GARY Anderson is set to take on Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld in the third round of the World Championships at London's Alexandra Palace today (December 27).

The Flying Scotsman, who used to run the Wellington Arms in Rooksbridge, near Burnham, cruised through his first round match against Jani Haavisto 3-1 bu only just edged out John Bowles 4-3 in the second round despite hitting 19 180s.

His match is due to take place at 2pm.