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Van Gerwen book against Wright first win in Premier League

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Van Gerwen book against Wright first win in Premier League

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Michael van Gerwen has Thursday night his first victory booked in the Premier League. The world champion defeated Peter Wright in Nottingham with 7-3. Jelle Klaasen went with the same digits down against Gary Anderson.

The 27-year-old Van Gerwen broke Wright directly and that blow seemed to have the Shot not more. The Dutchman sailed by to 6-0. Wright turned, however, and won three legs in a row, but the profit of Van Gerwen was not in danger.

Van Gerwen special and for a moderate week. He suffered in the first round of the Premier League point loss against Anderson (6-6) and went into the qualifiers of the UK Open a couple of times is surprisingly low.

Klaasen (32) lost last week with a 7-4 Wright and came in Nottingham against Anderson deficit. He won the first leg, but the Scot then took the baton and Klaasen it was actually not really more.

Later Thursday, comes to Raymond van Barneveld is still in action in Nottingham. The former world champion takes on the Belgian, Kim Huybrechts.

Earlier on the night was Adrian Lewis is a bit too big for Dave Chisnall (7-2), and played James Wade and Phil Taylor with a 6-6 equal.

Rotterdam

On 16 march out the ten Premier League participants down in Rotterdam for the eighth round.

A week later in Manchester, the bottom two players from the rankings. Eventually the best four players for the semi-finals and the final battle on may 18 in London.

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Summary: Results and program Premier League Darts

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