Kyle Anderson smashed through Jerry Hendriks with some brilliant finishing from the Auckland Darts Master and there were shocks with Dennis Nilsson defeating recent Euro Tour finalist Steve Beaton, Richie Corner dumping out Host Nation Qualifier Martin Schindler and also Peter Jacques continuing his brilliant year by beating Vincent van der Voort as the second round has took shape in Riesa.
Peter Jacques continued to add to the list of high profile names he has beaten this year by coming from 2-0 down to defeat Vincent van der Voort 6-4 and will face another Dutchman tomorrow in Benito van de Pas.
Richie Corner returned to the Euro Tour in style with 2 120 checkouts and a beautiful 147 checkout to defeat home favourite Martin Schindler 6-3 to book a place in the Second Round against Joe Cullen in what will be a Yorkshire derby.
In one of the best matches of the day, Dennis Nilsson shocked Steve Beaton defeating him in a match with 5 ton plus checkouts including 3 from Dennis with 160, 120 and then a 106 checkout in the decider from the Swede .’Iron Man’ will take on ‘Superchin’ Daryl Gurney tomorrow in the second round.
Kyle Anderson continued his brilliant form to show he could be a serious contender this weekend, ‘The Original’ smashed through Jerry Hendriks defeating the Dutchman 6-1 missing darts for the whitewash to set up a clash with Simon Whitlock tomorrow in round 2.
Vincent Van Der Voort (85.19) 4 (11) 6 (85.75) Peter Jacques
Martin Schindler (86.74) 3 (11) 6 (89.54) Richie Corner
Dennis Nilsson (86.98) 6 (11) 5 (93.29) Steve Beaton
Jerry Hendriks (91.39) 1 (11) 6 (100.59) Kyle Anderson
— TheRedBit (@TheRedBit180) September 22, 2017
Tags: Dennis Nilsson | European Tour | International Darts Open 2017 | Kyle Anderson | Peter Jacques | Richie Corner
Author: Samuel Gill