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Friday 6 December 2019

Belfast Giants claim shoot-out win over Coventry Blaze

Belfast Giants claimed a 2-1 Elite League victory over Coventry Blaze after a shoot-out.

Coventry went ahead through Brenden Walker's goal early in the first period, but Brandon Benedict brought Belfast level.

David Rutherford's penalty shot proved the difference in the shoot-out.

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