Final Score - Basingstoke Bison 5 Peterborough Phantoms 4
Three goals in the first four minutes by Peterborough from Eric Piatak, Darius Pliskauskas and Marcel Petran. The Herd replied from Tomas Karpov and Ciaran Long to reduce the lead to one goal by the first buzzer.
Two goals in the opening 51 seconds from Karpov and Joe Rand makes it 4-3, before Marc Levers level things again by the end of the second period.
Karpov's hat-trick strike wins the game as Dean Skinns saves a penalty shot in the final minute from Pliskauskas.