Lakeside 2018 Lisa Ashton 2 Vs 0 Rhian Griffiths

Defending women’s champion Lisa Ashton overcame early double trouble to defeat Rhian Griffiths 2-0. Ashton found herself 2-0 behind in the first set after blowing chances to win both the opening legs. After that, her finishing was 100 per cent.

The turning point came in the third leg of the opening set. Griffiths threw 180 to leave 20 for the set and pile the pressure on Ashton to take out 82. The pressure seemed to switch on Ashton, she nailed double top with her last dart and didn’t look back. She held her throw in the next leg and now in top gear, snatched the set by taking out 195 in six darts, Ashton polished off the match in the second set with check outs of 80 and 101.