Premier League Darts: Gerwyn Price defeats Michael van Gerwen and Nathan Aspinall to win in Cardiff

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Gerwyn Worth loved a dream homecoming in Cardiff on Thursday. Check out the perfect of the motion…

Gerwyn Worth loved a dream homecoming in Cardiff on Thursday. Check out the perfect of the motion…

Gerwyn Worth made it an evening to recollect on his homecoming in Cardiff because the Welshman defeated Nathan Aspinall to win on Night time Two of the Premier League.

Worth, roared on by a sell-out crowd on the Cardiff Worldwide Area, celebrated wins over Chris Dobey, Michael van Gerwen and Aspinall to cap off a fairy-tale return on dwelling soil.

The 2021 world champion – sporting his nationwide colors – avenged his Night time One defeat to ‘The Asp’ to assert the utmost 5 league factors and scoop the £10,000 bonus prize within the Welsh capital.

Premier League – Night time 2 in Cardiff Outcomes

Quarter-finals Michael Smith 6-3 Jonny Clayton
Nathan Aspinall 6-3 Peter Wright
Gerwyn Worth 6-5 Chris Dobey
Michael van Gerwen 6-4 Dimitri Van den Bergh
Semi-finals Michael Smith 4-6 Nathan Aspinall
Gerwyn Worth 6-5 Michael van Gerwen
Closing Nathan Aspinall 3-6 Gerwyn Worth
Price was soaking up the love from the Cardiff crowd after winning an epic night of darts

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Worth was absorbing the love from the Cardiff crowd after profitable an epic evening of darts

Worth was absorbing the love from the Cardiff crowd after profitable an epic evening of darts

“Truthfully I beloved each minute of it. It is not fairly often I get this. I am soaking all of it up,” mentioned an emotional Worth, who’s stage on 5 factors alongside Dobey, Van Gerwen and Aspinall.

“I am misplaced for phrases. I do not get this reception fairly often, so I admire each little bit of help. It was incredible.

“How did I win in opposition to Michael (van Gerwen)? Michael outplayed me, however I’ve misplaced video games like that earlier than.

“The gang bought me over the road tonight. I am not in the perfect of kind. I used to be taking part in properly earlier than I used to be in poor health on the Masters after which I began feeling sorry for myself.

“I am nonetheless not 100 per cent, however I felt higher tonight, and hopefully over the subsequent couple of weeks I’ll get my kind again.”

The Welshman won a dramatic last-leg decider in his semi-final against Van Gerwen

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The Welshman received a dramatic last-leg decider in his semi-final in opposition to Van Gerwen

The Welshman received a dramatic last-leg decider in his semi-final in opposition to Van Gerwen

Earlier within the evening, Worth opened his Premier League account with a battling last-leg win over Night time One winner Dobey, in a contest bookended by 12-darters from the house favorite.

The Welshman then got here by means of a scintillating semi-final tussle in opposition to Van Gerwen, surviving two match darts in a dramatic last-leg decider to progress with a 13-dart break.

Price beats Chris Dobey in a thrilling last-leg shootout in the quarter-finals

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Worth beats Chris Dobey in an exhilarating last-leg shootout within the quarter-finals

Worth beats Chris Dobey in an exhilarating last-leg shootout within the quarter-finals

Van Gerwen averaged 110.75 in defeat – virtually 14 factors greater than Worth – however the three-time Grand Slam champion held his nerve in an exhilarating finale.

Aspinall, in the meantime, kicked off his Cardiff marketing campaign with a 6-3 success in opposition to Peter Wright, firing in seven 180s and sealing the cope with a chic 10-darter, regardless of struggling a bounce-out halfway by means of the leg.

The Stockport star then defeated Michael Smith in an exhilarating final 4 tussle, defying 121, 137 and 148 finishes from the world champion by wrapping up victory with a shocking 136 checkout of his personal.

Michael Smith nailed this magnificent 137 finish during his semi-final defeat to Aspinall

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Michael Smith nailed this magnificent 137 end throughout his semi-final defeat to Aspinall

Michael Smith nailed this magnificent 137 end throughout his semi-final defeat to Aspinall

In Thursday’s different quarter-finals, Smith posted a ton-plus common to disclaim Jonny Clayton a dream homecoming, whereas Van Gerwen toppled Dimitri Van den Bergh in a repeat of their opening evening semi-final to make it eight consecutive wins over the Belgian.

Excited fans welcomed Price into a 'cauldron of noise' before his opening match against Dobey

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Excited followers welcomed Worth right into a ‘cauldron of noise’ earlier than his opening match in opposition to Dobey

Excited followers welcomed Worth right into a ‘cauldron of noise’ earlier than his opening match in opposition to Dobey

The place are we heading subsequent?

Night time 3 in Glasgow: Thursday, February 16

Quarter-Finals Nathan Aspinall vs Michael van Gerwen
Peter Wright vs Dimitri Van den Bergh
Gerwyn Worth vs Michael Smith
Jonny Clayton vs Chris Dobey

The Premier League roadshow heads to Glasgow’s OVO Hydro on Thursday, February 16 for Night time Three of the league part.

Wright headlines the motion as he bids to ignite his marketing campaign in opposition to Van den Bergh.

Elsewhere, Worth takes on world champion Smith, Aspinall and six-time winner Van Gerwen collide in a repeat of October’s World Grand Prix ultimate, whereas Clayton and Dobey additionally lock horns.

2023 Premier League Schedule

Night time 3 OVO Hydro, Glasgow February 16
Night time 4 3Arena, Dublin February 23
Night time 5 Westpoint Exeter March 2
Night time 6 The Brighton Centre March 9
Night time 7 Motorpoint Area, Nottingham March 16
Night time 8 Utilita Area, Newcastle March 23
Night time 9 Mercedes-Benz Area, Berlin March 30
Night time 10 Utilita Area, Birmingham April 6
Night time 11 M&S Financial institution Area, Liverpool April 13
Night time 12 Rotterdam Ahoy April 20
Night time 13 First Direct Area, Leeds April 27
Night time 14 AO Area, Manchester Might 4
Night time 15 Utilita Area, Sheffield Might 11
Night time 16 P&J Stay, Aberdeen Might 18
Play-Offs The O2, London Might 25

We’re again for extra Premier League Darts motion from the OVO Hydro, Glasgow on Thursday, February 16 – dwell on Sky Sports activities Combine from 7pm.

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