Lisa Ashton has defended her LDO Swedish Classic title defeating Aileen de Graaf in the final with a 5-1 win in the first event of the weekend.
De Graaf is in very good form coming into this; but was beaten with ease by ‘The Lancashire Rose’. She averaged 76.83 to claim her first ranking title; since the Scottish Open in February.
Wins over Maria O’Brien, Kirsty Hutchinson and finally De Graaf capped off a great day for Ashton who will be back today to try and win the Swedish Open part of the weekend.
Click here to view the entries for the second event of the weekend on the BDO’s annual trip to Malmö.
Lisa Ashton 4-1 Maria O’Brien
Kirsty Hutchinson 4-1 Lorraine Winstanley
Fallon Sherrock 4-2 Susianne Hagvall
Aileen de Graaf 4-0 Priscilla Steenbergen
Lisa Ashton 5-2 Kirsty Hutchinson
Aileen de Graaf 5-2 Fallon Sherrock
Lisa Ashton 5-1 Aileen de Graaf
Tags: BDO Swedish Classic 2019
Today sees the CAT A Men’s and Ladies Swedish 🇸🇪 Open take place!
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Author: Samuel Gill