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  After a gruelling week at the PDC Winter Series, Ryan will be raring to go for the PDC Grand Slam of Darts. Having narrowly missed out on an automatic qualification spot last Monday, after suffering a 5-1 defeat in the quarter-finals to Justin Pipe, Ryan had to do it […]

Competitive 121 Practice Game

  Something a little different today! I thought I’d share with you a practice game I’ve developed over lockdown – a twist on the popular 121 game, loved by darts fans for years. So, we’re all familiar with the practice game of 121. You start on 121, and try to […]

Loxley PDC Winter Series Day 5 Report

  With the PDC’s first ever Winter Series coming to a close, the three Loxley sponsored players know what’s at stake, with each aiming for their own individual goals come the end of the day. A contrasting week for the three, with each hitting different heights in the final five […]

Loxley PDC Winter Series Day 4 Report

 With the PDC Winter Series beginning to come to a close, Ryan Searle, Matthew Edgar and Aaron Beeney all know that it truly is now, or never. With all three well adjusted to the environment after the first three days, personal goals are firmly in their minds as they look […]

R.I.P ALAN GLAZIER 1939-2020

All of us at Dartsmad are saddened to learn that the former BDO World Championship semi finalist and former News of the World runner up Alan Glazier has passed away at the age of 81. He passed away on Thursday morning after being rushed into hospital overnight. He had been […]

Loxley PDC Winter Series Day 3 Report

  With just one win between them so far in the PDC Winter Series, team Loxley will look to rectify things today as they toe the oche for Day 3. Fresh off the back of just his third ever ProTour victory, Aaron Beeney will want to build on his progress […]

Loxley PDC Winter Series Day 2 Report

  After a bitterly disappointing day from team Loxley on Day 1 of the PDC Winter Series, the three will look to rectify their mistakes today, and get their campaigns off to a fresh start. With the initial day one nerves out the way, I followed Ryan Searle, Matthew Edgar, […]

Loxley PDC Winter Series Day 1 Report

  A tough task for the Loxley sponsored players today, as they were drawn to face  both current, and former champions at nearly every stage! I follow Ryan Searle, Matthew Edgar and Aaron Beeney in the first day of the PDC Winter Series, as they look to get their campaigns […]

Loxley PDC Winter Series Preview

  With the PDC Winter Series just hours away, starting with the PDC Grand Slam qualifier, I take a look at just what each Loxley sponsored player has at stake over the course of the week, with Ryan Searle, Matthew Edgar and Aaron Beeney all looking to make their own […]

scarlet darts review

Scarlet 24g Darts Review

A revolutionary take on a classic design; for me, these are my favourite set of darts made by Loxley to date. With three contrasting, and yet complimenting grip sections, each with their own unique style, the Loxley Scarlet’s can be used universally, with each grip section offering something unique to […]

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Heavy Metal darts shirt review

One of the most likeable characters in the game, Ryan Searle has gone from strength-to-strength in recent years, as he hunts down a spot in the Top 16 of the PDC rankings. With new sponsor Loxley Darts by his side, he looks set to continue his pursuit, with the goal […]

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Aaron Beeney dart shirt review

(Image: Even Callan can’t resist a look at Aaron’s new shirt!) When you think of the best looking darts shirts, your mind jumps to Ricky Evans, with his black, blue and pink Target shirt, or Wayne Mardle, with his unique Hawaiian style shirt. For me, the new Loxley Aaron Beeney […]

Steve Hine dart shirt review

Steve Hine darts shirt review

In his hunt to reclaim his PDC Tour Card, Steve Hine has all the tools available to him to perform at the very top of the game. With his flights on sale now, and darts on the way, today I take a look into the third component in his darting […]


The 2020 Unibet European Championship commences tomorrow at the Konig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany. It will be the thirteenth edition of the tournament and the first one to be held at this venue. It was originally going to take place at the Westfalenhallen in Dortmund, but it was moved […]

nasir darts review

Darts review – Nasir 22g

Inspired by the Saracen Outlaw of Sherwood Forest, the Loxley Nasir darts will ensure you can fight to the end of any match with the same consistency and ruthlessness as when you started. Much like how Nasir rarely spoke, the subtle grip allows you to do the talking on the […]

Robin of Loxley dart review

Robin of Loxley dart review

Since the dawn of darts, manufacturers and players alike have always looked for the next unique style of grip. Whether it’s Target, with their revolutionary ‘Pixel’ and ‘Cortex’ grip, or Performance Darts with their unique ‘Sticky Grip’, manufacturers have constantly looked for means to bring new ideas to the fore, […]

matthew edgar dart shirt review

Matthew Edgar dart shirts review

I’m always up for learning something new, or trying something out of the ordinary. For me, this review is just that – for the first time, I’ll be reviewing dart shirts! I’ll be taking a closer look at both of the shirts designed and manufactured by Loxley darts for their […]

Ryan Searle - Heavy Metal Darts


With his signature darts out on sale, and his new shirts safely stored in his suitcase, Loxley new-boy Ryan Searle is set to rock the Ricoh Arena as he competes in the PDC Grand Prix for the first time in his career. He faces a tough task in his opening […]


The 2020 BoyleSports will commence tomorrow at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, West Midlands. It will be the 23rd staging of the event and it will be the first time since 2001 that the tournament will be held away from its original home at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin. This […]

Is James Wade the world number 1?

PDC OoM Top-16 in years

Some incredible and Mad darts statistics come out in this video from #TeamDartsMad star Matthew Edgar. The PDC Order of Merit Top-16 in terms of consecutive time spent. Matthew asks: The PDC world rankings are judged on prize money earned from all events. But what would the top 16 look […]