Jamie Lewis claimed the inaugural PDC Home Tour title as he topped Group One on an evening which saw the reigning world champion Peter Wright crash out. The innovative PDC Home Tour was brought into fruition on Wednesday following darts being brought to ground by the current coronavirus pandemic, and sees the professionals competing directly […]
World Champion Peter Wright and world number three Gerwyn Price are set to feature in the opening two nights of the PDC's all-new Home Tour after the schedule was announced on Wednesday.
Michael van Gerwen will not compete in the PDC Home Tour throughout April after declining entry into the new initiative. Van Gerwen, who recently lifted the Ladbrokes UK Open prior to the professional season becoming grounded, is not in favour of the streamed innovative format. The three-time world champion confirmed that he would not enter […]
The PDC have announced that the triple bill of events due to take place in the Oceanic region in August have been pushed back to 2021. Concerns regarding the Coronavirus outbreak means fans in Australia and New Zealand will need to wait a further 12 months to see their favourite stars in action, this move […]
Rivalries will be renewed between Phil Taylor and Raymond van Barneveld on Thursday evening as the pair contest a charity soft-tip showdown from their living rooms. The players will perform their renowned entrances through their kitchens, before competing in a charity match designed to raise money for healthcare workers amid the coronavirus outbreak. Taylor and van Barneveld, […]
Barry Hearn, the sporting supremo and chairman of the Professional Darts Corporation, suffered a heart attack on Sunday but is now recovering well. 71-year-old Hearn endured a minor heart attack at the weekend and underwent an operation on Tuesday, before returning to his Brentwood, Essex home on Wednesday afternoon. Hearn, who also chairs the World Snooker […]
Chief executive Matt Porter remains hopeful of the Professional Darts Corporation completing its 2020 calendar despite becoming decimated due to the coronavirus outbreak. The vast majority of March’s coverage as well as the entirety of April have so far been postponed, while Porter expects May’s action to also be brought to the ground in spite […]
Devon Petersen edges out Chris Dobey by one leg to become the inaugural PDC Darts at Home Champion after the exciting new format of darts is announced by the PDC.
Darts fans across the world will have to wait another year for the PDC's first visit to Madison Square Garden after the 2020 US Darts Masters was moved to 2021 due to the covid-19 crisis.
Just a quick article on my Darts Rushmore – who would you have as the most influential darts throwers of all time to have on Mount Rushmore. For me you have to have Eric Bristow, undoubtedly ahead of his time in the 80s and paved the way for Taylor to take over in the 90s. […]
Premier League nights in Sheffield and Belfast have become the latest to be postponed in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic. The two nights scheduled for the start of next month has been moved in line of the government’s measures against social gatherings. The night scheduled for Belfast on April 2nd will be moved to a […]
The PDC has announced that the Premier League night for Newcastle, scheduled for this Thursday, has been moved to October 1. Following Boris Johnson’s national address to advice against mass gatherings the PDC has decided to heed that advice and move the event further down the line. Other events are expected to follow after the […]
Ian White returned to the winner’s circle as he claimed his first PDC title in almost a year with an 8-3 victory over James Wade to win Players Championship Eight at the Barnsley Metrodome. On a day surrounded by upsets, controversy and non-tour card holders entering the fray due to withdrawals, it was a well-known […]
Nathan Aspinall defeated Brendan Dolan to claim his fifth PDC title and second of the season as Players Championship Seven took place at the Barnsley Metrodome. Former UK Open champion, Aspinall, produced some scintillating showings throughout the day in Barnsley, with a sublime string of performances being climaxed with an 8-4 victory over a resurgent […]
Following the postponement of March’s Unibet Premier League double-header in Rotterdam, rescheduled dates have now been confirmed with the Ahoy set to host the Finals Night in September. Rotterdam’s popular Premier League nights were originally scheduled for March 25-26, though, were postponed following regulations put in place from the Dutch government to combat the ongoing coronavirus […]
Portuguese star José de Sousa is among five players to qualify for both European Tour Events 3 and 4, although the tournaments have both been postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak.
PREMIER LEAGUE DARTS WEEK SIX ROUND-UP: Durrant continues fine form, Wright and van Gerwen pick up wins
It's four wins from six matches for Glen Durrant, who is loving life in the Premier League.
Gerwyn Price and Michael van Gerwen will go head to head in a repeat of Sunday’s UK Open final as the Premier League Darts heads to Liverpool. Van Gerwen beat the Welshman 11-9 when the pair met at Butlins Minehead at the weekend. Elsewhere world champion Peter Wright will take on Michael Smith […]
An announcement is expected regarding this month’s Unibet Premier League double-header in Rotterdam as the coronavirus outbreak continues to worsen across Europe. The cancellation of the popular staging is seemingly imminent following Dutch regulations being put in place, stating that indoor events attracting more than 100 individuals should not go ahead. Unless the action is […]
Michael van Gerwen says he proved that he remains the best after the lifting his third Ladbrokes UK Open title at Butlin’s Minehead Resort. Van Gerwen completed the nine-darter just an hour-and-a-half prior to lifting the prestigious trophy, battling back from 5-1 down against Gerwyn Price in a thrilling final. The world number one denied five major […]
Michael van Gerwen claimed his third Ladbrokes UK Open crown at Butlin’s Minehead Resort after Gerwyn Price surrendered a four-leg lead on Sunday evening. The world number one brought to an end his three-month title drought, with his last triumph fittingly coming on the very same stage at the Players Championship Finals in November – where […]
Jonny Clayton pinned his first televised nine-darter in an impressive victory over Chris Dobey, while his countryman Gerwyn Price also prevailed to the Ladbrokes UK Open quarter-finals at Butlin’s Minehead Resort. Following Friday’s bumper opening day and Saturday’s action now coming to a close, the 159 players who arrived in the West Country have been […]
Jonny Clayton landed the first Ladbrokes UK Open nine-darter for four years as he progressed to the quarter-finals with a 10-8 win over Chris Dobey in Minehead. It was the Welshman’s maiden nine-darter in front of the television cameras as he pinned back-to-back maximums followed by a 141 checkout to delight a chuffed crowd. Butlin’s […]
Rob Cross continued his sublime record at the Ladbrokes UK Open as he denied Michael Smith in a thrilling fifth round affair, while Michael van Gerwen, Peter Wright and Gerwyn Price also prevailed in Minehead. Following Friday’s bumper day of action, the fifth round took place on Saturday afternoon as well as the sixth round draw for the […]
Michael van Gerwen averages 105 in a 10-8 win against defending UK Open champion Nathan Aspinall as the 'FA Cup of darts' gets underway in style at Butlin's Minehead.
Dirk Van Duijvenbode on Belgium exploits, upcoming UK Open and how practice amendments have led to further success
Dirk van Duijvenbode has revealed that he’s ‘proud’ of his achievements at the inaugural Belgian Darts Championship on Sunday ahead of this weekend’s Ladbrokes UK Open at Butlin’s Minehead Resort. The Dutchman has been simply scintillating since regaining his PDC tour card at European Qualifying School in January, and continued that throughout the weekend as […]
Michael Smith beats Michael van Gerwen for the second time in a matter of days to leapfrog the world number one in the Premier League table.
Jason Askew reaping motivation in the hope of following in father’s footsteps ahead of UK Open debut
Jason Askew believes that he’s reaping motivation ahead of his anticipated Ladbrokes UK Open debut this weekend at Butlin’s Minehead Resort in the hope of following in his father’s footsteps. The surname of Askew has become renowned in the world of professional darts since the eighties with ‘Diamond Dave’ having reached two World Championship semi-finals […]
UNIBET PREMIER LEAGUE NIGHT FIVE: PREVIEW, SCHEDULE AND PREDICTIONS – Wright and the Asp go toe to toe in Exeter
Night five of the Premier League sees the roadshow rock up in Exeter as South west darts fans gets to see some of the leading stars in action. Peter Wright averaged 119 in victory three years ago, and will be looking for more of the same against the UK Open champion Nathan Aspinall. There’s also a […]
So here we are again, this week off to Westpoint Arena in Exeter with local thrower and World Youth Champion Luke Humphries in action as this week’s challenger. First up is Northern Ireland’s Daryl Gurney, winless in four attempts, taking on Rob Cross. Every week it’s a challenge for Daryl, but we all know he […]
It’s been over a week now since the NI Darts team managed to get back across the water from Scotland after winning the Celtic Challenge Cup in Glenrothes. What a win from the men’s team with great performances all around. Congratulations lads! The Celtic Challenge Cup consists of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales (men’s and […]
Ryan Meikle and Wessel Nijman pick up the Development Tour 3-4 titles with the former topping the Order of Merit after the first weekend.