Back to back Pro Tour wins for Egilsson
Hallgrímur Egilsson sits on top of the Icelandic Pro Tour leader board after 3 events defeating Matthías Örn in the final 4-2.
13 players played in the Tuesday event held in Pílukastfélag Reykjavíkur´s dart club. Top half of the bracket was fiercely competitive with the likes of Halli Egils, Þorgeir Guðmundsson, Vitor Charrua and Pétur Rúðrik and Halli had to play two of his national team members on his way to the final.
Halli Egils received a bye to the last 8 where he faced Þorgeir Guðmundsson. The pair faced off in the last 16 in last week´s event with Halli Egils winning 3-1 and averaging 73,5. This time he whitewashed the multiple Icelandic champion 3-0 with a 75,2 average.
In the semi-final he continued his good form in defeating Pétur Rúðrik Guðmundsson 3-2. Halli had to survive match darts from Pétur but won the deciding leg in 19 darts.
Matthías Örn started strongly in the last 16 defeating Guðmundur Valur 3-1 with an average of 77,9, hitting a 180 and winning the match with a 15 darter.
In the quarter finals he defeated Guðmundur Friðbjörnsson 3-1 with Guðmundur taking the first leg with a 119 checkout. Matthías won the remaining legs and won the match with a 89 checkout on the bull.
In the semi final Matthías whitewashed Ólafur Guðmundsson 3-0 with an average of 70,5
Halli Egils took the opening leg in the final with a 19 darter and a break of throw. Matthías broke back to level at 1-1 in 21 darts with a 70 checkout on D16. Halli made it 3-1 in 20 and 18 darts checking out 132 on the bull in the 4th leg. Matthías showed some fighting spirit winning the next leg in 16 darts to make it 3-2 but missed 2 darts at D12 to force a decider. Halli took out 68 on D4 to win 4-2 and back to back Pro Tour titles.
Here is the leader board after 3 events. The winner after 9 events will qualify for the Live Darts Iceland Premier League beginning in early November.
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