The third round at Players Championship 16 is complete with Robert Thornton in particular putting in a sublime performance to edge out Michael van Gerwen.
Thornton averaged 101 in a shock win over ‘Mighty Mike’ who has a barren weekend on his return to the ProTour.
Peter Wright though ended up heading out of proceedings losing 6-5 despite averaging around 102 in defeat.
It was Scott Taylor who perhaps had the performance of the round averaging around 108 in smashing Ross Smith in a 6-1 victory.
Jose de Sousa similarly produced the goods averaging 105 in edging out Geert Nentjes which of course was potentially overshadowed by Taylor.
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|101.3||Thornton, Robert||6||–||4||van Gerwen, Michael||96.3|
|94.5||Ratajski, Krzysztof||6||–||2||De Zwaan, Jeffrey||96.4|
|95.9||Clayton, Jonny||6||–||0||Mansell, Mickey||86.8|
|87.8||Dobey, Chris||6||–||5||Huybrechts, Kim||88.5|
|101||Chisnall, Dave||6||–||4||Payne, Josh||98.4|
|97.1||Noppert, Danny||6||–||3||Brooks, Bradley||90.1|
|86.5||Tabern, Alan||6||–||4||van Duijvenbode, Dirk||85|
|94.7||Hopp, Max||6||–||5||Wattimena, Jermaine||91.7|
|91.1||Gray, Adrian||6||–||5||Rafferty, Nathan||90.8|
|99.5||Aspinall, Nathan||6||–||3||Klaasen, Jelle||101.2|
|98.6||Ward, Harry||6||–||5||Richardson, James||95.9|
|99.3||Smith, Michael||6||–||2||Woodhouse, Luke||91.9|
|108||Taylor, Scott||6||–||1||Smith, Ross||94.7|
|89.6||Henderson, John||6||–||5||Lerchbacher, Zoran||90.3|
|98.2||van der Voort, Vincent||6||–||5||Wright, Peter||102.8|
|105.5||De Sousa, Jose||6||–||4||Nentjes, Geert||93.1|
Author: Samuel Gill