Juventus overpowered bottom-placed Verona 3-0 for an eighth straight league victory, moving ever nearer to first-placed Internazionale.
Paulo Dybala put the defending champions in front with a curling free-kick after eight minute.
Leonardo Bonucci doubled the lead before half-time by redirecting another free-kick from Dybala with a header.
Simone Zaza sealed their victory after being set up by Paul Pogba, rounded the goalkeeper for a third with eight minutes from time.
They are now just 3 points behind Inter Milan, and 2 behind Napoli and Florentina.
Meanwhile, fifth-placed Roma squandered an early lead and drew 3-3 against Chievo, missing a chance to get 2 more points to shorten the gap with Juventus.