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Peter Wright lifted his third PDC title in less than a week as he completed the mid-week Barnsley double at the Metrodome in South Yorkshire. Wright clinched the German Darts Masters title just days on Saturday, before producing some blistering stuff in Barnsley, especially on Wednesday where he hit six consecutive ton-plus averages on his […]
Andy Jenkins hit a 9-darter and finally went all the way to a Challenge Tour title after several promising runs already this year, while Berry van Peer continued his recovery from dartitis with a third PDC title, defeating Cameron Menzies in the final, who he played in that dramatic game at the 2017 Grand Slam of Darts.
Peter Wright lifted his first PDC title of the season as he defeated Germany’s Gabriel Clemens in Cologne to reclaim his German Darts Masters crown. Wright, who’s last PDC title was a Players Championship victory back in September, reigned victorious in front of a hostile partisan crowd, sealing a third World Series title in the […]
There were shocks aplenty on day one of the German Darts Masters in Cologne. Michael Van Gerwen squandered a 5-1 lead, as Martin Schindler came from nowhere to clinch a 6-5 win and delight his home fans. MVG missed three darts for the match, and the German timed his run to perfection, to close out […]
The draw for the 2019 World Matchplay at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool has been made, and as always we can look forward some mouth-watering ties when the tournament gets underway on 20 July.
In the lead up to the second biggest showpiece event in the PDC calendar, I take a trip down memory lane to look at classic Winter Gardens encounters since the inception of the event in 1994. For my first offering, it’s back to 1999, and a Matchplay final that didn’t feature Phil “The Power” Taylor […]
Nathan Aspinall came out on top in a high quality final against Michael Smith to claim the 2019 US Darts Masters in Las Vegas. Aspinall showed no signs of nerves in his first ever World Series event, seeing off the likes of Rob Cross, Peter Wright and Smith en route to the title. Aspinall got […]
Just a week after he swept away the field at the Cherry Bomb International in Florida, Danny Baggish claimed the biggest title in North America as he lifted the North American Darts Championship at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Baggish sealed the deal after surviving a match dart on the bullseye […]
There were to be no shocks on day one of the Dafabet US Darts Masters at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, although there were some decent efforts by the home qualifiers. Defending champion Gary Anderson had early troubles, but eventually saw off the challenge of Elliot Milk. Anderson went 2-0 down, but built up […]
The draw has been done and released for the US Darts Masters. This is the first of the World Series events and we can’t wait to see it kick off in style in the searing heat of Las Vegas. The biggest draw of the first round is current PDC World Champion Michael Van Gerwen taking […]
Yesterday we received news of the first two qualifiers of the US Darts Masters come in. Canada’s Jeff Smith and USA’s Leonard Gates taking the honours for the first two qualifiers. The winners of the four Qualifiers (two more today!) qualify for the US Darts Masters and they will be joined by the top four […]
The biggest week of the year in North American darts is now upon us as the North American Darts Championship and US Darts Masters take place from July 4-5 in Las Vegas. Jeff Smith lifted the title last year, after he defeated John Norman Jr in the final, while Willard Bruguier lifted the crown two […]
With Jamie Hughes winning the Czech Darts Open yesterday versus Stephen Bunting, he has qualified for the World Matchplay in July, knocking out James Wilson from contention. The seeded players are: MVG Rob Cross Daryl Gurney Gary Anderson Michael Smith Peter Wright Gerwyn Price James Wade Mensur Suljovic Ian White Simon Whitlock Dave Chisnall Nathan […]
Jamie Hughes, who had to come through a qualifying event held in Wigan ahead of the Czech Darts Open, clinched the inaugural crown in Prague following a 8-3 victory over Stephen Bunting in the final. After a scintillating start to life on the full PDC circuit, Tipton’s Hughes lifted his maiden PDC title and his […]
Gerwyn Price hit a sublime nine-darter, the first of his career, to complete a fantastic comeback over three-time World Champion Glen Durrant at the Czech Darts Open and progress to the third round of the wide open tournament after eleven seeds were eliminated in their first match, including world number one and 32-time European Tour winner Michael van Gerwen.
Karel Sedlacek delighted the adoring home crowd on the opening day of the inaugural Czech Darts Open, seeing off Brendan Dolan 6-5 in Prague. Keegan Brown provisionally booked his spot at the World Matchplay next month with a comfortable win over Ondrej Plsek, while Glen Durrant put in the performance of the day with a […]
There will be 87 participants in Thursday’s qualifier for the Czech Darts Open, it has been confirmed. Four players will qualify for the tournament proper, beginning on Friday, at the PVA Expo in Prague. One of the favourites would have been Pavel Jirkal, as a member of Czech Republic’s 2019 World Cup team, but he […]
There are now just three remaining spots available for the 2019 Betfred World Matchplay in Blackpool next month following the weekends PDC action in both EuroTour qualifiers and Players Championship 17 and 18 events. The top sixteen in the Order of Merit qualify by right, meaning a debut for UK Open Champion, Nathan Aspinall. “The […]
The final Players Championship before the World Matchplay saw many Winter Gardens fates sealed whilst James Wade picked up his fourth pro-tour title of the year.
Krzysztof Ratajksi captured his fourth PDC Title with an 8-3 victory over UK Open Champion, Nathan Aspinall, to win PC17 in Wigan. The Polish Eagle was a model of consistency throughout the day, and fully merited the £10,000 first prize. He was too good for “The Asp” in the final, gaining a stranglehold on the […]
Rowby-John Rodriguez will appear in his home country at the Austrian Darts Championship later this year as he completed a European Tour qualification double alongside Jermaine Wattimena.
Nine UK-based players completed a qualification double on a vital day of action at Robin Park in Wigan. 89 players were vying for 18 spots in the European Tour events in both Prague and Vienna; the former taking place next week and acting as the final event before the cut-off for World Matchplay places.
Saturday and Sunday this week see the latest double header of Players Championship action. The Robin Park Tennis Centre in Wigan is the venue. The duo of events also double as the penultimate ranking counting tournaments for the Betfred World Matchplay before the Czech Darts Open at the end of the month. Withdrawals so far […]
The EuroTour hit Denmark, with the Brondby Halle in Copenhagen the setting for the Danish Darts Open. The surprise of the first day’s action was Glen Durrant’s first round exit at the hands of Northern Ireland’s Kevin Burness, despite the Teesider averaging almost eleven points more than his opponent. Durrant’s 97.59 average wasn’t enough to […]
Raymond van Barneveld and James Wade have been confirmed as participants in the World Series of Darts events in Brisbane, Melbourne and Hamilton later this year. Five time World Champion van Barneveld is presumably picked as he is in his swansong year in the sport, and players like Ian White, in red hot form this […]
Ted Evetts added to his impressive haul of Development Tour titles as he won two of the four events on over on the third weekend of Development Tour action at the Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes. Evetts, 21, upped his tally to a staggering eight titles as he denied Shane McGuirk and Bradley Brooks in the […]
The PDC will again allow for two ladies’ qualifiers for the 2020 William Hill World Darts Championship, with the qualifier dates announced today. Monday 25th of November will see the UK & Ireland qualifier, to be held at Robin Park Tennis Centre in Wigan, while a Rest of the World qualifier taking place at Halle […]
The Scottish duo of Gary Anderson and Peter Wright won the World Cup of Darts for the first time, defeating the brilliant Steve Lennon and Willie O’ Connor of Ireland 3-1 in the final.
The evening session of round two at the BetVictor World Cup of Darts saw England crash out of the tournament. An inspired Steve Lennon and William O’Connor stunned Michael Smith and Rob Cross with a 2-0 win. After Lennon edged Smith 4-3, O’Connor averaged over 115 in a shock 4-1 win over 2018 World Champion […]
New-look World Cup sides England and the Netherlands followed fellow favourites Scotland through to the last 16 on a high-quality second night of World Cup of Darts action in Hamburg.
Singapore legend Paul Lim turned back the clock on his near 40 year darts career and alongside his pairs partner Harith Lim rolled over the much fancied Welsh team of Gerwyn Price and Johnny Clayton on their way to a 5-3 win in round one. This alongside Northern Ireland crashing out to South Africa were […]