Simmo

Former county youth darts and super league player, freelance sports writer since 2011 and former press officer in motorsport.

Gurney Shines In Manchester

The scene was set as Premier League darts landed in Manchester. Michael van Gerwen and Rob Cross both sat in the controlling positions with three players – Wade, Price and Suljovic – on 15 points and Daryl Gurney on 14 points. Of those players it would be Wade and Price who sat in the play-off […]

Price And Smith Produce Sparks

The crowd poured into the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff with the prospect of some exhilarating games to be witnessed. Questions were going to be answered this evening. Could Rob Cross overcome the previous thrashings from Michael van Gerwen? On the back of his Players Championship form, could James Wade replicate those performances? Could Suljovic, Wright […]

The Future Is Bright. The Future Has Always Been Bright

Darts as a world sport is a funny old thing, compared to others. That last comment is a compliment. Please do not take it in any other manner. Let me explain. Youngsters who get involved in playing darts are more likely to meet, talk-to and play against their heroes than most sports you can mention […]