Ice Hockey: Sheffield Steelers 3 Nottingham Panthers 4

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ELITE League leaders Sheffield Steelers saw their 11-game winning run brought to an end by Nottingham Panthers.

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Goals from Joey Talbot, Jeff Legue and Ben Simon had given Sheffield a 3-1 lead by the early stages of the third period, with Nottingham’s reply having come from Billy Ryan.

But the visitors to the Steel City drew level with strikes from Rob Bellamy and David-Alexandre Beauregard before winning the shoot-out to take the match 4-3.

Belfast Giants edged up to second place in the table, ahead of Cardiff Devils, with a 4-1 home ice win over Coventry Blaze.

Brett Hemingway, Craig Peacock, Colin Shields and Josh Prudden scored for Giants, with Dan Carlson netting the consolation.

Towards the foot of the table, Hull Stingrays were 6-3 winners over Dundee Stars, while whipping boys Edinburgh Capitals suffered an 18th straight defeat, 7-2 to Newcastle Vipers.