Scott Mitchell crashes out of the BDO championship
By James Dielhenn
Last Updated: 11/01/18 10:29am
Former champion Scott Mitchell was eliminated from the BDO championship on Wednesday night by Andy Baetens.
Fourth seed Mitchell, who won the tournament in 2015, lost 4-2 after missing five opportunities to save the match and force another set in the second-round contest.
No 2 seed Mark McGeeney hit checkouts of 160, 120 and 127 in a 4-1 win over last year's runner-up Danny Noppert.
Glen Durrant, the BDO No 1, remained on course with a 4-1 victory over Darryl Fitton, while Scott Waites won 4-2 against Dean Reynolds.
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