Belfast Giants remain top of their Challenge Cup group after mixed weekend

Belfast Giants stay top of Challenge Cup Group A after Saturday's over-time defeat by Dundee Stars is followed by a shootout success against Braehead Clan on Sunday.

The Giants were edged out 4-3 by Dundee Stars after over-time in Saturday's feisty encounter at the SSE Arena as Brett Switzer hit the winner.

Two shootout saves by debutant netminder Jackson Whistle helped the Giants overcome Braehead Clan 3-2.

Whistle is the son of former Giants coach Dave Whistle.

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