Big guns advance on

JERSEY’S Steve Eusebini and Jono Nolan both reached the last 16 of the £6,200 Darts Corner Jersey men’s Open at the Merton Hotel last night.

Bright lights: England Classic Champion Glen Durrant in action at the Target Jersey Festival of Darts at the Merton Hotel last night
Bright lights: England Classic Champion Glen Durrant in action at the Target Jersey Festival of Darts at the Merton Hotel last night

JERSEY’S Steve Eusebini and Jono Nolan both reached the last 16 of the £6,200 Darts Corner Jersey men’s Open at the Merton Hotel last night.

Island player Eusebini defeated three visiting players before succumbing 4-2 against England’s Scott Mitchell, the currently ranked eleven in the British Darts Organisation Rankings, 4-2.

One round earlier Mitchell took out Jersey’s Eddie Le Bailly junior 4-0 after the youngster had himself recorded two wins against visiting players.

Nolan, who after receiving a first-round bye, defeated Jersey’s Jon Watkins (4-2) and Glen Le Moignan (4-0) before going down 4-2 against Sam Head, the latter the champion at the British Teenage Open in July this year.