Michael Smith impressed in overcoming both Jose de Sousa and Gary Anderson as the top four prevailed on Saturday at the Players Championship Finals. It was a moving day at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry as both the second and third rounds were contested, though, shocks were limited throughout the duration. World number four Smith […]
Simon Whitlock survives eight match darts from Michael van Gerwen to win 16-15 on a thrilling day of Grand Slam quarter-finals at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.
Two of the world’s top three have exited the 2020 Grand Slam of Darts, but eight players’ hopes remain intact heading into Sunday’s quarter-finals. Following the departure from Coventry’s Ricoh Arena of defending champion Gerwyn Price and world champion Peter Wright in recent days, Michael Van Gerwen is firmly the front runner as the latter […]
Aspinall dethrones defending champion Price as Van Gerwen stars in Anderson rout at Grand Slam of Darts
World number six Nathan Aspinall dethroned defending champion Gerwyn Price as the second round of the Grand Slam of Darts reached its conclusion at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena. Price, who was looking to lift the Eric Bristow Trophy for a third time in succession didn’t start too well, trailing Aspinall 3-2 heading into the first break. […]
The second round reaches its conclusion on Saturday evening as six of the eight seeded players battle it out to secure their places in the Grand Slam of Darts quarter-finals. Following the progression of Dimitri Van den Bergh, James Wade, Simon Whitlock and Jose de Sousa on Friday night, four further professionals will join them […]
Michael Smith continues his perfect record at the PDC Winter Series, coming from 4-1 down to defeat José de Sousa in a deciding leg and win Players Championship 20 in Coventry.
Michael Smith ended his two-year title drought whilst denying Jermaine Wattimena in the final on Day One of the PDC Winter Series at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Just days after leading England to the final of the World Cup of Darts in Austria, Smith reached double figures in terms of PDC ranking titles, over […]
Glen Durrant defeated defending champion Michael van Gerwen in a thrilling affair, while both Peter Wright and Gerwyn Price prevailed as the World Series of Darts Finals resumed in Austria. Durrant, who overcame newly-crowned World Matchplay champion Dimitri Van den Bergh on debut in the first round, upped his standard to oust the world number […]
Michael van Gerwen is beaten heavily by Daryl Gurney on his way out of the Premier League as Peter Wright, Nathan Aspinall and Gary Anderson all qualify for the semi-finals.
Premier League Darts Night 16 preview, schedule and predictions: League phase set for drama-filled conclusion
The 2020 Premier League season comes down to the 16th and final night this evening, as five players battle it out for the remaining three play-off places. Surprisingly, five-time champion Michael van Gerwen is one of the five who has no guarantee of a place in the last four. A dip in form since the […]
Michael van Gerwen kept his play-off hopes alive with a 8-6 victory over Gary Anderson on Night 15 of the Premier League at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes. The world number one came through a closely contested encounter against ‘The Flying Scotsman’, which ebbed and flowed throughout. He will still need to rely on […]
Glen Durrant could secure top spot on Friday evening after remaining unbeaten in eight matches since the resumption of Premier League Darts. The penultimate night of behind closed doors action at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes sees three-time world champion Durrant lock horns with reigning champion of the world Peter Wright. Elsewhere on Night […]
Michael van Gerwen’s hopes of reaching the London Play-Offs for an eighth consecutive year suffered yet another blow on Night 14 of the Premier League in Milton Keynes. Van Gerwen had been defeated in four of his seven matches since the restart prior to Thursday evening’s enticing encounter with the table-topping Durrant. The world number […]
Premier League Darts Night 14 preview, schedule and predictions: Van Gerwen vying to end Durrant drought
Michael van Gerwen aims to beat Glen Durrant for the first time on Night 14 of the Premier League as he looks to revive his bid for the London Play-Offs. It is now all but guaranteed that Van Gerwen will finish below top spot for the first time in his eight-season Premier League career. ‘Duzza’, […]
Peter Wright eases past an out of sorts Michael van Gerwen 8-1 in their crucial Premier League clash, while Nathan Aspinall beats Gerwyn Price 8-6, meaning that both 3rd and 4th place change hands.
Premier League Darts Night 13 preview, schedule and predictions: Home straight beckons in Milton Keynes
Glen Durrant will look to finish the job off and end his debut Premier League campaign on top of the pile when the action recommences on Wednesday evening in Milton Keynes. Durrant has a four point lead at the top of the table and could become the first player to deny Michael van Gerwen top […]
Peter Wright's first ever televised nine-darter isn't enough to avoid defeat against Daryl Gurney as the Premier League continues its resumption in Milton Keynes.
Michael van Gerwen and Gary Anderson both come from 4-1 down to register crucial wins in the Premier League as the second stage of the competition gets underway in Milton Keynes.
Premier League Darts Night 10 preview, schedule and predictions: Van Gerwen vying to end losing streak as second phase commences
The second phase of the Premier League commences on Friday evening at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes, with nine players remaining in the tournament. Following the elimination of former world champion Rob Cross on Judgement Night and the conclusion of the Challengers campaign, the race to London’s O2 Arena begins. After losing back-to-back matches, […]
Premier League Darts: Durrant downs Cross meaning former world champion is eliminated on Judgement Night
Rob Cross was eliminated from the Premier League on Thursday’s Judgement Night following a 7-4 defeat to table-topper Glen Durrant in Milton Keynes. Former world champion Cross failed to secure a single point post-lockdown – which ultimately proved pivotal in him finishing rock bottom and departing at the first hurdle. Cross has now been unable […]
Glen Durrant extends his 100% record against five-time Premier League champion Michael van Gerwen to go two points clear at the top of the table.
Wednesday evening is a big night in the fight for Unibet Premier League survival after a dream restart for Daryl Gurney at the foot of the table. A win for him, twinned with defeat for his closest rivals Rob Cross and Gerwyn Price, has seen the gap cut to just a point from safety. Night […]
Premier League Darts: Gurney gains crucial victory in elimination battle as Van Gerwen regains top spot
Daryl Gurney gained a crucial victory over Challenger Chris Dobey, while Michael van Gerwen regained top spot as the Unibet Premier League resumed on Tuesday evening. Gurney lied rock bottom entering the Premier League’s anticipated resumption, though, two points against a well below-par Dobey at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes moved him within one […]
Premier League Darts Night Seven preview, schedule and predictions: World champions collide upon anticipated resumption
After a pandemic hiatus exceeding the five-month mark, Premier League Darts finally returns with an enticing offing on Tuesday evening. In an ideal world, the professional circuit would be down under at this present time, hosting their annual World Series of Darts events in Australia and New Zealand. Instead, it returns behind closed doors in […]
After a shutdown spanning over almost six months, Premier League Darts returns on Tuesday evening albeit behind closed doors at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes. Glen Durrant currently leads the way after a dream start to his debut campaign with world number one Michael van Gerwen hot on his heels. Michael Smith and Nathan […]
Michael Smith is currently third in the standings of the Premier League with seven points, and resumes his bid for a maiden huge televised title on Tuesday evening in Milton Keynes. Allow us to guide you through Aspinall’s season so far, remaining fixtures and his chances of reaching the Play-Offs come the early days of […]
Phil Taylor will headline a group of eight darts names to swap the arrows for the rod and appear in the annual Target Sports Stars Fishing Championship on Tuesday. Taylor and his fellow world champions Gary Anderson, Adrian Lewis and Rob Cross lead the way for team darts at the Tunnel Barn Farm Fishery in […]
After seven sessions of Betfred World Matchplay action, a brace of multiple-time world champions and two younger players bidding for their first major honour contest the semi-finals. Despite the world champion Peter Wright, defending champion Rob Cross and world number one Michael van Gerwen enduring early exits, three Premier League players and a two-time world […]
Michael Smith denied Poland’s Krzysztof Ratajski to progress to the semi-finals of the Betfred World Matchplay, while Gary Anderson also prevailed on Thursday evening. Smith placed memories of a final defeat at the hands of Rob Cross last time around towards the back of his mind as he completed a hard-fought victory over a resilient […]
As the quarter-finals of the Betfred World Matchplay commence in Milton Keynes, neither of the world’s top four remain in the tournament. World number one Michael van Gerwen, world champion Peter Wright, Gerwyn Price and defending champion Rob Cross have all endured early exits at the Matchplay’s temporary home of the Marshall Arena. A massive […]
World Matchplay: Whitlock thrashes Van Gerwen as Aspinall also departs on giant-killing night in Milton Keynes
Michael van Gerwen endured a second round exit at the hands of Simon Whitlock on Day Four of the Betfred World Matchplay, while Nathan Aspinall also departed. The curtain came down on the opening round on Tuesday evening as the second hurdle got underway, but shocks continued to transpire and seeds tumbled. Van Gerwen was […]
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.