While the latter's older brother has had to withdraw from the tournament due to family problems relating to his daughter's surgery, Rusty-Jake took care of his business seeing off Jeff Smith in a 6-2 win.
He averaged 91 steamrolling the Canadian ace with four 180's and a high checkout of 92 despite missing 13 darts at double throughout the contest.
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While Rock coming into this weekend has been in sensational form. Not at his rampant best, he still did what he needed to by defeating Darius Labanauskas 6-4. This was aided by four 180's and a 121 checkout with a 93 average in the end.
Finally after 12 missed match darts, Sedlacek continued his love affair this year with the European Tour by edging past Thibault Tricole in a 6-4 victory.
A return to the European Tour stage for 'The French Touch', a WDF World Finalist this season but is Evil Charlie who got over the line and is into Saturday's action.