Jake Livermore was on target as West Brom saw off Hull City, while there were wins for Preston North End and Leeds United.
Leeds United picked up a first win in three at home to QPR, sending them above Swansea City to the Championship summit.
Hal Robson-Kanu looked like he had extended 10-man West Brom's lead in the Championship but Charlton stole a point.
Lee Johnson's Bristol City left it late but claimed all three points against Charlton Athletic, while Fulham beat Luton Town 3-2.
West Brom stayed ahead of Leeds United at the top of the Championship, where plenty of the struggling sides picked up vital points.
Leeds United beat previous Championship pacesetters West Brom 1-0 at Elland Road to move top of the table.
Derby County beat Birmingham City 3-2 in the Championship - days after a team night out ended with police charges and an injured captain.
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Ahead of the international break, the Championship's top two are Swansea City and Charlton Athletic.