Antonio Conte was delighted with Chelsea's performance against Bournemouth
Spurs had dispatched Watford 4-0 in the early kick-off,putting added pressure on the Blues' trip to Dean Court.
However, the Premier League leaders were not fazed and ran out comfortable 3-1 winners against the Cherries to regain their seven-point advantage.
Antonio Conte was pleased his Chelsea side had an answer to Tottenham's win
And Antonio Conte was delighted by the performance, claiming his side provided the perfect answer to Spurs' pressure.
"When you have this type of opponent [Tottenham] who is in good form and wants to catch you, it is important to have a good answer,' Conte said.
"This is a good answer. There are seven games to go and in England it is not easy, there is a lot of pressure.
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"Our reaction was good, we played in the right way at a time of the season with a lot of pressure.
"When we conceded the goal we lost a bit of confidence but we managed the game and deserved to win."