Elite Ice Hockey League: Cardiff Devils 6-2 Nottingham Panthers
Captain Jake Morissette scored a hat-trick to help Cardiff Devils beat Nottingham Panthers at Ice Arena Wales.
Morisette struck twice as the Devils raced into a 4-0 lead, with Joey Martin and Paul Crowder also scoring.
Eric Lindhagen responded for the Panthers, only for Morissette and Josh Batch to extend the hosts' advantage to 6-1.
Raphael Bussieres scored for the Panthers in the third period but the Devils were comfortable winners.
The Welsh side welcome Coventry Blaze to Ice Arena Wales on Saturday, 28 October.