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.
Ben Wilmot's first league start for Swansea City came in the South Wales derby and he wrote his name into the history books with the winner.
Joe Rodon has been ruled out of Wales' remaining two Euro 2020 qualifiers after suffering a fresh injury blow.
The Championship's top two, West Brom and Leeds United, were held on Tuesday, while Sheffield Wednesday moved up to third.
West Brom stayed ahead of Leeds United at the top of the Championship, where plenty of the struggling sides picked up vital points.
Teenage striker Mason Greenwood is the latest Manchester United player to be struck down by injury.
Swansea City and Leeds United suffered defeats that meant West Brom and Nottingham Forest became the Championship's new top two.
Swansea City beat Charlton Athletic 2-1 to leapfrog Leeds United at the top of the Championship, while Cardiff City also won on Wednesday.
Derby County beat Birmingham City 3-2 in the Championship - days after a team night out ended with police charges and an injured captain.