UK Open Qualifying 2 results, Last 16: Red hot Van Gerwen eases through & Wright ends Hughes' charge

Michael van Gerwen and Peter Wright are among the players through to the Quarter-Finals at UK Open Qualifier 2 in Wigan. Van Gerwen who is aiming to do a double header of tournament wins this weekend beat Ricky Evans who didn't stand a chance against the red hot MVG.

Wright ended Jamie Hughes' charge with a 6-3 win as the former BDO star just missed out on his first PDC Quarter-Final. Also Ian White came through a close game with Daryl Gurney hitting a 9-darter in the deciding leg.
Also through is Richard North who will take on 'Mighty Mike' in the Quarter-Finals and there were also wins for Krzysztof Ratajski, Mervyn King, Darren Webster and Justin Pipe.
This shows the strength of the seeds with a lot of the big names still in the running in Wigan.
Click here for the 2018 UK Open Qualifiers Calendar and how the UK Open Qualifiers exactly work.
Last 16
Justin Pipe - | - Matthew Edgar
Alan Norris 5 | 6 Darren Webster
Ian White 6 | 5 Daryl Gurney
Krzysztof Ratajski 6 | 4 Antonio Alcinas
Michael van Gerwen 6 | 2 Ricky Evans
Richard North 6 | 2 Jelle Klaasen
Peter Wright 6 | 3 Jamie Hughes
Mervyn King 6 | 3 James Wade

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