After a shabby first half, QPR could easily have taken all three points, with Djibril Cisse and Adel Taarabt missing very good chances. Reading, too, looked like they could have snatched a result through their strength at corner kicks.
However neither could find that finishing touch, and yet again both the Royals and Rangers supporters trudged home disheartened with the result—more than likely looking in shop windows for anyone selling a win.
But what have we learned? Here are five pointers from Sunday's game.