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Cross clinches second major title following World Matchplay success

Rob Cross clinched the World Matchplay title for the first time as he defeated Michael Smith 18-13 on Sunday evening at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens. Cross, who lifted his second major title after his World Championship success back in 2018, will place the Phil Taylor trophy alongside the Sid Waddell trophy on his mantelpiece. The former world champion […]

Betfred World Matchplay Day Eight Preview

After 2007 Matchplay Champion, James Wade fell by the wayside in the quarter finals, we knew that there would be a new name on the famous old cup. The Phil Taylor Trophy has four men battling for it as we reach the semi finals of a pulsating Betfred World Matchplay. The players left standing have […]

Gurney Stuns Wright, Cross Edges Bunting

In what has been s superb tournament to date, the line up for the semi finals of the Betfred World Matchplay is now complete. Daryl Gurney roared back to peak form at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool, and came through a high quality encounter with Peter Wright to reach the last four with a 16-13 […]

Durrant Hammers Wade To Book Smith Semi

The first semi finalists in the Betfred World Matchplay have now been identified. Michael Smith will meet Glen Durrant on Saturday night in what will be a first last four Blackpool appearance for both men. Here’s how Thursday’s quarter finals unfolded. Michael Smith 16-11 Mervyn King Michael Smith reached his first Matchplay semi final, with […]

Betfred World Matchplay – Day Six Preview

The last eight of a pulsating Betfred World Matchplay gets underway at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool with the first two quarter finals taking place. It’s been an excellent tournament so far, and all remaining participants will believe that they can lift the Phil Taylor Trophy come Sunday night. Matches are now in marathon mode, […]

Durrant defeats Van Gerwen in Matchplay classic

Glen Durrant saw off Michael Van Gerwen 13-11 in a World Matchplay classic to progress to the quarter finals in Blackpool. Mervyn King defeated Gary Anderson on the same night, while Michael Smith and James Wade also progressed on one of the all time great nights at the Winter Gardens. The first game of the […]

Betfred World Matchplay – Day Five Preview

By the end of Wednesday night, we will know the identity of all eight quarter finalists at the enthralling Betfred World Matchplay. The Winter Gardens in Blackpool saw a night of high drama last night, and we hope for more of the same tonight. Here is the preview. *Seeds In Brackets* Daryl Gurney (3) v […]

Betfred World Matchplay – Day Four Preview

It’s the beginning of the second round of the Betfred World Matchplay at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool this evening, and there are some real mouth watering matches to look forward to. The highlight is undoubtedly a meeting between the current PDC and BDO World Champions. Matches are now slightly increased to best of 21, […]

Betfred World Matchplay: Day Three Preview

It’s day three of the Betfred World Matchplay, and the evening session sees the conclusion of the first round. There are plenty more big guns in action at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool, and here is my preview and predictions for the evening. *Seeds in brackets* Jonny Clayton (14) v Keegan Brown Kicking off the […]

Betfred World Matchplay: Day Two, Evening Session Preview

Part two of a super Sunday at the Betfred World Matchplay sees some mouth watering contests, highlighted by two time PDC World Champion, Adrian Lewis, taking on three time BDO World king, Glen Durrant in the final contest of the evening. Here I preview the evenings’ action (Seeds in brackets) James Wade (8) v Jeffrey […]

Faria Darting Index: World Matchplay Betting Advice

The odds used are obviously the odds from our sponsor Unibet. And the odds used are inserted late Wednesday night (July 17). The odds may be altered since that time. Some of these bets conflict with one another, but that is what betters would call ‘spreading your risk’. • Follow the Faria Darting Index on Twitter FIRST […]

World Matchplay Gold – Harrington Goes Back To Back

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 […]

World Matchplay 2019 Qualifiers Set

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 […]

World Matchplay Race Intensifies As Just Three Places Remain

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 […]

Day 8 – Semi-Final Predictions | Bet Victor World Matchplay 2018

Win a Winmau Ultimate Tune Up Kit, Just Add who you think will win the 2018 World Matchplay in the comments below. Saturday July 28 (7pm) Semi Finals Peter Wright v Mensur Suljovic Jeffery De Zwaan v Gary Anderson ——————————————————————————————————————— If you like my videos then please leave a like, don’t forget to turn your […]

Day7 – Quarter Final Predictions | BetVictor World Matchplay 2018

Please leave your predictions in the comments below. Friday July 27 (7pm) Quarter Finals Mensur Suljovic v Darren Webster Peter Wright v Simon Whitlock ——————————————————————————————————————— If you like my videos then please leave a like, don’t forget to turn your notifications on and hit thatsubscribe button. Check out Darts Planet TV here ……. https://dartsplanet.tv Play […]

Day 6 – Quarter Final Predictions | BetVictor World Matchplay 2018

Please leave your predictions in the comments below. Thursday July 26 (7pm) Quarter Finals Jeffery De Zwaan v Dave Chisnall Joe Cullen v Gary Anderson ——————————————————————————————————————— If you like my videos then please leave a like, don’t forget to turn your notifications on and hit thatsubscribe button. Check out Darts Planet TV here ……. https://dartsplanet.tv […]

Day 1 Predictions | BetVictor World Matchplay 2018 | With Joe Williams

Play Fantasy Darts … https://fantasydarts.tv/world-matchplay-darts-2018/ Mine & Joe’s predictions for day 1 of the Betvictor World Matchplay. Please leave your predictions in the comments below. 2018 BetVictor World Matchplay Schedule of Play Saturday July 21 (7pm) First Round Adrian Lewis v James Wilson Dave Chisnall v Keegan Brown Michael van Gerwen v Jeffrey de Zwaan […]