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The Darts Mad darts blog is where our writers from all over the world blog about darts.

The Darts Mad bloggers are darts enthusiasts from all over the globe, and include professional darts players from the PDC and PDC Asian tours.


The global attraction of darts

The global attraction of darts

Darts is huge and darts is everywhere. If you doubt the global attraction of the sport of darts take a look on TV wherever you are in the world and you are bound to see one and a soap or comedy. Hollywood has been involved and now even the mighty […]

glen durrant-the story so far in the pdc

Glen Durrant – The Story So Far In The PDC

Today we will be taking a look at Glen Durrant’s story so far in the the PDC. ‘Duzza’ who made the switch from the BDO over to the PDC 15 months ago has risen up the PDC rankings to 19th in the world. He is a winner of two PDC […]

60 jaar Edgar op Ally Pally

Op het WK van 2019 maakte Matthew Edgar zijn debuut op het podium van Ally Pally en werd zo de 2de Edgar die in Alexandra Palace mocht darten. Een duik in het familie archief brengt ons nooit eerder vertoonde beelden van 60 jaar Edgar op Ally Pally 60 jaar Edgar […]

60 years of Edgar at Ally Pally

In the 2019 Matthew Edgar made his debut on stage at Ally Pally in the 2019 PDC World Championships but he isn’t the first Edgar to grace the stage. In his latest video Matthew takes us through the family archives. 60 years of Edgar at Ally Pally Long before Matt […]

Super Ted wins first ever CG Darts Bedroom Tournament

The CG Darts Bedroom Competition

The first official CG Darts Bedroom Tournament has been completed! The tournament was set up on earlier this week, it was run for fun and despite no prize money involved, I sent out 32 invitations and all players wanted to play. Some players decided to face time each other, some […]

Covid 19 what now for the 2020 PDC Season

Lock down, Covid-19 and the 2020 PDC season

With events progressing rapidly we look at lock down Covid-19 and the 2020 PDC season and possible outcomes. On the 23rd of March the UK government announced far reaching restrictions on the UK which had been preceded by a near identical announcement by the dutch government an hour and a […]

Rob Cross Darts

Rob Cross darts player profile

Name Rob Cross Nationality British Nickname Voltage Darts Used Target 21g Signature dart Walk On Song Feeling Hot hot hot- The Merrymen Left / Right Right Twitter @RobCross180 Birthday 21-09-1990 Rob Cross darts player profile Best results in PDC Majors: PDC World Championship Winner 2018 World Matchplay Winner 2019 World […]

How the PDC pro tour events work

How the PDC pro tour events work

Our resident pro and Team Darts Mad member Matthew Edgar is always on hand to explain more about the inner workings of darts on the PDC tour. In his recent EdgarTV special Matt took us through the UK Open from a player’s perspective. That video provided a fascinating insight to […]

The UK Open as a player

The UK Open as a player

Michael van Gerwen defeated Gerwyn Price in Minehead last night so now is a good time to look at the UK Open as a player. Here at Darts Mad we are in the unique position of sponsoring players on the PDC tour, and especially to be working so closely with […]

Nitin Kumar on COVID-19 and PDC Asia Tour

Nitin Kumar on COVID-19 and PDC Asia Tour

In his latest blog Nitin Kumar addresses the impact of the Corona virus on his travel plans from his country of residence, Dubai, and the impact the virus is having on the PDC Asian Tour, which is where he plays his professional darts. There is no doubt that the Corona […]

Wayne Warren Carter Guiney Darts

Scottish Darts Open! – Blog!

Here is my blog (Carter) of my trip to the Scottish Open last weekend. I got there on the Friday, traveled with Northern Ireland captain Neil Duff and Northern Ireland manager Gareth Chambers. I got to the venue about 7 on the Friday and I had a practice ahead of […]

Ryan Searle darts

PC3 – A Day to Remember for Ryan Searle

It was a day to remember for Ryan Searle when he picked up his first PDC ranking title in Playere Championship 3, where he defeated the world number one Michael van Gerwen in the final, as he sealed an empathic 8-6 victory over the Dutchman. Searle, 32, who came so […]

Nitin Kumar joins Darts Mad

Nitin Kumar joins Darts Mad

We are thrilled to be able to announce Nitin Kumar joins Darts Mad’s team of bloggers. Professional darts player from India Nitin “The Royal Bengal” Kumar has twice competed at the PDC World Championships, most recently losing out to Brendan Dolan at Ally Pally. Playing on the PDC Asian Tour […]

What happened to the PDC originals

What happened to the PDC originals-Matthew Edgar looks back

The history of the formation of the PDC has been covered many many times in various media. But what happened to the PDC originals, Matthew Edgar looks back on the 16 players that broke from the BDO. In a two part series Matthew looks at the 16 players that formed […]

PDC Q School 2020

PDC Q-School UK Day 2 draw

The draw has been made for PDC Q-School UK day 2. We have highlighted some of the first round ties of interest. Last 512 John Brown – | – Tony Wood Ricky King – | – Daniel O’Donnell Andrew Pullen – | – Dean Owen Jaikob Selby-Rivas – | – […]

PDC Q School 2020

Monk Dennant Greaves among early casualties- Q-School Day 1

Q-School is underway in Wigan and Hildesheim and some of the more well known names of the game have fallen at the first few hurdles on Day 1: Wigan: First Round Monk Dennant Fullwell Greaves Duo Osborne Fitton Barilli Barry Corrine Hammond Scott Taylor Winstanley Second round Asada Suzuki Harrington […]

Darlo Pete at the DSRM Christmas Open

Darlo Pete at the DSRM Christmas Open

Recently, I have participated in an annual Christmas darts competition at the Darlington and Simpson Rolling Mills Club, with players from all over the North East and further afield also in attendance. The event had 74 entries and was hosted by two friends Neil Makepeace and Aidan Reid. About the […]

About Darts Mad

Established in 2006 Darts Mad is proud to be a darts news website written by the fans for the fans. Community contributors provide global, national and local news from the world of darts. As of September 2019 Darts Mad has officially been brought back to life and welcoming an all […]

Are interviews straight after a game a good idea?

Are interviews straight after a game a good idea?

There are always moments when players will say something about an opponent ” In the heat of the moment” as we have seen earlier this tournament already. Question needs to be asked “are interviews straight after a game a good idea?”, with van Gerwen, van Barneveld and now Huybrechts giving […]