Chisnall reaches last four of UK Open qualifier

Dave Chisnall was in action at the three Coral UK Open Qualifiers in Wigan at the weekend.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 6th February 2017, 11:11 am
Updated Monday, 6th February 2017, 12:11 pm
Dave Chisnall.
Dave Chisnall.

The Morecambe ace’s best run came on Saturday where he reached the semi-finals, losing 6-2 to eventual winner Simon Whitlock.

The Australian went on to defeat Gary Anderson 6-4 in the final.

Chisnall’s run to the semi-finals included deciding-leg victories against James Wade and Steve Beaton.

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Dave Chisnall. Picture: Christopher Dean/Scantech Media Ltd

He had reached the fourth round on Friday, going down 6-5 to fellow Premier League star Jelle Klaasen, and went on to make round five of the final event of the triple header on Sunday, losing 6-2 to Michael van Gerwen.

Events four, five and six of the series take place in Wigan this weekend.

Chisnall first faces Adrian Lewis in week two of the Betway Premier League at the Motorpoint Arena in Nottingham on Thursday night.

Dave Chisnall. Picture: Christopher Dean/Scantech Media Ltd