Simon Stainton won his first two BDO ranking titles at the Northern Cyprus Open in Bafra this weekend, with Lisa Ashton and Beau Greaves taking the honours in the women's events.
Michael van Gerwen won his maiden Paddy Power Champions League Title with an incredible 11-10 comeback victory over the luckless Peter Wright at the Morningside Arena in Leicester. It was a blistering start from both, with van Gerwen taking the opener in eleven darts with an 88 checkout, and Wright responding with a 156 checkout […]
Michael van Gerwen will meet Peter Wright in the final of the Paddy Power Champions League after the two came through their semi finals. van Gerwen was forced to go all the way in a classic with Gerwyn Price, eventually coming through 11-10. van Gerwen broke immediately, and built a 3-1 lead before the pair […]
Gerwyn Price and Michael Smith joined Michael van Gerwen and Peter Wright as the semi finalists in the Paddy Power Champions League. Price secured his safe passage into the semi finals with a 10-6 victory against Daryl Gurney, who was sporting his freshly shaved head after raising over £11,000 for his chosen charity. The Welshman […]
Danny Lauby won the 2019 CDC Continental Cup in New York to seal a place in next year's US Darts Masters and North American Darts Championship.
In a busy day at the Morningside Arena in Leicester, defending champion, Gary Anderson crashed out of the Paddy Power Champions League after two straight losses in the competition. Anderson’s day began as well as it could do, forging 3-0 and 5-1 leads against Michael Smith, but “Bully Boy” roared back to clinch a 10-7 […]
Luke Woodhouse lifted the second Darts Planet TV Winmau Masters at Riley’s Wolverhampton after denying Scott Baker in the final. Woodhouse, who’s provisionally set to make his PDC World Championship debut in December, pocketed £750 in coming through a star-studded field in the West Midlands. The Bewdley-based thrower won his PDC tour card in January […]
The BDO have announced their eight picks for the 2019 Grand Slam of Darts, and they include two female representatives. Current BDO World Champion, Mikuru Suzuki and Ladies’ World number one, Lisa Ashton, have both been included by BDO Chairman, Des Jacklin, in a bold and refreshing move. In addition to this, the BDO have […]
Former champion of the world, Bob Anderson, enjoyed a successful 2019-20 season debut as he performed well in the West of England Superleague. Anderson, 71, recorded a valiant 79.11 average whilst playing for The Salthouse – a bar and restaurant team located in his hometown of Clevedon, just outside of Bristol. ‘The Limestone Cowboy’ defeated […]
Latvia’s Madars Razma and Lithuania’s Darius Labanauskas reigned victorious in the penultimate weekend of PDC Nordic and Baltic action at Finland’s Hotel Tallukka. Razma secured qualification for a PDC World Championship debut thanks to his counterpart, Labanauskas, having already provisionally earned his spot via the PDC ProTour rankings. It was Labanauskas who reigned victorious in […]
After an intense qualification tournament, the final four qualifiers for the World Series of Darts Finals are now known. Krzysztof Ratajski, Ricky Evans, Wayne Jones and Jonny Clayton are the men taking their place in Amsterdam on the weekend of 1-3 after coming through the field at the Metrodome in Barnsley. Ratajski demolished Glen Durrant […]
Dartsplanet.tv will be in attendance in Leicester over the weekend for the Paddy Power Champions League of Darts, and we will also be present for some pre event entertainment involving two time PDC World Champion, Gary Anderson ahead of the weekend’s festivities. Sports fans across Leicester can warm up for a huge weekend of darting […]
Monday afternoon saw Peter Wright record a monstrous 123.5 average in a 6-0 rout of Krzysztof Ratajski. Less than 24 hours later he was standing victorious about thrashing the ‘Polish Eagle’ once again, this time 6-1 in the Players Championship 30 final. Even Ratajski himself was mesmerised by the scintillating showing from Wright in Monday’s […]
This weekend sees the Paddy Power Champions League of Darts take place in a new home for the third time in its short four year history. After a two year stint in Cardiff, and the 2018 version in Brighton, the Morningside Arena in Leicester is a new venue in the darting calendar, and the new […]
Gerwyn Price will lead the field at the 2019 Players Championship Finals in Minehead as the seedings for this years tournament has been confirmed. The welshman finished top of the PDC Players Championship order of merit following the final floor event of the year in Barnsley on Tuesday accumulating a total of £62,750. Peter Wright […]
Martijn Kleermaker has vaguely confirmed his decision to opt out of the World Masters later this month due to working commitments. The 28-year-old has lifted four BDO ranking titles this year, including the prestigious Welsh Open, but will not be traveling to London in a mere few weeks time. Kleermaker’s decision comes after a series […]
Ireland’s Keane Barry produced a rousing comeback to win the 2019 Tom Kirby Memorial Irish Matchplay final in dramatic fashion with a 6-5 defeat of Liam Gallagher from Galway in Dublin on Saturday. Teenager Barry will now compete in the William Hill World Darts Championship for the first time in December after claiming the top […]
Michael van Gerwen dominated in Dublin for the fifth time as he beat a defiant Dave Chisnall 5-2 in the World Grand Prix final at the CityWest Hotel. The world number one followed up his win over Peter Wright in last year’s final with a stunning showing once again, as he ended Chisnall’s impressive run […]
Michael van Gerwen and Dave Chisnall will meet in the World Grand Prix final for the second time on Saturday night as they recorded comfortable semi-final victories over Chris Dobey and Glen Durrant respectively at the Citywest Hotel near Dublin.
Michael van Gerwen survived a huge scare from Mervyn King to advance to the semi-finals of the World Grand Prix after beating the former World Master 3-1. In a repeat of the 2012 final, the World number one had to survive set darts by his opponent in three of the four sets played to […]
Glen Durrant produced a late purple patch to beat World Matchplay champion Rob Cross in a final set to progress to the quarter finals of the World Grand Prix. Durrant saved his best darts for the end stages of his clash against the 2018 PDC World Champion Cross to book his place into the Quarter […]
Chris Dobey beat Gary Anderson 3-1 to progress to his third major quarter-final at the World Grand Prix in Ireland, as Michael van Gerwen hit top form in a comfortable win over Jeffrey de Zwaan.
Iran’s prodigiously-talented Deniz Hashtbaran is the only thrower of Asian descent to reign triumphant in any form at the WDF World Cup, this year held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Hashtbaran has clinched the Girls’ crown in the previous two years, and she’ll go into this year’s event as the arguable front-runner once again. However, Asian hopes […]
The BoyleSports World Grand Prix kicked off with eight first round matches at The Citywest Convention Centre in Dublin. Defending Champion, and world number one, Michael van Gerwen survived a scare before eventually coming through 2-1 against Jamie Hughes. After levelling matters at one set all, van Gerwen was in real danger of elimination, but […]
Irish teenager Keane Barry and Kyle McKinstry won the men’s events in Newry as Kirsty Hutchinson did the double in the first BDO ranking events of the new season.
Jose de Sousa and Gerwyn Price added to their PDC title hauls as the penultimate weekend of Players Championship action took place at Dublin’s CityWest Hotel. Price was inflamed with emotion as he edged out an in-form Krzysztof Ratajski in a heated and explosive final. The Welshman lifted his fourth title of the season and […]
One of the biggest events in the PDC calendar gets underway this weekend, the unique double-start World Grand Prix at the Citywest Hotel near Dublin.
David Evans believes Lancashire have the capability of being crowned champions once again after he produced a scintillating showing as his Lancashire side hosted Devon in their BICC Premier Division opener. Evans, 29, pinned a stunning 96.96 average as he whitewashed Mark Shears 4-0. Evans aside, Lancashire have collated an impressive outfit and will be […]
Following the seventh showing of the Gibraltar Darts Trophy, where Krzysztof Ratajski lifted his maiden European Tour title, the 2019 European Tour season came to an intriguing finale. The European Tour Order of Merit’s top 32 now head to Gottingen, Germany for the Unibet European Championships from October 24-27.i Defending champion James Wade will commence his […]
Callan Rydz and Jesús Noguera have earned two-year PDC Tour Cards after their performances on the 2019 PDC Challenge Tour, which concluded this weekend.
Krzysztof Ratajski sealed his first EuroTour victory, and became the first Polish winner on the tour, with an 8-2 demolition of Dave Chisnall in the final of the prestigious Gibraltar Darts Trophy on Sunday night. “The Polish Eagle” soared to the title with an impressive win against “Chizzy” who can also be proud of his […]
Beau Greaves picked up her seventh and eighth titles of the year as Nick Kenny and Brian Raman won the final men’s events in the 2018/19 BDO season in Bruges. Photo: Evert Zomer