Match Report: Peter Wright reaches third straight UK Open final

Peter Wright reached his third straight UK Open final with a 11-5 victory over Daryl Gurney.  Wright, who dominated throughout, settled quicker, an 11-darter sparking a run of three straight legs that saw him race into a 4-1 lead. Gurney got the match back to 5-3 but Wright hit the afterburners once more and rolled off three straight legs to move 8-3 in front. Superchin … Continue reading Match Report: Peter Wright reaches third straight UK Open final

Match Report: Price beats Norris to reach UK Open Final

Gerywn Price could become the first Welshman to win a major PDC title, after beating Alan Norris 11-9 to reach the UK Open final. It was Norris who had the better of the early stages and he took advantage of some poor finishing from Price to lead 3-2 at the first interval. The Welshman came back into it, as the lead repeatedly changed hands. The game … Continue reading Match Report: Price beats Norris to reach UK Open Final

Match Report: Wright beats Barney in high quality UK Open quarter-final

Peter Wright won one of the greatest matches in the 15 year history of the UK Open, as he beat Raymond van Barneveld 10-8 in a high quality quarter-final.  In a match where 15 dart legs looked poor, there was little to choose between the duo, with Snakebite moving into a 6-4 lead before Barney leveled the encounter at 6-6. It rained high scores, with … Continue reading Match Report: Wright beats Barney in high quality UK Open quarter-final