Luke Littler demolishes Raymond van Barneveld on the World Darts Championship – newest response | EUROtoday

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Luke Littler, the 16-year-old darts prodigy, is simply three matches away from one among sport’s biggest triumphs after blitzing the legendary Raymond van Barneveld to achieve the quarter-finals of the World Championships.

In a shocking exhibition of throwing that cemented his standing as a shock contender to develop into the event’s youngest champion, the debutant threatened to inflict a whitewash on one among his idols earlier than romping to a 4-1 triumph.

“I went 2-0 up, went 3-0 up and I was just saying to my family three legs away, one set away and I am over the line. I’ve done it. Unbelievable.”

Littler now faces Brendan Dolan, who beat two-time winner Gary Anderson 4-3 within the earlier match, having already dumped out former champion Gerwyn Price.

With defending champion Michael Smith additionally dethroned, the draw has opened up for {the teenager} who has taken the world of sport by storm.

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