Giants beat Belarusians in Continental Cup

The Belfast Giants start their Continental Cup semi-final group with a hard-fought 1-0 win over Neman Grodno of Belarus.

Mike Kompon scored the important goal while recent signing Carsen Chubak did a great as netminder to protect the slender lead.

Belfast play hosts Angers on Saturday and Polish club Sanok on Sunday with the top two in the group progressing to January's Super Final.

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