Tuesday August 11, 2020

VIDEO: How Raymond van Barneveld won the crowd

He has always been an outsider but his valour has made him a huge hit with fans

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

8th January, 2016
Crowd-pleaser Barneveld Pic: Getty

It's Saturday night at the Alexandra Palace and Raymond van Barneveld looks like he is going to do it again. Having made a string of great escapes in the preceding rounds, the Dutchman has the Ally Pally crowd roaring. From 5-0 down in sets, he has come back to 5-3 and Adrian Lewis looks frustrated. The 48 year-old's Houdini act has inspired those at the London venue and watching across the globe. Social media is...

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