The Rams defeated Cardiff 2-0 at the iPro Stadium to return to winning ways in the Championship, thanks to goals from Thorne and Andreas Weimann.
Paul Clement’s side had lost 1-0 to Nottingham Forest away from home at the City Ground in the league just before the international break.
Good win today! Now on to Friday— George Thorne (@GeorgeThorne15) November 21, 2015
Good win today now on to Friday .. man like @GeorgeThorne15 bringing out that stiff celebration again— Cyrus Christie (@cyruschristie) November 21, 2015
Over the course of the 90 minutes at the iPro Stadium on Saturday, hosts Derby had 65% of the possession, took 20 shots of which 10 were on target, and earned eight corners.
Cardiff had just 35% of the possession, took nine shots of which two were on target, and earned three corners.
Derby are fourth in the Championship table at the moment with 33 points from 17 matches, just two points behind leaders Hull City.