UK Darts Issue 9 - December 2013 - Page 17

Pool F Gary Robson topped Pool F, in the process eliminating sixth seed Alan Norris. The Newcastle-based thrower began his campaign with a 5-1 victory over 17-year-old Dutch sensation Jeffrey de Zwaan, and when Norris then defeated the young Dutch protege 5-2 the stage was set for a thrilling final group match between the English duo. P L +/- Pts 2 2 2 2 1 0 0 1 2 +6 +1 -7 4 2 0 P Gary Robson Alan Norris Jeffrey de Zwaan W W L +/- Pts 2 2 2 2 1 0 0 1 2 +6 -1 -5 4 2 0 In the event it was Robson who prevailed, topping the group thanks to a 5-3 victory in a closely fought contest. Pool F Results Gary Robson 5-1 Jeffrey de Zwaan Alan Norris 5-2 Jeffrey de Zwaan Gary Robson 5-3 Alan Norris Pool G Seventh seed Tony O’Shea produced some great darts to see off fellow Stockport-based thrower and close friend Darryl Fitton as well as rising Dutch star Danny Noppert in Pool G. Tony O’Shea Danny Noppert Darryl Fitton It was Noppert who got off to a flying start, coming from 4-2 down to secure a 5-4 victory over Fitton. When O’Shea then defeated his compatriot 5-1 the stage was set for a final match showdown between O’Shea and Noppert. O’Shea claimed a 5-3 victory over Noppert to secure his quarter final berth and set up a mouthwatering encounter wi Ѡ