This was closely contested throughout with scores level @ half time. 
Ellie Gabriel had a strong game at Gd which gained her joint player of the match with Nadine Baird.
 Ffion Williams & Nadine Baird playing up from Storm, in their first game together, found their rhythm during the 2nd half & edged into a 7 goal lead with 15 mins to go. 
Strong court play moved the ball at speed & Lightning edged ahead  again during the final q to take the game 49-40.