Carl Fletcher: How Fallon Sherrock’s World Championship exploits have surpassed the realms of expectations

Carl Fletcher, one of the leading and most respected statistical analysts in the sport, delves into the stats behind Fallon Sherrock’s history-making debut. There’s no doubt that the most significant story from the opening 11 days of the William Hill World Darts Championship has been Fallon Sherrock creating history, defeating both Ted Evetts and Mensur […]

Five-star Wade adds to title tally in Barnsley

James Wade claimed his fifth PDC title of the year following a narrow 8-6 victory over Dave Chisnall in Players Championship 24 as John Henderson nailed the nine-darter. Wade had already lifted four events, which included a weekend double, prior to Wednesday’s glory, and sealed further success in Barnsley. ‘The Machine’ began his campaign with […]

Resolute Ratajski swoops on fifth PDC title in Hildesheim

Krzysztof Ratajski lifted his fifth PDC title, beating Dimitri van den Bergh 8-7 in the final, as the Players Championship series debuted in Hildesheim. Poland’s Ratajski, who pocketed a trio of titles last year, doubled his title tally for 2019 at Halle 39 in Germany, breaking into the PDC’s top 32 in the process, becoming […]

Clayton conquers Clemens to clinch third PDC crown

Jonny Clayton defeated world number 57, Gabriel Clemens, to claim his third PDC title and Players Championship 10 glory at the Barnsley Metrodome. With Gary Anderson, Michael van Gerwen, Gerwyn Price, Daryl Gurney and Rob Cross absent, it was Wales’ Clayton who reigned victorious as ‘The Ferret’ clinched £10,000 for his efforts. Clayton got off […]

Cross and Price among quarter-finalists while Wade departs

Rob Cross and former UK Open finalist, Gerwyn Price, progressed to the quarter-finals of the 2019 Ladbrokes UK Open, while former champion, James Wade, and Dave Chisnall departed on day two at Butlin’s Resort in Minehead. Price, who fell short two years ago in Minehead in a final defeat against Peter Wright, continued his terrific […]