|Posted by Julie Lambie on September 22, 2015 at 10:05 AM|
World champion Lisa Ashton was crowned the LDO Ladies Classic champion in Gainsborough on Saturday as she defeated Anastasia Dobromyslova in a tight final.
Ashton set up her final clash with the three-time world champion by defeating the nine-time world champion Trina Gulliver in the semi-finals of the fourth LDO Ladies Classic.
Ashton averaged 77.13 in her 4-1 win over ‘The Golden Girl’ in the semi-final before going on to hold her nerve in a tense final against Dobromyslova.
The pair played out a thrilling final, with a £1,000 prize on offer to the winner in Gainsborough, and Ashton clinched the title in style with a 12-dart leg to claim a 5-4 win over Dobromyslova.
Ashton was also in pairs action alongside Claire Brookin and reached the final with a 4-1 defeat of Juliet Findley and Chris Savvery in the semi-finals.
However, there was to be no double for Ashton as her and Brookin lost out to the team of Gulliver and Zoe Jones 4-2.
LDO Ladies Classic
Saturday 29 August
Lisa Ashton 4-1 Trina Gulliver
Anastasia Dobromyslova 4-1 Paula Jacklin
Lisa Ashton 5-4 Anastasia Dobromyslova
Lisa Ashton/Claire Brookin 4-1 Juliet Findley/Chris Savvery
Trina Gulliver/Zoe Jones 4-2 Lyn Marsden/Anastasia Dobromyslova
Trina Gulliver/Zoe Jones 4-2 Lisa Ashton/Claire Brookin
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