Paul Mason

Price Reveals Intention To Appeal Hefty DRA Fine

In a Sky Sports Podcast this week, Gerwyn Price has admitted he intends to fight his hefty fine handed down by the DRA earlier this year. The Welshman received an eye watering £21,500 fine from the regulatory body, as well as a three months suspended ban, mainly for his part in heated exchanges and altercations […]

Former Footballer Registers For BDO Denmark Open

In a Darts story straight out of left field, former Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid midfielder, Rafael van der Vaart has entered the BDO Danish Open, which takes place on the weekend of May the 4th and 5th in Esbjerg, home of the last club that the Dutchman played for before being forced to retire […]

Unibet Premier League – Week 12 Preview & Predictions

The Unibet Premier League hits the Principality this week, with the Welsh capital city of Cardiff, and the Motorpoint Arena hosting the action. The race for the finals night at the O2 Arena in London is hotting up, with several key clashes taking place. I actually correctly picked the outcomes of all four games (for […]

Can Wright Arrest His Slide?

Peter Wright is a man in real danger of sliding down the rankings during 2019, if he is unable to stop his recent slump in TV competitions in particular. His recent performances in the Premier League have been a major cause for concern. A more subdued Wright has three draws and three defeats in his […]

Wade Routs Smith To Take PC9 Title

James Wade got back into the winner’s enclosure on Grand National day by triumphing at Players Championship 9 in Barnsley. With many of the top players missing, including Gary Anderson, Gerwyn Price and Daryl Gurney, it still proved to be familiar faces in the final, with “The Machine” meeting Michael Smith for the first prize. […]

Unibet Premier League Week 10 Previews & Predictions

With the threat of relegation banished, and the “Contenders” done for 2019 at least, concentration shifts to the race for the play offs in the Unibet Premier League. Raymond van Barneveld was the man eliminated from the competition, with two thumping defeats to Daryl Gurney and Michael van Gerwen sending him packing from the tournament, […]

Unibet Premier League – Week 8 Previews & Predictions

The Unibet Premier League continues across Europe, and goes double Dutch, starting on Wednesday night. The AHOY Arena in Rotterdam, Holland hosts back to back nights, where by the end of Thursday night’s play, we will know the player eliminated from the field. It’s  a crucial two nights, especially for the players near the foot […]

Unibet Premier League – Week 7 Previews & Predictions

The Unibet Premier League goes international this week, as the show piece event rolls in to The Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin, Germany. It’s a huge venue, and one of the highlights of the PDC calendar. The league is taking some shape, and there will be plenty of players looking to make positive moves up the […]

Unibet Premier League – Week 6 Previews & Predictions

After a rare weekend off from Players Championship duty, the PDC Premier League rolls into Nottingham this Thursday, as the Motorpoint Arena hosts the action. The league has yet to take shape, and there is plenty to play for as the nine jockey for position. There’s a tasty clash between current World Champion, and Order […]

Unibet Premier League – Week 5 Previews & Predictions

After what was a breath taking UK Open in Minehead last weekend, Premier League action resumes in earnest this Thursday night. The BHGE in Aberdeen is the setting for the second visit to Scotland of 2019, with some mouth watering matches in prospect. Here I preview this weeks clashes Michael Smith (8th) v Rob Cross […]

Nathan Aspinall – Cashing In On His New Found Success

 Up until January this year, Stockport’s claim to world darting royalty was BDO stalwarts Tony O’Shea and Darryl Fitton. Fitton won the BDO World Trophy, and numerous other events, while O’Shea suffered Lakeside heartbreak in three World Championship finals. In the last few months however, they have been firmly unseated by an emerging force in […]

Premier League Night 3 Previews & Predictions

Premier League Darts – Week 3 Preview, Dublin The Unibet Premier League reaches the Emerald Isle this week, after spells in the North East and Scotland for weeks one and two of the competition. The 3Arena in Dublin is the venue, in what is always a massively attended event. Here I preview and (try to!) […]

Premier League Preview & Predictions – Week 2, Glasgow

Premier League – Week 2 Preview & Predictions The Unibet Premier League bandwagon rolls into The SSE Arena in Glasgow on Thursday night, with an eagerly expected guest appearance from three time, and reigning BDO World Champion, Glen Durrant, one of the highlights. Here I preview the night’s entertainment. Peter Wright (6th) v Michael Smith […]

Can Barney Go Out With A Bang?

Prior to the 2019 PDC William Hill World Darts Championship, legendary five times World Champion, Raymond van Barneveld, announced the 2020 version of the showpiece event would be his last event in the sport. His great rival, Phil Taylor, went out on his terms, and with a bang in 2017. “The Power” captured a fairy tale sixteenth World Matchplay Title […]