A Darter’s Diary with Ricky Williams: Watching back my defeat in Hamburg has helped me

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Some players never watch their games back on TV, but that is exactly what I did this week. Continue reading “A Darter’s Diary with Ricky Williams: Watching back my defeat in Hamburg has helped me”

Tom’s Tungsten Column: Future of the PDC is in safe hands after maiden wins

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First title: Gerwyn Price won the Players Championship in Barnsley on Sunday PICTURE: LAWRENCE LUSTIG/PDC

Well, what a weekend it has been in the PDC for the future of the sport, with maiden wins for both Josh Payne and Gerwyn Price. Continue reading “Tom’s Tungsten Column: Future of the PDC is in safe hands after maiden wins”

Alex Moss: Switch to the Lakeside has barely papered over the cracks

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Amid growing speculation this week, the BDO confirmed yesterday morning that they were switching venues for this year’s World Trophy, from the Victoria Warehouse in Manchester to the Lakeside Country Club at Frimley Green. Continue reading “Alex Moss: Switch to the Lakeside has barely papered over the cracks”

A Darter’s Diary with Ricky Williams: Time to put things right after missing last events

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Well it has certainly been an interesting month for myself. I was a bit stupid and I missed the deadline for the Players Championship triple header. Continue reading “A Darter’s Diary with Ricky Williams: Time to put things right after missing last events”

Is this really going to be the ‘New Era’ for the BDO?

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It was the announcement which they had been waiting for. The BDO revealed on Thursday that they would be returning to the UK’s television screens this year with the three-day World Trophy event set to be shown on free to air TV at the end of next month. Continue reading “Is this really going to be the ‘New Era’ for the BDO?”

Momentum with Thornton as the Premier League gets set for Judgement Night

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Three players are battling it out to avoid elimination from the Betway Premier League tonight, but only one will end Judgement Night in eighth place to survive. Continue reading “Momentum with Thornton as the Premier League gets set for Judgement Night”

A Darter’s Diary with Ricky Williams: Confidence is boosted after winning ET4 qualifier

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Getting through the UK Qualifiers for the European Darts Matchplay was a massive confidence boost. Continue reading “A Darter’s Diary with Ricky Williams: Confidence is boosted after winning ET4 qualifier”

Could Wade sneak into the play-offs this season?

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He’s a former Premier League winner and has also won the World Matchplay, UK Open and World Grand Prix during his career, but few would have predicted James Wade as one of their four players to make it through to the end of season play-offs in this year’s Betway Premier League. Continue reading “Could Wade sneak into the play-offs this season?”

Has MVG now took Taylor’s crown as the best ever?

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Game on: Michael van Gerwen gets ready for his walk-on at the Alexandra Palace PICTURE: ZIMBIO

It’s hard to think of a world where the answer to the question: ‘who is the best ever darts player?’ would not be Phil Taylor. Yet, in the early months of 2016 another name is mounting a real claim to that title. Continue reading “Has MVG now took Taylor’s crown as the best ever?”