Qualifying School Day Three: Czech Sedlacek makes history while Canada’s Smith and Beeney also clinch tour cards

Karel Sedlacek became the first player from the Czech Republic to win a coveted PDC tour card on Saturday evening in Hildesheim, while Jeff Smith announced his return to the professional scene and a surprise package arrived in Aaron Beeney. Sedlacek, who narrowly missed out on securing his two-year tour card last year, defeated the resurgent Berry […]

Jeff Smith – The Canadian Silencer

Q01. “Congratulations Jeff on your recent pairs win with fellow Canadian David Cameron at the WDF World Cup of Darts. You beat the English pair of Scott Mitchell and Daniel Day 6-2 in the Final. What was it like to achieve that winning feeling in Romania?” “It was great to get a win, thank you. […]

Qualifying School: Record entry numbers confirmed

A staggering 853 players will head to Wigan and Hildesheim respectively from January 16-19, with a record number of entries being confirmed for the gruelling extravaganza. Players will compete at Wigan’s Robin Park Tennis Centre and Hildesheim’s Halle 39 simultaneously as two participants receive tour cards on each day at UK Q School and the final […]

Japanese ace Asada confirms Qualifying School entry

Five-time Japan Open champion, Seigo Asada, has confirmed his entry to January’s Qualifying School at the Robin Park Leisure Centre in Wigan. The gruelling four-day long event will see hundreds of throwers – of any level – flock inside the Wigan sports centre, hoping to secure a coveted two-year PDC tour card. Asada, who has […]

Andy Boulton: ‘It feels great to have my card back’

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 […]

My Day at PDC Qualifying School Day 3

On Saturday, I was invited to attend UK Q School on behalf of Darts Planet TV by Jason Marriott. The Event took place at Wigan’s Robin Park Leisure Centre with a field including reigning three BDO World Champion Glen Durrant, other Former World Champions in John Part and Scott Waites, Former Major Finalists in Wes […]

Robinson and Clark clinch PDC tour cards in Wigan

Former UK Open participants Matt Clark and Reece Robinson clinched their PDC tour cards and return to the UK Open on Saturday afternoon at Wigan’s Robin Park Leisure Centre. The pair joined Thursday’s winners Jamie Hughes and Harry Ward, and Friday’s graduates Mark McGeeney and Scott Baker in gaining a two-year PDC tour card, enabling […]

McGeeney and Baker triumph in Wigan’s Qualifying School

BDO World Championship participants Mark McGeeney and Baker came through on day two of Wigan’s Qualifying School to secure their two-year tour cards and places at the UK Open. Following the successes of Jamie Hughes and Harry Ward on Thursday afternoon, McGeeney and Baker will join the pair on the £14m professional circuit after coming […]

Hughes and Ward earn Tour Cards on Day One

Jamie Hughes and Harry Ward both earned their two-year PDC Tour Cards on Thursday after coming through a field of 384 at the Robin Park Leisure Centre in Wigan and winning their cards for the first time.   Hughes, who attempted Q School last year for the first time and was unsuccessful, came into Q […]

Maces Top 10 Picks – UK Q School – Any Surprises?

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UK Q School – Everything You Need To Know

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Everything you need to know ahead of UK Qualifying School

Qualifying School returns with 19 places on the Pro Tour up for grabs at the Robin Park Leisure Centre in Wigan. It is definitely going to be the most demanding year yet for players on the professional circuit with 43 Pro Tour events taking place across the year, and that’s not including televised tournaments. Here’s […]

Lithuanian Labanauskas seals two-year tour card in Hildesheim

Darius Labanauskas became the first ever Lithuanian to hold a PDC tour card as he defeated Vincent van der Meer on Sunday evening in Hildesheim. Lithuanian Labanauskas – who conquered five-time World Champion Raymond van Barneveld on debut at Alexandra Palace in December – was forced to win outright after a difficult few days in […]

Germany’s Bunse seals tour card

Germany’s Christian Bunse secured his tour card on Saturday evening in Hildesheim after getting the better of Pavel Jirkal in the final. 23-year-old Bunse – who celebrates his 24th birthday on Sunday – handed himself an early gift in a two-year Pro Tour entry and a spot at the upcoming UK Open. The German kicked […]

Tour card success for birthday boy van Duivenbode

Mike van Duivenbode became the second 20-year-old Dutchman in two days to win their tour card after defeating Madars Razma on Friday evening in Hildesheim. Van Duivenbode – who was successful in two Development Tour events in 2017 – performed outstandingly throughout the day in Germany to clinch his tour card, a coveted spot on […]