Elite Ice Hockey League: Cardiff Devils storm to top

Cardiff Devils' Zach Hervato skates away from a Manchester defender
Cardiff Devils' Zach Hervato skates away from a Manchester defender

Cardiff Devils joined Nottingham Panthers at the top of the Elite Ice Hockey League after two impressive wins over the weekend.

After beating Belfast Giants 6-3 in Cardiff on Saturday, Devils followed up with a 6-2 victory at Manchester Storm.

Guillaume Doucet scored twice against Storm, with Joey Haddad, Andrew Lord, Tyson Marsh and Tomas Kurka also on target.

Devils net-minder Ben Bowns alsoe starred with a 36-save effort.

The wins put the Welsh side on 24 points in the league, joint first place with the Panthers although having played a game more.

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