Van Barneveld and Taylor enjoy possible last duel
Dartslegendes Raymond van Barneveld and Phil Taylor enjoyed Thursday evening in the third matchday of the Premier League in Leeds of their possible last mutual duel, with 7-4 and was won by ‘The Power’.
“It is incredible to be so often against this man to have played,” said the 49-year-old Of Barneveld about the seven-year-old Taylor, who has announced that he is after this season will stop.
The multiple world champions played Thursday for the 78th against each other. Taylor won for the 57th time, while Van Barneveld, his great rival seventeen times defeated. There are no mutual duels more on the program, all they would this season in various tournaments against each other lots.
“We are going to him will miss very much. But I’m glad he stopped, because maybe I can now rise on the world rankings,” joked Van Barneveld.
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“Phil is the best ever,” said the Hagenaar. “He has darts for years and years put on the map. Used were averages of 110 routine for him.”
Taylor suggested the duel in Leeds al that he matches against Van Barneveld is still the most special find and he repeated those words after his victory. “I think that we have the best rivalry in the darts have had and I will our duels are going to miss.”
Van Gerwen beats Klaasen, Van Barneveld crashed against Taylor
Taylor stands by his victory against Van Barneveld after three speelrondes at the top of the ranking table of the Premier League. He has five points, just as James Wade and Michael van Gerwen.
The Brabant world champion was Thursday with 7-4 too strong for fellow countryman Jelle Klaasen and he showed at the end satisfied about his race.
“I deserved it to win, though we did actually both a lot of our best,” said Van Gerwen. “I threw a couple of good scores at the right moments, and threw a couple of times a double with my last arrow.”
“I’m at the top, so I should not complain. I still don’t have my best game show, there’s still more to come. I feel great and still had an average of 102,7, that’s not bad.”
The Premier League is going next week down in Brighton. Then the duel between the front runners Wade and Van Gerwen on the program.
Summary: Results and program Premier League Darts