Scott Dobben scored twice as Cardiff Devils defeated Hull Stingrays in the Challenge Cup at the Cardiff Bay Ice Arena.
Brad Voth opened the scoring for the hosts in the second period before Dobben added a second.
Dobben scored his second of the evening in the third period with Ben Davies scoring the fourth.
Dmitry Rodin and Jereme Tendler netted for the Stingrays, who are still without a win this season.
Cardiff visit Coventry Blaze on Sunday for their second Challenge Cup group B match of the weekend.