Winmau’s Vincent D’hondt lifted his second consecutive Vegro The Hague Disability Darts Invitational title, defeating fellow Belgian Serge van Belle 5-2 in the wheelchair final.
Vincent said after the match: “This time it was a lot more difficult. I felt the pressure of having to win. This is the nicest tournament there is and I wanted to defend my title at all costs. I am happy and proud that I succeeded. ”
For the first time the tournament was played over two categories, wheelchair and standing. In the standing classification Michelovic van Velzen took the title with a win over another Belgian finalist, Bernard Martens.
van Velzen came out the 5-3 winner in a tight final after a 4-0 win over Superfan Jackie Goethals in the semi-final.
You can watch the full replay of the tournament here.
Full results available from the NDB here.
Standing Classifcation Results
Matt Doe (Eng, 1) - Bernard Martens (Bel) 2-4
Jackie Goethals (Bel, 2) - Michelovic van Velzen (Ned) 0-4
Michelovic van Velzen (Ned) - Bernard Martens (Bel) 5-3
Wheelchair Classification Results
Vincent D'hondt (Bel, 1) - Kevin Stringer (Eng) 4-0
Serge van Belle (Bel, 2) - Arie van der Rassel (Ned, 3) 4-2
Vincent D'hondt (Bel, 1) - Serge van Belle (Bel, 2) 5-2
Photo credit: Bas van den Berk