Leicester’s Morningside Arena will host the fourth staging of the Paddy Power Champions League of Darts, from October 19-20, as the tournament takes on a third different venue after establishing in 2016. The world’s top eight throwers will travel to Leicester as the West Midlands hosts a major darting tournament for the first time, with […]
Entries have been confirmed ahead of some of the bumper ProTour action that the PDC circuit has to offer in the coming weeks.
Fresh from picking up his second JDC title on Saturday afternoon, 13-year-old, Leighton Bennett, clinched the Tom Palmer Open title as well as £2,000 at the George Albert Hotel in Dorchester on Sunday evening. Bennett will be a known name now among darts followers after, not only lifting the BDO World Youth Championship title in […]
Wesley Harms and Lisa Ashton won the 2019 BDO Scottish Open singles titles at the Normandy Cosmopolitan Hotel in Renfrew this weekend.
Reigning three-time BDO World Champion Glen Durrant followed up a run to the final last week by winning Players Championship 4 at Robin Park Tennis Centre in Wigan.
Japan’s Seigo Asada lifted his first PDC Asian Tour title of 2019, and the fourth in his illustrious career, following a 5-3 victory over Royden Lam in the PDC Asian Tour 4 final. Click here for full results from Sunday’s PDC Asian Tour 4 in Kobe, Japan Just a 38 minute car journey from Asada’s […]
Haruki Muramatsu lifted his maiden PDC Asian Tour title following a 5-3 victory over his compatriot, Seigo Asada, in the final in Kobe, Japan. Click here for full results from the third PDC Asian Tour event of the year Over 160 throwers flocked inside the Kobe Sanbo Hall for the third PDC Asian Tour event […]
Michael Van Gerwen claimed his second ProTour title of 2019 defeating Ian White 8-5 in Saturday’s Players Championship 3 at Wigan’s Robin Park Leisure Centre. The World Champion, who was victories in last Saturday’s Players Championship One, came into the tournament after a 7-3 over Mensur Suljovic in Glasgow on Thursday. He started off […]
Leighton Bennett and James Beeton won JDC Tour Events 3 and 4 on Saturday as youngsters battled it out at the George Albert Hotel in Dorchester. Bennett, the reigning BDO World Youth Champ and a winner already on the JDC tour this year, stormed his way through to the final dropping just one leg […]
After a year away from the joys of the PDC Pro Tour, and a year participating on the gruelling Challenge Tour, Stoke-on-Trent’s Andy Boulton returns to the professional scene following his success at Qualifying School. A former World Championship, Players Championship, UK Open and Grand Slam of Darts partaker, Boulton, secured his two-year tour card […]
It was Glasgow’s turn to host the stars of the Premier League of darts and they did not disappoint with another night of terrific tungsten coming at the SSE Hydro. In the opening duel, Scotsman Peter Wright enjoyed a home crowd reception but that could stop him from falling behind early against Michael Smith, with […]
Premier League – Week 2 Preview & Predictions The Unibet Premier League bandwagon rolls into The SSE Arena in Glasgow on Thursday night, with an eagerly expected guest appearance from three time, and reigning BDO World Champion, Glen Durrant, one of the highlights. Here I preview the night’s entertainment. Peter Wright (6th) v Michael Smith […]
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 […]
Prior to the 2019 PDC William Hill World Darts Championship, legendary five times World Champion, Raymond van Barneveld, announced the 2020 version of the showpiece event would be his last event in the sport. His great rival, Phil Taylor, went out on his terms, and with a bang in 2017. “The Power” captured a fairy tale sixteenth World Matchplay Title […]
Dave Chisnall claimed his first PDC title for over a year as he denied three-time World Champion, Glen Durrant, in the final of the second Players Championship event of the year in Wigan. On a record-breaking day that saw four nine-darters executed by Chris Dobey, Michael van Gerwen, Geert Nentjes and the eventual champion, respectively, […]
World Number One Michael Van Gerwen won Players Championship One on Saturday defeating fellow Dutchman Jermaine Wattimena 8-4 in the final of the opening Pro Tour Event of the year in Wigan. Van Gerwen, who came into the tournament on an unbeaten run of 12 matches stretching back to a final defeat in the Players […]
For the aspirant professional player, Qualifying School is very much the place where dreams come true. A gruelling, intense four-day long event that sees just 30 players walk away victorious; one of those being Northern Ireland’s Gavin Carlin. Carlin will be an unknown to many regular viewers, and even the hardcore darts fan, but produced […]
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, […]
Five different players averaged over 100 as the 2019 Unibet Premier League got underway in Newcastle with Michael van Gerwen kicking off his title defence in style.
There is now just over three weeks to go until the Ladbrokes UK Open gets underway at Butlins Resort in Minehead. The tournament is labelled the ‘FA Cup of Darts’, with that mainly being down to the amateurs meeting the professionals similar to in football. Riley’s clubs across England and Scotland have hosted have and […]
Following Madars Razma’s success on Saturday in Sweden, another newly-introduced tour card winner was crowned victorious, with Lithuania’s Darius Labanauskas coming out on top on Sunday afternoon at Gothenburg’s Apple Hotel. Madars Razma clinches third PDC Nordic and Baltic title in Sweden Just a month after making his William Hill World Darts Championship debut, Labanauskas […]
Michael van Gerwen lifted the Betvictor Masters for a fifth consecutive year after denying James Wade on Sunday evening at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes. Van Gerwen – who picked up 20 titles across the duration of 2018 as well as the coveted World Championship – got his new campaign off to a flyer […]
Gary Anderson is set to be replaced by nine ‘contenders’ in the 2019 Premier League, after ‘The Flying Scotsman’ was forced to withdraw through injury. On Monday morning, the PDC announced that Anderson, who missed The Masters last weekend, has been forced to withdraw because of a back injury which has been affecting him repetitively […]
Mark Barilli, a former PDC Tour Card holder, will play in Minehead at the ‘FA Cup of Darts’ for the sixth time after defeating Dalbeattie’s Craig Smith 4-3 in an exciting final.
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 […]
After already enjoying a magnificent start to 2019, Latvia’s Madars Razma clinched the opening Nordic and Baltic Pro Tour event at Sweden’s Apple Hotel in Gothenburg with a 6-0 win over Ulf Cedar in the final. Razma was forced to hand his tour card over at the backend of last year, after failing to get […]
Rob Cross' disappointing 2018 continued into his first PDC event of 2019 as a clinical Joe Cullen beat him 10-6 on the Yorkshireman's Masters debut.
Michael Van Gerwen began the defence of his Masters crown on Friday Night defeating Debutant Jonny Clayton 10-5 with the night seeing Mensur Suljovic demolish Simon Whitlock 10-1 in Milton Keynes. The Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes has been the home of The Masters for the Last Five Years since 2015 where the Top 16 […]
Steve Fitzpatrick and Damon Heta were the two winners on a double header of DPA Pro Tour Events on Saturday defeating James Bailey and Haupai Puha. Fitzpatrick, who was an early exit in Friday’s Event and who had played the final weekend of Development Tour Events in 2018 reaching two Last 16’s out of the […]
James Bailey won the first DPA Tour Event of 2019 on Friday defeating fellow countryman Damon Heta 6-2 in the final of Event One. Having won the Oceanic Masters last year to compete at the most recent PDC World Championships and losing out in Round One to Irish man Steve Lennon, he attempted European Q […]
“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 […]
The 2019 televised darts season gets underway on Friday night as 16 of the world's best head to Milton Keynes for the seventh edition of the Masters.