2-0 with Mattia Destro scoring from midfield.
Jose Callejon proved enough for Napoli to beat Sassuolo 1-0, but they had to thank the woodwork late on.
Khouma Babacar snatched a point for Fiorentina at Torino after Fabio Quagliarella’s opener.
A sensational piece of acrobatics from Thomas Heurtaux was the pick of the bunch at the Friuli, as Udinese were victorious in a 4-2 thriller against Parma.