Darter Noppert puts himself clever for Lakeside final
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Darts player Danny Noppert has Saturday, cleverly placed for the final of the Lakeside, the world CHAMPIONSHIPS of bond BDO. The 26-year-old Dutchman earlier, in the semi-final showdown with Darryl Fitton: 6-3.
Noppert, who for the first time in the tournament at Frimley Green, had Friday in the quarter-finals already settled with defending champion Scott Waites (5-3) and defeated previously compatriot Richard Veenstra (4-0).
In the final crosses Noppert Sunday, the swords with the winner of the match between the Englishman Glen Durrant, who joined BDO, the world ranking, and compatriot Jamie Hughes.
Christian Kist was in 2012, the last Dutchman that the Lakeside won. In the past, won also Raymond van Barneveld (1998, 1999, 2003 and 2006) and Jelle Klaasen (2007), the prestigious tournament.
Grand Slam of Darts
In november, Noppert already impressed in the Grand Slam of Darts, the tournament in which players from both the BDO as a counterpart PDC participated.
After a few great victories, he was ultimately turned off by Gary Anderson, world champion in the PDC. In a gelijkopgaande party was then 10-9 for the Shot.
Recently picked up Michael van Gerwen in the world championship in the PDC. He closed his impressive year with a sovereign victory at Anderson in the final.