Keane Barry has claimed a third straight group win in the MODUS Icons of Darts League continuing his excellent start to proceedings in the competition.
Barry who since joining the competition last Thursday with a second place has since won both leagues on Friday and Saturday claimed the first day of Phase Four with eight points.
The 18-year-old saw off Martin Adams in an exceptional display where he hit a timely 180-139 checkout in the decider to win 5-4. His first and only defeat of the day came following that as Dave Parletti came from 3-1 down to win 5-3.
A return to form followed then for the rest of the day as he saw off Jose Justicia (5-1) with a 97.5 average and 71 percent on the doubles. Then he defeated Boris Koltsov (5-2) but a straight shootout was to follow against Jarred Cole.
It was one he won 5-4 with a 142 checkout in the deciding leg as the JDC and BDO World Youth Champion cemented an excellent run.
There will be 15 games a day which will be best of 9 legs with two Pools set to be involved as usual. It begins everyday as a result at 10:30 am running till 5:00 pm and sees live action continue.
MODUS Icons of Darts League schedule
Monday 29 June
Day One (10:30 AM – 5:00 PM)
Jose Justicia (71.69) 4-5 (76.53) Dave Parletti
Martin Adams (93.79) 5-1 (87.35) Jose Justicia
Dave Parletti (92.3) 0-5 (98.88) Martin Adams
Boris Koltsov (95.4) 5-3 (81.63) Jose Justicia
Jarred Cole (93.68) 5-3 (84.66) Dave Parletti
Keane Barry (87.67) 5-4 (92.74) Martin Adams
Jose Justicia (76.92) 3-5 (78.55) Jarred Cole
Dave Parletti (82.67) 5-3 (80.64) Keane Barry
Martin Adams (98.6) 5-2 (99.75) Boris Koltsov
Keane Barry (97.53) 5-1 (85.62) Jose Justicia
Boris Koltsov (85.83) 5-2 (81.88) Dave Parletti
Jarred Cole (102.39) 5-2 (90.96) Martin Adams
Boris Koltsov (95.81) 2-5 (95.79) Keane Barry
Jarred Cole (89.3) 3-5 (88.19) Boris Koltsov
Keane Barry (97.38) 5-4 (92.51) Jarred Cole
Author: Samuel Gill