Richardson fights back to claim draw

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Marco Laybourn stormed into a 4-1 lead over Steve Richardson, only for Richardson to take the final three legs to clinch the draw.

Laybourn’s best legs came in 15 and 19 darts, plus a great finish of 157. Richardson’s best legs were in 16, 19 (twice), plus a 180.

Baz Walker beat Alan Garden 5-1 with Walker winning his legs in 18, 19 and 20 darts.

Denny Cullen and Tony Bryant shared the first six legs of their match, but Cullen took the last two to win 5-3.

Cullen enjoyed winning legs of 18 and 21 darts, including a 180.

Darren Johnston saw off John Doran 5-2 with Johnston’s best leg coming in 21 darts.

Ronnie Ganly defeated Andy Clark 5-2, while Jack Revely beat Jamie Scott 5-2.