Rollercoaster weekend for Darius Labanauskas

Darius Labanauskas reached the final at yesterday’s Players Championship, but lost in first round today.

Players Championship 15 and Players Championship 16 were being held this weekend. Especially Players Championship 15 was good, if you look at it with PDCNB-glasses.

Darius Labanauskas reached the final, in which he unfortunately lost 8-1 against Glen Durrant. Before the final, the Lithuanian beat Gabriel Clemens, Bradley Brooks, Cristo Reyes, Steve Beaton, Ryan Meikle and Ron Meulenkamp.

Throughout the entire tournament, Darius Labanauskas played with an average of 91,15.

Marko Kantele reached the second round, as he won 6-4 against Jonathan Worsley. In the second round he met Max Hopp and lost 6-4.

Madars Razma lost already in the first round, as he lost 6-4 against Ian White who averaged 101,3.

Today it was a bit different for Darius Labanauskas, as he lost already in the first round against Ross Smith by 6-3.

Marko Kantele also lost 6-3 in the first round, as he met Ricky Evans.

Madars Ramza though reached the second round. In the first round he won 6-3 against Joe Cullen. Unfortunately his average fell to much in the second round as he lost 6-2 against Harry Ward.

Harry Ward did not stop winning after that and therefore he won Players Championship 16.

The results of the weekend sees Darius Labanauskas as number 25 on the Players Championship Order of Merit. The top 64 qualify for the Players Championship Finals in November.

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