Rob Cross’s run to the UK Open final in pictures

Darts star Rob Cross enjoyed a splendid run to the final of the televised Ladbrokes UK Open at the weekend.

Wednesday, 6th March 2019, 9:28 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th March 2019, 9:30 am
Rob Cross holds Darren Webster aloft LADBROKES UK OPEN 2019 BUTLINS RESORT MINEHEAD PIC LAWRENCE LUSTIG ROUND 4 Rob CROSS V DARREN WEBSTER ROB CROSS holds Webster aloft after their fourth round match on Friday night

The former world champion from St Leonards won five matches at the Butlin’s Minehead Resort before losing to Nathan Aspinall. Pictures courtesy Lawrence Lustig/PDC

Rob Cross at the oche during his 10-4 victory against Darren Webster
Rob Cross shares a friendly embrace with Mervyn King at the end of their fifth round match on Saturday afternoon
Rob Cross at the oche during his 10-5 win against Mervyn King
Rob Cross celebrates during his sixth round victory over Cristo Reyes on Saturday night
Rob Cross at the oche against Josh Payne in the quarter-finals on Sunday afternoon
Rob Cross offers a consoling word to quarter-final victim Josh Payne
Rob Cross throwing during his semi-final win against Michael Smith
Rob Cross celebrates during his semi-final victory over Michael Smith
Rob Cross at the oche during the final against Nathan Aspinall
Rob Cross celebrates during the final against Nathan Aspinall
Nathan Aspinall clutches the trophy with runner-up Rob Cross in the background
Runner-up Rob Cross (right) with winner Nathan Aspinall
Runner-up Rob Cross (second-right) and winner Nathan Aspinall (second-left)
Rob Cross receives the runner-up trophy
Rob Cross clutches the runner-up trophy