Game Reports

Phantoms Edged Out in Penalty Shot Drama !

Live Period Reports ……….. First Period Goals: 2:23 Padalek (1-0), 9:06 McEwen OG (1-1), 9:29 McEwen (2-1) Very lively opening twenty with both sides looking like they wanted this one badly. Phantoms opened the scoring when Glenn Billing’s shot on the spin deflected on to Ales Padalek with Mettam completely…

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Late Penalties Gift Wildcats Victory !

Once again, it was late penalties that cost Phantoms dear in their table-topping clash in Swindon tonight with the Wildcats running out 3-2 winners. In an end to end opening period, it was a high-sticks penalty on Glenn Billing that broke the deadlock when Sam Jones fired home on the…


Phantoms 2 Late Show Tames Lively Buffalo !

A short-benched Phantoms 2 left it late to overcome the visiting Basingstoke Buffalo at Bretton tonight, a result that moves the team up to 7th in the NIHL2 South table. With Dan Lane suspended, stand-in Jack Peacock came up big to keep out 15 shots in the first period and…


Phantoms Battle to Secure Tough Win !

Pre Game Aching limbs plus tired minds take on hard skating Thunder with a netminder who is allergic to leaking goals. The ultimate banana skin fixture as Phantoms look to secure a weekend haul of one trophy and three league points ! Period One Goals: 17:53 1-0 Padalek Phantoms moved…


Late Collapse Costs Phantoms a Point in Basingstoke !

In a tough follow up to Friday’s Autumn Cup win in Bretton, Phantoms took a point out of Basingstoke on Saturday evening but will be frustrated at a late collapse that cost them the extra point. Phantoms got off to an absolute flyer against a team who were Phantoms closest…


Phantoms 2 Downed in Battle of Bretton !

Phantoms [NIHL2) went down 2-7 to champions elect Chelmsford Chieftains at Bretton on Saturday evening but the scoreline is unlikely to raise as many eyebrows as the 188 minutes in penalties that were handed out ….. that’s more than three hours of penalties in a one hour game ! When…


Determined Phantoms Claim Autumn Cup Glory !

Sheer dogged determination eventually saw off the visiting Steeldogs to secure the Autumn Cup in front of a big crowd at Bretton on Friday evening. Phantoms started the game full of confidence and the speed at which they were moving the puck and feeding off one another had the Dogs…


Top Billing Steals the Show in Late Drama !

After imploding at home to Romford last night, the Wildcats of Swindon arrived at Bretton like a pride of wounded and very angry lions but they’ll be hurting a whole lot more on the bus home after Phantoms snatched victory with a dramatic overtime winner ! To say that Cats…


Pollard the Overtime Hero in Phantoms 2 Victory !

If the Phantoms first team’s win was dramatic then the Phantoms NIHL2 side were not far behind in securing an overtime double over Swindon for Club Phantoms ! In a very even game, it was the Wildcats who opened the scoring on 12:16 through Jack Goodchild and just over two…


Phantoms Go Top of the League after Victory in MK !

Phantoms will go into their top of the table showdown with Swindon Wildcats on Sunday evening looking down on their opponents after a victory in Milton Keynes was secured while Swindon were choking in their home tie with Romford Raiders. Beating MK Thunder in their own barn starts with beating…