Fermanagh man Brendan Dolan stormed into the third game in the PDC World Championship by simply beating fourteenth seed Joe Cullen 3-0 at Alexandra Palace.
Dolan, 45, received 9 hip and legs to Cullen’s 1, with all the highlight of his triumph being an optimum 170 checkout.
The world amount 36 may play the champion of Thursday night’s meet between Mervyn King and Jan Dekker within the last thirty-two stage upon Sunday day.
2011 Globe Grand Tariffs runner-up Dolan hasn’t managed to get beyond the final 32.
This individual has suffered 6 defeats in that level of the function but offers yet to reduce an occurrence this year’s tournament, having defeated Chinese language qualifier Yuanjun Liu 3-0 in the 1st roundabout Sunday.
Dolan’s 170 sees, the to begin this year’s tournament, arrived the 6th leg with the match, his finish supporting the North Irishman have a 2-0 business lead.
Bradford thrower Cullen, twenty-nine, a European Tournament semi-finalist, experienced reached the next round intended for simply the other time.
Throughout the night program, Limerickman Willie O’Connor annoyed globe number 26 Wayne Wilson 3-2 to likewise advance into the third round of golf.
O’Connor, 32, recovered coming from 3-1 at the rear of to progress to a meet against Mensur Suljović of Serbia or perhaps England’s Thomas Searle in the 3rd over.
Dolan’s compatriot Daryl Gurney seeded five, secured his place in circular 3 by beating England’s Ross Jones 3-0 in Tuesday night time.
The Londonderry man will certainly face Jamie Lewis on Saturday afternoon.
Gurney comes to the quarter-finals 2 yrs back before dropping to Jordan van Gerwen, his greatest overall performance currently in Alexandra Palace.
Upon Saturday, Tyrone’s Mickey Mansell bowed away 3-1 to Canada’s Rick Lengthy and championship debutant Kevin Burness transpired by the same scoreline to Gary Anderson upon Fri following viewing away Paul Nicholson 3-0 in the opening tie up.