Tigres move into 1st place in Mexico

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MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Defending champion Tigres moved into first place in the Mexican Clausura championship with a 2-0 victory over San Luis.

Tigres' victory coupled with a 3-1 loss over the weekend for Santos Laguna against Morelia leaves both clubs with 13 points after six rounds. Tigres have a better goal difference.

Pachuca has 12 points and remains unbeaten after a 2-0 victory over Estudiantes. Cruz Azul remained the only other unbeaten club after a 0-0 draw on Sunday against Club Tijuana. Cruz has 10 points.

In other matches this weekend, Chivas continued their poor start with a 2-0 loss against Monterrey, Atlas and America drew 1-1, Toluca defeated Atlante 2-0, Pumas lost 2-0 against Puebla and Jaguares won 3-0 against Queretaro.