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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 – | – Ray Marshall Daniel Cox – […]

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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 Temple Burnett Parletti Hildesheim: First […]

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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 competition, Aidan said: “both Neil […]

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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 interviews that can be deemed […]

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PDC World Championship Day 12 Preview

Darts returns to Ally Pally today after its usual Christmas break with 6 mouthwatering ties to entertain even the most hungover from the festive days. PDC World Championship Day 12 Preview Whitlock vs King First up are the two veteran campaigners Whitlock and King. Both struggled for form earlier in the season but as is […]

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3 roads to the PDC for Fallon Sherrock

Quiet has descended on Ally Pally as the PDC World Championships take their Christmas break before returning on December 27th. We will take this opportunity to examine the 3 roads to the PDC for Fallon Sherrock who has created quite the story of the pre-Christmas action. Sherrock Queen of the Palace When she qualified for […]

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Jelle Klaasen “I’ve paid for my mistake for seven years”

In the RTL 7 Darts studio yesterday, Jelle Klaasen reacted to the statements of Michael van Gerwen, who in an emotional press conference after the match between the two Dutchmen at the Darts World Cup opened up old wounds about the relationship between the two darts players. Klaasen and Van Gerwen competed against each other […]

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Carters PDC World Championships Preview

With the PDC World Championships hours away from getting underway, I have decided to do a quick preview. On the opening night, we will see the world number one and current world champion Michael van Gerwen take on either Jelle Klaasen or Kevin Burness. Michael is of course the tournament favourite and everyone is expecting […]

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Darts exhibition for Macmillan Cancer Support

For his first article for Darts Mad Darlo Pete headed off to a darts exhibition for Macmillan Cancer Support. The event took place on the 30th November at the Grey Horse, Haughton in Darlington. Macmillan Cancer support is one of the largest British charities and provides specialist health care, information and financial support to people […]

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Darlo Pete joins team Darts Mad

We are delighted to announce that Darlo Pete joins team Darts Mad. Originally from Tullibody near Alloa in the county of Clackmannanshire, Scotland Pete now lives in County Durham and will be reporting on local darts events. Durham, situated in the North East of England is a hotbed of darts. Stars such as Glen Durrant, […]

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