Cardiff 2-6 Belfast
The Belfast Giants maintain their lead at the top of the Elite League table with a 6-2 win away to Cardiff Devils.
Jon Pelle gave the Giants the lead but Brad Voth replied for the home side.
Pelle completed his hat-trick in the second period, with Jeff Mason also on the scoresheet, while Scott Dobben found the net for the Devils.
Derek Le Blanc and Adam Keefe completed the scoring in the third period for Belfast, who lead Sheffield and Nottingham by one point.
Belfast's next match is at home to Dundee on Friday night.