Matthías Örn Friðriksson wins third event in Keflavik
Matthías Örn Friðriksson was the winner of Live Darts Iceland´s August Event 2 that was held on August 15th 2018 at Keflavik Darts Club. The 31 year old beat the multiple Icelandic Champion Þorgeir Guðmundsson 4-2 in the final with an average of 75.7.
Matthías played good darts throughout the tournament hitting a 146 checkout in the last 16 against Eyjólfur Agnar in a 3-0 win where he averaged 73.9. In the last 8 he beat Garðar Magnússon 3-1 hitting 3x 140´s and a 71.4 average. The semi final against Karl Helgi Jónsson went to a last leg decider with Karl missing match doubles but Matthías hit D4 to win and secure a place in the final.
Þorgeir took the first leg of the final with a 104 checkout but Matthías took the second leg with a 17 dart leg. Þorgeir took a 2-1 lead with a 16 dart leg but missed a dart at tops in the 4th leg and Matthías took out 74 to level the game again. Matthías took out D20 to move 3-2 up and clinched the win with an 81 checkout in a 18 dart final leg.