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Tri-Nations formation proposed amid turbulent times for BDO

The formation of the Tri-Nations has been proposed by directors of the respective national organisations in England, Scotland and Wales in order to keep grassroots darts running smoothly across the British Isles. Since darts’ governing body – the World Darts Federation – ceased their involvement in the BDO, in December, following adverse happenings unfolding at […]

Des Jacklin announces his resignation as BDO Chairman

Des Jacklin has announced his resignation as Chairman of the British Darts Organisation with immediate effect. After being elected as chairman of the organisation a mere 18 months ago, Jacklin put into place some rather drastic changes. The most documented of those amendments was the decision to move the BDO World Championship away from the […]

British Inter-County Championship terminated with immediate effect

The British Darts Organisation have confirmed that the current British Inter-County Championship season will be terminated with immediate effect. Following the UK government’s guidance to avoid pubs and clubs, the BDO made an immediate decision to completely cancel the ongoing BICC season. The next round of fixtures were scheduled to take place during the weekend […]

Torremolinos Festival of Darts cancelled

The highly-advertised Torremolinos Festival of Darts has been cancelled as a result of Spain entering a lockdown period due to rising cases of coronavirus in the country. Both the British Darts Organisation and World Darts Federation have been detrimentally affected by the current coronavirus situation, with tournaments being either postponed or cancelled across the world. […]

Luxembourg Open and Masters retract ranking points in latest blow for BDO

The Luxembourgish Darts Federation (FLD) have on Wednesday confirmed their decision to retract BDO ranking points from both the Luxembourg Open and Masters. This amendment to July’s Luxembourg double-header comes following the Nederlandse Darts Bond’s decision to drop BDO ranking points from their highly-populated Dutch Open held in February. The Netherlands’ NDB claimed that happenings […]

Las Vegas Open success for Lim as he denies Baggish

Chris Lim was crowned champion as he denied Danny Baggish, with the 42nd annual Las Vegas Open taking place in Nevada. Lim, who was ousted in the second round last year at the hands of Guyana’s Norman Madhoo, tasted success in a WDF-ranked event for the first time in five years, having defeated Leonard Gates […]

Martin Adams interested in becoming BDO chairman and wants World Championship moved to Easter

Martin Adams, the three-time world champion, has declared his interest in becoming British Darts Organisation chairman during a spell of frustration in and around the organisation. Following a World Championship overshadowed by troubles, including a reportedly slashed prize fund as well as relatively poor ticket sales in the early stages of the tournament, many players […]

Waites Topples Top Seed Harms To Set Up Mitchell Meeting

It was a busy day of action at the BDO World Championships on Wednesday, which saw more quarter finalists confirmed. Two time winner, Scott Waites ousted the tournament’s top seed, Wesley Harms to move into the last eight. The Yorkshireman, who defeated Martin Adams 3-2 in a scrappy contest on Monday night, roared back from […]

Paul Hogan’s persistent success is rewarding of a major – a principal that could realistically arrive this week in London

Known predominantly for defeating both Gary Anderson and Adrian Lewis in successive rounds  at the prestigious UK Open three years ago, Paul Hogan has remained a persistent threat when taking upon the oche. His Anderson and Lewis scalps failed to go unnoticed. The Dudley-born thrower recorded averages in the high nineties throughout the entirety of […]

BDO World Championship Day Four schedule, preview and predictions: 14-year-old Bennett and former world champion Mitchell collide

Following the narrow miss of Paul Hogan for a nine-dart finish on Monday evening, proceedings resume at the Indigo O2, with a certain 14-year-old entering the fray. Hogan, who whitewashed former World Masters champion Adam Smith-Neale in his second round clash, pinned back-to-back maximums, before narrowly squandering the ninth dart at his favourite double 18. 9 […]
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