Peterborough Phantoms 2-6 Bracknell Bees
It was a bad night at the office for the Phantoms as they suffered a comfortable defeat at the hands of the Bracknell Bees.
Josh Ealey-Newman put the Bees ahead after finding space in the centre of the zone, taking the pass and firing high into the top corner.
Harvey Stead doubled the lead with a similar goal; he took the pass from Roman Malinik and struck his slapshot past Marr.
Tom Norton put the Phantoms on the board with 16:16 played, firing beyond Adam Goss from the blue line.
Zack Milton and Malinik put the Bees 4-1 ahead in the middle period, before Corey McEwen pulled one back for the Phantoms in the final minute of the second frame. McEwen found space at the back post and lifted it over the sprawling Goss and into the net.
Dominik Gabaj was the star of the show for the Bees in the third period, he scored both of his sides further goals as the Phantoms succumbed to defeat.
He scored his first with 55:42 played, beating Marr at his near post, whilst the second came on the empty net in the closing stages of the game.
16:16 (PP 1-2 BB): #2 Tom Norton / #17 James Ferrara / #37 Robbie Ferrara (EHG)
39:34 (PP 2-4 BB): #71 Corey McEwen / #2 Tom Norton / #96 Jarvis Hunt (EHG)
7:46 (PP 0-1 BB): #63 Josh Ealey-Newman / #23 Dominik Gabaj / #5 Ed Knaggs (EHG)
15:45 (PP 0-2 BB): #65 Harvey Stead / #34 Roman Malinik / #63 Josh Ealey-Newman (EHG)
29:41 (PP 1-3 BB): #29 Zack Milton / #23 Dominik Gabaj (EHG)
37:51 (PP 1-4 BB): #34 Roman Malinik / #5 Ed Knaggs / #65 Harvey Stead (EHG)
55:42 (PP 2-5 BB): #23 Dominik Gabaj / #63 Josh Ealey-Newman / #29 Zack Milton (EHG)
57:47 (PP 2-6 BB): #23 Dominik Gabaj / #29 Zack Milton / #5 Ed Knaggs (ENG)
Phantoms man of the match: #2 Tom Norton
Bees man of the match: #84 Adam Goss