Live League: Thornton sweeps clean
By Joe Williams 26/10/2021
Ryan Furness took a step closer to securing a place in Saturday’s finale on Tuesday, after winning four of his five matches, with Robert Thornton completing a clean sweep, as Champions Week of Phase 5 continued at the Online Darts Live League.
Furness, who entered Tuesdays on 8 points from the opening day, won four of his five matches for the second day in a row, after recording victories over Connor Scutt, Scott Williams, Richie Burnett and Martin Adams, with his only defeat coming against Robert Thornton, who enjoyed a clean sweep with five wins from five, as he sits in 2nd overall on 12 points, four short of Furness at the top of Group A.
Elsewhere, three players in Richie Burnett, Connor Scutt and Scott Williams all ended the day on 4 points each, with Burnett sitting in 3rd overall on 10 points, level with Connor Scutt in 4th and Scott Williams in 5th on 8 points, as Martin Adams sits bottom overall on 4 points, after suffering five defeats from five throughout Tuesday’s play.
Online Darts Live League continues on Wednesday with the six players returning on the final day of Group A, hoping to boost their chances of securing a place in Saturday’s Finale, with Furness leading the way thus far. Players who finish in places 2-6 will be split into two groups in Thursday and Friday’s play with Afternoon and Evening sessions taking place on both days, as well as new players entering the fray. Play will begin at 9:30 GMT on Wednesday and will be streamed live on Online Darts TV YouTube channel or via various bookmaker’ websites worldwide.
Online Darts Live League Champions Week
Group A Day 2- Tuesday 26th October
Robert Thornton 4-3 Ryan Furness
Richie Burnett 4-0 Martin Adams
Connor Scutt 4-2 Scott Williams
Robert Thornton 4-1 Martin Adams
Ryan Furness 4-3 Connor Scutt
Scott Williams 4-2 Richie Burnett
Connor Scutt 4-2 Martin Adams
Robert Thornton 4-2 Richie Burnett
Ryan Furness 4-2 Scott Williams
Robert Thornton 4-3 Connor Scutt
Scott Williams 4-2 Martin Adams
Ryan Furness 4-2 Richie Burnett
Robert Thornton 4-0 Scott Williams
Richie Burnett 4-1 Connor Scutt
Ryan Furness 4-3 Martin Adams
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