Sven Verdonck and Kaisu Rekinen were successful as the BDO traveled to Austria for the 11th Austrian Open Vienna held at the Hilton Garden Inn. Max Hopp, Robert Allenstein and John Michael have all won the Austrian Open Vienna since its establishment in 2009, but this time around it was Sven Verdonck of Zele in […]
The Netherlands claimed the prestigious Six Nations crown on Sunday evening, seeing off Wales 13-5 in the final to retain the title they won last year. The women’s title went to England, who whitewashed Northern Ireland 5-0 in the decider. The Netherlands team of Martijn Kleermaker, Jeffrey Sparidaans, Willem Mandigers, Chris Landman and Wessel Nijman […]
Mercurial darts star Ted Hankey should be back on our screens and plying his trade in the darting world very soon according to Winmau. Darts Manufacturer Winmau released a statement yesterday on their website stating that the former two time BDO World Champion will be making a comeback. Ted Hankey from Stoke in England has […]
For the second consecutive BDO British double-header, young Beau Greaves was the star of the show in Selsey, winning all of the singles titles available to her over the course of the weekend. Photo: England Darts.
Tahuna Irwin and Wendy Harper were triumphant as the 42nd Puma New Zealand Masters took place in Porirua, New Zealand. Irwin lifted his second ranking title of the season after denying Jonathan Silcock 6-2 in a one-sided final. Silcock himself was a runner-up this year’s Canterbury Open and a quarter-finalist at the North Island Masters […]
Home favourite Thomas Junghans almost did the double as the BDO made their annual pilgrimage to Zurich for the Swiss Open and Helvetia Open. Photo: Mastercaller.com
Graham Usher and Anastasia Dobromyslova claimed titles as the BDO-ranked Lincolnshire Open took place at the Blues Club in Gainsborough. Usher, who lost out to Glen Durrant at the 2009 UK Open in Bolton, reigned victorious as he enjoyed wins over Richard Hubbard, Craig Owens, Craig Venman and Dan Warrington on his way to the […]
Matt Campbell proved the star of the weekend in the USA, as the Championship Darts Circuit hit the Windy City of Chicago. The Holiday Inn at North Shore was the venue for events 5 and 6 of the tour, and Campbell proved to be Mr consistency over the two events. The Canadian is making his […]
This year the Oregon Open was a BDO-ranked event for the first time and it was Patrick Kithi and Renee Ripol who came out on top in Lincoln City. Photo: American Darts Organisation.
Darren Herewini and Tina Osborne were the stars of the show as the British Darts Organisation made its second trip of the year to Christchurch, New Zealand for the Canterbury Open. Photo: Mastercaller.com
Gordon Mathers and Wendy Harper picked up the big prizes as the BDO-ranked Sunshine State Classic took place in Brisbane, Australia. Photo: Darts Australia
Toon Greebe and Deta Hedman were amongst the winners this weekend as the BDO made its annual pilgrimage to Police, Poland. Photo: Mastercaller.com
Wesley Harms and Brian Raman came through strong fields to claim the Denmark Open and Denmark Masters titles in Esbjerg last weekend. Fallon Sherrock capped off a superb weekend to do the double and win both titles on the ladies’ side. Former Tottenham Hotspurs, Real Madrid and Ajax footballer Rafael van der Vaart made headlines […]
The British Darts Organisation have today announced some exciting news for its young players, which comes as something of surprise after the event was cancelled last week.
Beau Greaves 15 years of age, hit a 9 darter in a competition at Balby Bridge last night, just a couple of weeks after her record breaking youth average at the British Internationals. The 15 year old who has won the Winmau Word Masters two years in a row, and also won the WDF Europe […]
Darts as a world sport is a funny old thing, compared to others. That last comment is a compliment. Please do not take it in any other manner. Let me explain. Youngsters who get involved in playing darts are more likely to meet, talk-to and play against their heroes than most sports you can mention […]
In a Darts story straight out of left field, former Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid midfielder, Rafael van der Vaart has entered the BDO Danish Open, which takes place on the weekend of May the 4th and 5th in Esbjerg, home of the last club that the Dutchman played for before being forced to retire […]
Brian Dawson took the headlines as the British Darts Organisation's annual pilgrimage to Germany saw the four ranking events produce four different winners.
The Professional Darts Corporation(PDC) have announced their 2019 World Series entrants. The PDC roadshow this year goes to Hamilton in New Zealand, Las Vegas in USA, Brisbane & Melbourne in Australia and Cologne in Germany. Notably there are no Middle East or Asia dates released as yet. The worlds top five are invited to all […]
Willem Mandigers has become frustrated by the current state of the BDO and believes they need to do more for the players, but also said the Eurosport deal could revitalise it’s position. “The BDO currently does not do enough for the players. There is no definitive answer as to where or when tournaments are. They […]
It was a sensational weekend for England in Glenrothes this weekend, as they took home three of the top four prizes at the 40th British internationals, setting three new records in the process.
Nick Fullwell and France’s Thibault Tricole claimed the men’s titles in Spain, while Donna Gleed and Paula Jacklin were both successful on the ladies’ side of proceedings. Tricole, who narrowly missed out on a tour card in January’s European Qualifying School, became the first Frenchman to lift a BDO ranking title. Tricole enjoyed wins over […]
John Scott and France’s Thibault Tricole are among those in Thursday’s Torremolinos Open semi-finals after coming through the field in Spain. Tricole, a former Europe Cup quarter-finalist, narrowly missed out at European Qualifying School back in January, but is now looking to win the biggest title of his career at the Torremolinos Open, after moving […]
Scott Waites and Laura Turner won the 2019 Isle of Man Pokerstars Open competitions, with Richard Veenstra, Lisa Ashton, Lorraine Winstanley and Wesley Harms also picking up ranking titles during this year's festival.
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For the second year in a row, Vincent D’hondt is crowned Dutch Open Darts paradarts champion! The Belgium player beated Matt Doe in the final and didn’t lose a leg: 4-0. In the semis, D’hondt beated Serge van Belle. Van Belle missed several darts to win the fourth leg. D’hondt won the match 4-0. Matt […]
Matt Doe chats to Darts Planet TV about his role as manager/captain of the England Disabled Darts Team & being part of the BDDA. This video is also a tribute to Tony ‘The Tiger’ one of the founders. Laura also chats about her daily life challenges with Dystonia, also accompanied by Adam White. ——————————————————————————————————————— If […]
Wesley Harms and Lisa Ashton won the 2019 BDO Scottish Open singles titles at the Normandy Cosmopolitan Hotel in Renfrew this weekend.
After a superb weekend of action In the Premier division, it remains tight at the top with just one point separating Lancashire and Yorkshire, Lancashire enjoyed a 28 – 11 win away to sixth placed Hampshire whilst Yorkshire came through a tough test away to Glamorgan with a stunning 24 – 15 victory to keep […]
After a disappointing 2018 campaign on the B.D.O tour, Welshman Nick Kenny is hoping to put things right in 2019 and return to the Lakeside stage after missing out by the finest of margins last season. The 25-Year-old has been on the BDO circuit since bursting onto the scene during the 2014 Winmau World Masters, […]
Richard Veenstra and Mikuru Suzuki were crowned Dutch Open champions on Sunday evening in Assen, Netherlands. Veenstra – who lifted the British Open, British Classic and Scottish Open last year as well as reaching the semi-finals at the Dutch Open – reigned victorious after coming through a men’s field of over 3,000 competitors. The 37-year-old […]
“It will be very hard to get far in the tournament. The further you get, the better your opponent becomes. It is a matter of getting and taking your opportunities. If you do that, you can go far.” That’s the attitude of 18-year-old Patrick Bus: A young Dutchman based in the small village of Oudega […]