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PDC Summer Series Day 1

PDC Summer Series Day 1

A rush of excitement has descended on Milton Keynes as Darts Mad fans starved of real action are finally getting served! Team Darts Mad is present and raring to go with our boys facing the following first round ties: Edgar vs Keegan Brown Vincent van der Meer vs Lisa Ashton […]

Luke Jones Interviews Chris Dobey for Darts Mad

Luke interviews Hollywood Chris Dobey

Luke Jones interviews Hollywood Chris Dobey as the North East darts star gets the final preparations in for the Summer Series. Luke and Chris discuss a wide range of topics including online darts and Chris needing a huge week in Milton Keynes to qualify for the Matchplay. Chris reaffirms his […]

ryan searle signs new deal

Ryan Searle signs major 3,5 year darts manufacturing & sponsorship deal

Heavy Metal fans can rejoice as news breaks that Ryan Searle has signed his first major darts manufacturing deal. The three and a half year deal sees 2020 PC3 winner Searle pen on the dotted line initially until after the 2024 PDC Darts World Championships. It is understood that the […]

2020 BETFRED WORLD MATCHPLAY TO TAKE PLACE BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

2020 BETFRED WORLD MATCHPLAY TO TAKE PLACE BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

For the first time in its 26 year history, the World Matchplay will not take place at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool. Instead, it will take place behind closed doors at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes. The Marshall Arena has been the venue for the PDC Masters since 2015 […]

Steve Brown explains Modern Amateur darts

Steve Brown about Modern Amateur Darts

Steve Brown explains Modern Amateur Darts and how it came about. The announcement last week of Modern Amateur Darts (MAD Darts) was met with excitement in many quarters. Understandably after the shambolic situation the BDO finds itself in, and the many broken promises players and tournaments have faced in recent […]

MAD Darts testimonials (Modern Amateur Darts)

MAD Darts Testimonials

Delighted to finally announce the launch of MAD. Four years after we wrote the Blueprint for amateur darts. We’ve got some amazing support: Phil Taylor “About time, the amateur game has been crying out for a big change for decades. I’ve seen the blueprint, it’s a game changer. Well done […]

Steve Brown Modern Amateur Darts MAD

Modern Amateur Darts (MAD Darts) has arrived

A new dawn for amateur darts has arrived with the launch of Modern Amateur Darts (MAD). In an interview with Phill Barrs CEO Steve Brown explains why he wanted to make a difference to the amateur darts game. He also explains why a change to the amateur side of the […]

Lockdown interview with Devon Petersen

Luke has been very busy recently and his latest interview from home is with “The African Warrior” Devon Petersen. Devon describes himself on his own website as “eccentric” but the interview with Luke shows that there is much more to Devon than that! From catching the darts bug from his […]

Luke Humphries interview

Luke Humphries interview with Darts Mad

Carter is joined by the current PDC World Youth Champion Luke Humphries for an interview for Darts Mad. Back to back Quarter Finalist at the World Championships, Luke discusses those great runs, being World Youth Champion, lock-down and much more. CG: How are you Luke, and how are you coping […]

Cancellations and location changes- Revised PDC 2020 Schedule

Cancellations and location changes- Revised PDC 2020 Schedule

Yesterday the PDC released a press release announcing new dates for the Bet Victor World Cup of Darts and the cancellation of multiple world ranking events.The entire press release is quoted below. The release announces that the World Cup of Darts will now take place having previously been postponed, and […]

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Preview

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Group 3 – Live Updates

Day Three of the 2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs commences tonight, featuring the third group of eight at the last 32 stage. Tonight’s group features the two-time world champion and the legend that is Gary Anderson, the reigning world youth champion Luke Humphries, former World Championship semi finalist Jamie […]

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Preview

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Group 2 – Live Updates

Day Two of the 2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs commences tonight, featuring the second group of eight at the last 32 stage. Tonight’s group features the 2014 BDO world champion Stephen Bunting, three time BDO world champion Glen Durrant, former UK Open semi finalist Alan Tabern and recent tour […]

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Preview

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Group 1 – Live Updates

Day One of the 2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs begins tonight, featuring the first group of eight at the last 32 stage. Tonight’s group features the reigning world champion Peter Wright, Spain’s Cristo Reyes, 2006 BDO World Champion Jelle Klaasen and the lowest ranked player in the draw Ryan […]

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Preview

2020 Low6 PDC Home Tour Play-Offs Last 32 Preview

After 32 entertaining and thrilling nights of the Unibet PDC Home Tour first round, our attention moves to the Low6 Home Tour Play-Offs, which features our 32 group winners that progressed through the first stage. Action on the Pro Tour had been brought to a halt due to the COVID […]

UK quarantine looks set to disrupt the PDC tour

UK quarantine looks set to disrupt the PDC tour

The UK quarantine looks set to disrupt the PDC tour plans after the government confirmed the start date of June 8th. The PDC Pro Tour, Development tour and challenge tour have already been dealt a crushing blow by COVID-19. The news that as of 8th June anyone entering the UK […]

Team Darts Mad take on the mighty Duzza

Team Darts Mad take on the mighty Duzza- PDC At Home

Tuesday sees Team Darts Mad take on the mighty Duzza and Justin Pipe in the PDC At Home series. Dutchmen Maik Kuivenhoven and Vincent van der Meer joined #TeamDartsMad in early March and find themselves drawn in the same group for the Unibet PDC Darts At Home series. They join […]

Woodhouse Rataijski Rydz welcome to Team Darts Mad

Woodhouse Rataijski Rydz welcome to Team Darts Mad

Despite the lockdown shutting down tournament play we are delighted to say “Woodhouse Rataijski Rydz welcome to Team Darts Mad”! As and when the PDC season is able to resume Team Darts Mad will be back bigger and even stronger than before. Woodhouse Rataijski Rydz welcome to Team Darts Mad […]

Lewis and Smith win CG Darts Pairs

Jamie Lewis and Justin Smith tasted pairs victory in the CG Darts Pairs Competition. The Welsh Duo came through a field of 13 pairs, defeating Bradley Brooks and Dom Taylor 6-2 in the final. They didn’t have it easy. In the first round they were drawn against Glen Durrant and […]

Worst case scenario PDC world rankings

Worst case scenario PDC world rankings

The COVID-19 fall out has deeply affected the PDC schedule for 2020 with countless postponements of ranking events needing rescheduling. The PDC have been brilliant in juggling these unfortunate events, rearranging key events and cancelling some of the exhibition events like the World Series and Champions League. A big problem […]

Revised 2020 PDC tournament schedule

Revised 2020 PDC tournament schedule

With the announcement today by the PDC of a large number of postponements in the schedule we have discontinued our previous Calendar updates and will carry on with a fresh overview. As well as the Euro tour events being rescheduled as expected (Germany has banned all events until at least […]