One80 Luxembourg Open and Luxembourg Masters
Luxembourg’s National Sporting and Cultural Centre, the d’coque, played host to players from across Europe this weekend, at the One80 Luxembourg Open and Luxembourg Masters.
Saturday’s One80 Luxembourg Open saw Deta Hedman take the Women’s final 5-3 over ‘the Phoenix’, Netherland’s Anca Zijlstra, taking her total titles won this season into double digits with 10! Hedman saw off Dutch International, Vanessa Zuidema in the semi-final 4-1, with Ziljstra overcoming fellow country woman, Veerle Trouwborst with another 4-1 victory.
In the Men’s tournament, Belgium’s Roger Janssen took his second BDO title of the season, with an impressive 6-3 victory over England’s Gary Robson, with Janssen registering a 91.47 average closely followed by Robbo’s 89.88. Janssen beat the number one seed, Jim Williams in the semi-final 5-1, whilst Robson fought through a close encounter against Netherland’s Martijn Kleermaker 5-4 to win his semi-final.
Hedman continued her winning form into Sunday’s Luxembourg Master’s, taking her eleventh title since October, with a victory over Dutch seed, Aileen de Graaf. Hedman took the final 5-3, with a 75.15 average over de Graaf’s 67.65 average. Hedman beat World number 21, Julie Thompson (England) 4-2 in the semi-final, whilst de Graaf secured her place in the final over Saturday’s runner-up, Anca Zijlstra, 4-1.
The men’s competitions were dominated this weekend by Belgium, with Sunday’s Master’s title going to Mario Vandenbogaerde; Vandenbogaerde produced his performance of the season to beat England’s Matt Clark 6-3 with an 81.78 average, despite Clark’s superior 90.78 average. Vandenbogaerde narrowly beat Saturday’s champion, Roger Janssen 5-4 in the semi-finals, whilst Clark beat Germany’s Michael Unterbuchner 5-3.
Full results can be found at http://www.fld.lu/open/Results.html
Luxembourg OpenLuxembourg Open Mens Singles Results
Luxembourg Open Ladies Singles Results
Luxembourg MastersLuxembourg Masters Mens Singles Results
Luxembourg Masters Ladies Singles Results