Wright secures second spot in Premier League after beating Smith
Peter Wright closed his league phase of the Premier League Darts in Milton Keynes with an 8-5 win over Michael Smith.
With this win, Wright takes the second place from Gary Anderson and will avoid Glen Durrant in the semi-finals of the play-offs. Smith finishes seventh in the 2020 Premier League Darts .
Wright was heading for a big win, but saw Smith suddenly get going after trailing 7-2. With three legs won, Bullyboy nibbled some of his deficit. Then Wright finished the match with a 13-darter in leg 13.
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Schedule Premier League Darts
Saturday September 5 Milton Keynes – Marshall Arena
Gerwyn Price (107.70) 8-3 (83.39) Gary Anderson
Michael van Gerwen (91.74) 2-8 (91.04) Daryl Gurney
Peter Wright (96.62) 8-5 (94.33) Michael Smith
Nathan Aspinall v Glen Durrant