Penarol took the lead alone after thrashing the Uruguayan Clausura 3-0 Racing, whose lucidity football is currently engaged in the Copa Libertadores.
The new leader also took advantage of poor performance of its main rivals Liverpool, who drew, and Nacional, which added a new defeat and now it is five points.
The ‘charcoal’, which had long enjoyed a status not as good in the championship, were measured at a Racing satisfied with his recent classification to the group stage of the Libertadores Cup and debuted in the aion kinah.
The Aurinegros prevailed with two goals from Antonio Pacheco and one Argentine Alejandro Martinucci in a game they dominated from start to finish and where to score many more goals.
With three wins from three games, the de Peñarol are now two points ahead of Liverpool and Rampla Juniors surprisingly, their main pursuit.
In the best match of the day, Liverpool tied at two goals with the Danube in a direct hand in hand between championship contenders.
The Liverpool went ahead in the first half of play, and when nothing in store for the revival of the strip, Ifrane striker Diego scored twice in less than a minute to flip the result.
Despite the coup, blue and black was not deterred and fought to tie the game almost on the final whistle.
With this result goes in Liverpool top of the ranking, while Danube is still much to improve if he wants to fulfill its promise of being one of the organizers of the tournament.
With their 4-0 defeat Defensor, Nacional got in trouble and pulled away from the top of the table, besides putting in danger its lead in the annual chart.
The Violets, which premiered at Herbert Smith Quarry as technical director, and the pulse recovered competition thanks to an early goal from Diego de Souza, who with a stunning shot past goalkeeper Rodrigo aion kinah buy.
The goal marked the evolution of the game, as defender retreated back and just endure the onslaught of Nacional, I miss the presence of Nicholas Lodeiro, now in the ranks of the Netherlands Ajax, to undermine the solid defense of his rivals .
The duel between Athens and ended with victory Tacuarembó premises 2-0, totaling three units very important to a direct rival in the bottom of the table.
Meanwhile, Hill was prepared in the best way to address their Libertadores Cup debut next week by defeating Cerrito 4-1 with two goals from Alejandro Mello.
Rampla Juniors confirmed status as revelation of the championship team and returned to add the three against a lackluster 2-1 River Plate.
The ‘Flintstones’ played a serious game and scored three vital points that not only away from the relegation zone, but the closer to the top of the table that decides to end of season positions in international competitions.
The River, meanwhile, are still finding their way after a strong campaign during the Opening and Copa Sudamericana, and still do not know victory in the championship.
Another team in trouble is the Wanderers, who lost to Phoenix 2-1 weak to be at the bottom of the table.
Without ideas or play, “Bohemians” were left to overcome for a team desperate to leave the relegation direct where you are.
Cerro Largo also won three points on the day off as a direct rival Central Spanish for not falling into the relegation zone, which he won 2-1.