Scottish Football - Hibs handed Hearts test

High-flying Hibernian will get the chance to avenge last season's Scottish Cup final humiliation at the hands of Hearts after the Edinburgh rivals were drawn together in the fourth round of this season's competition.

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2012 Scottish Cup final Hearts-Hibernian Darren Barr

Hibs' last Scottish Cup tie was the 5-1 humiliation by their Edinburgh rivals at Hampden, but they are a much-improved team this season and sit level on points with SPL leaders Celtic, seven places above Hearts.

The draw also set up a Highland derby with Ross County hosting SPL rivals Inverness.

The Old Firm were kept apart with Rangers drawn to face Third Division rivals Elgin City and Celtic taking on the winners of a replay between Arbroath and Inverurie Locos.

Full draw:

Aberdeen v Motherwell

Partick Thistle v Dunfermline Athletic

Kilmarnock v Queen of the South

Hibernian v Hearts

Airdrie United or Raith Rovers v Deveronvale

Turriff United v Albion Rovers or Morton

Livingston v Dundee

Rangers v Elgin City

Forfar Athletic or Nairn County v Ayr United

Ross County v Inverness Caledonian Thistle

Celtic v Inverurie Locoworks or Arbroath

Dumbarton v Hamilton Academical

Cowdenbeath v St Johnstone

Stranraer or Queen's Park v Dundee United

Stenhousemuir or Berwick Rangers v Falkirk

St Mirren v Brechin City or Bonnyrigg Rose

Matches to be played on the weekend of 1/2 December

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