Ja­pan’s Suzuki first Asian to win darts world ti­tle

The Phnom Penh Post - - SPORT -

JA­PA­NESE qual­i­fier Mikuru Suzuki be­came the first Asian player to win a world darts cham­pi­onship ti­tle on Satur­day with vic­tory in the women’s BDO fi­nal at the Lake­side Coun­try Club. The 36-year-old tour­na­ment debu­tant com­pleted a stun­ning suc­cess with a com­pre­hen­sive 3-0 win over English world No1 Lor­raine Win­stan­ley. Suzuki dropped only two legs in the fi­nal as she clinched the tro­phy and the £12,000 ($15,422) top prize with­out los­ing a sin­gle set in her four matches. “It was my best darts in this tour­na­ment, and prob­a­bly my best this year too,” ‘The Mir­a­cle’ Suzuki said.

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