Live League: Burness leads off 'Phase 6'
By Joe Williams 02/11/2021
KEVIN Burness took the early lead on Monday in ending Day 1 of Group A, top, after winning three of his five matches, as Phase 6 of the Online Darts Live League commenced.
Last weekend saw Robert Thornton pick up the Phase 5 crown and the £8,000 first prize, in defeating Connor Scutt in the final of the Champions Week finale, and adding himself to the roll of honour of Phase winners at the Online Darts Live League.
Week 1 commenced of Phase 6 with Kevin Burness topping the table on the opening day of Group A, after winning three of his five matches, in recording victories over Keelan Kay, Reece Colley and Brian Raman, with his two defeats coming against Mike Warburton and Nick Fullwell in his opening two matches of the day.
Elsewhere, three players in Keelan Kay, Brian Raman and Mike Warburton all ended the day on 6 points each and all with a leg difference of +2, but all finished Burness, who ended with a leg difference of +5, as debutant Reece Colley finished 5th on 4 points and Nick Fullwell bottom on 2 points.
Online Darts Live League continues on Tuesday with the six players returning, hoping to boost their chances of securing a place in Saturday’s Finale, with Burness leading the way thus far. Play will begin at 9:30am GMT and will be streamed live on Online Darts TV YouTube channel or via various bookmaker’ websites worldwide.
Online Darts Live League Week 1
Group A Day 1- Monday 1st November
Keelan Kay 4-3 Reece Colley
Mike Warburton 4-2 Kevin Burness
Brian Raman 4-0 Nick Fullwell
Reece Colley 4-2 Mike Warburton
Keelan Kay 4-3 Brian Raman
Nick Fullwell 4-2 Kevin Burness
Brian Raman 4-3 Keelan Kay
Mike Warburton 4-3 Nick Fullwell
Kevin Burness 4-2 Keelan Kay
Brian Raman 4-3 Mike Warburton
Kevin Burness 4-0 Reece Colley
Keelan Kay 4-0 Nick Fullwell
Kevin Burness 4-1 Brian Raman
Mike Warburton 4-2 Keelan Kay
Reece Colley 4-2 Nick Fullwell
Lead Image: PDC (L Lustig)