Gary Anderson smashed a 112 average in a demolition of Ian White 5-1 and Jonny Clayton shocked Michael van Gerwen in a last leg decider.
Anderson set a benchmark with the fourth best Grand Slam average in history. Also ‘The Flying Scotsman’ hit seven 180’s and 71% on the doubles along the way to a brilliant victory.
Michael van Gerwen averaged 108 but still lost in a last leg decider to a brilliant Jonny Clayton. The Welshman averaged 103.60 and 63% on the doubles along the way.
Despite four match-darts for ‘MvG’, Clayton managed to get the win over the finish line as he hit double 20 in the last leg.
Evening session schedule
Steve Hine (89.86) 2-5 (97.09) Michael Unterbuchner (D)
Joe Murnan (89.57) 4-5 (88.53) Gary Robson (A)
Mark Webster (91.23) 3-5 (88.91) Wesley Harms (C)
Raymond van Barneveld (88.72) 5-4 (84.76) Adam Smith-Neale (B)
James Wade (104.71) 5-3 (102.06) Keegan Brown (C)
Michael Smith (97.26) 5-4 (99.4) Krzysztof Ratajski (B)
Michael van Gerwen (107.92) 4-5 (103.6) Jonny Clayton (A)
Gary Anderson (112.54) 5-1 (86.63) Ian White (D)
Tags: Gary Anderson | Grand Slam of Darts 2018 | Jonny Clayton
FOURTH BEST GRAND SLAM AVERAGE | The Flying Scotsman averages a stunning 112.54, to defeat Ian White 5-1.
— PDC Darts (@OfficialPDC) November 11, 2018
Author: Samuel Gill