Archive for the 'Players Championship' Category
Photo courtesy Thomas Schroeer, PDC Europe
VINCENT VAN DER VOORT edged out Phil Taylor to win Sunday’s Austrian Open Players Championship final.
The Dutchman won his second tournament of the year with the £6,000 triumph, which takes him to the brink of a place in the world’s top 16 as his fine form continued at the Arena Nova in Wiener Neustadt.
MARK WALSH gained revenge for Saturday’s defeat to Phil Taylor with a 6-4 victory in Sunday’s Players Championship final in Derby – while Wayne Mardle narrowly missed out on snatching an automatic place in the Ladbrokes.com World Darts Championship by reaching the semi-finals.
Walsh had been defeated 6-3 in Saturday’s final by Taylor, but took home the £6,000 winner’s cheque a day later with a fine display at the Moorways Leisure Centre. Read more