Both players had to be separated at the end as Wright was confronted by a furious Lewis at the end of the tie to which 'Snakebite' jokily replied during his post match interview that they were discussing whose turn it was to send a Christmas card.
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For 'Snakebite' though, it is progression through after he came from 3-0 down to see off 'Jackpot' in a 6-5 decider as the resurgence of Lewis continues albeit he won't play any further part in Minehead.
Gary Anderson despite only averaging 86.3, it was done with ease against Ryan Meikle 6-2 before the all action clash with Wright and Lewis. 'The Flying Scotsman' is now into tonight's third round.
With Daryl Gurney also joining him in a remarkable tie with Michael Smith which saw the latter miss ten match darts before 'Superchin' got the luck and won through 6-5.
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Following that, Brendan Dolan continued his run and is also in the line-up for later after seeing off Ritchie Edhouse comfortably 6-3.