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World Matchplay 07 Review – Day 3

Afternoon: Stan James World Matchplay Andy Hamilton 10-6 Mick McGowan Adrian Lewis 10-4 Steve Beaton James Wade 10-7 Wayne Jones Andy Jenkins 10-6 Mark Walsh ANDY HAMILTON 10-6 MICK McGOWAN ANDY HAMILTON moved into the second round with a grinding 10-6 defeat of Mick McGowan in Tuesday’s Stan James World […]

World Matchplay 07 Review – Day 2

Afternoon: JOHN PART announced his intentions at the Stan James World Matchplay with an impressive win over Alan Warriner-Little on Monday. Part produced the best display of the afternoon session on Monday, hitting six 180s and averaged almost 95 in his 10-5 win over Warriner-Little. The Canadian was a semi-final […]

World Matchplay 07 Review – Day 1

KEVIN PAINTER and Roland Scholten came through tie-break thrillers to gain victories on the opening night of the Stan James World Matchplay – while 2004 finalist Mark Dudbridge was dumped from the tournament by Wayne Mardle. An entertaining first night saw Painter, the 2004 World Championship runner-up, show his battling […]

Simon Whitlock Start to Australian Grand Prix

Simon Whitlock took the Saturday and Sunday titles in Wagga Wagga to make the perfect start to the new Park trent Australian Grand Prix. He took the first title 6-0 against Shane Haddy and followed up with a 6-1 win over 2005 AGP Champion Brian Roach the next day. The […]

Circus Tavern Lives On

The Circus Tavern will live on as a darts venue and will play host to four darting legends for a special exhibition night on Friday 31st August. Eric Bristow, Keith Deller, Cliff Lazarenko and Bobby George will team up for the event, which will be hosted by leading referee Russ […]

Vegas Desert Classic 07 Review – Day 4

JOHN PART and Raymond van Barneveld will meet in the semi-finals of the Las Vegas Desert Classic VI on Sunday. Defending champion Part will meet current World Champion van Barneveld at the last four stage in a repeat of the 2006 Desert Classic final, which the Canadian won 6-3. Part […]

Vegas Desert Classic 07 Review – Day 3

JOHN PART and Raymond van Barneveld remain on course for a second successive final at the Las Vegas Desert Classic following contrasting second round wins on Friday. Part, the defending champion, continued his challenge for a second successive title with a narrow 8-7 win over Mark Dudbridge in a tight […]

Vegas Desert Classic 07 Review – Day 2

WORLD CHAMPION Raymond van Barneveld stormed into round two of the Las Vegas Desert Classic with a 6-1 victory over Kevin Painter at the Mandalay Bay Resort on Thursday. The Dutchman averaged almost 103 in a clinical display to see off Painter in style, restricting the world number 15 to […]

World Matchplay 07 Preview

PHIL TAYLOR is bidding to prevent Raymond van Barneveld picking up a third successive major title at the Stan James World Matchplay next week. Van Barneveld has won the last two major tournaments staged by the PDC, the Blue Square UK Open in June and this month’s Las Vegas Desert […]

Vegas Desert Classic 07 Review – Day 1

PHIL TAYLOR suffered a stunning 6-5 defeat to Mark Dudbridge in the biggest upset of the opening day at the Las Vegas Desert Classic VI. Taylor, the 13-time World Champion, has never previously lost in a major tournament to Dudbridge but saw his hopes of picking up a fourth Desert […]

Vegas Desert Classic 07 Preview

THE Las Vegas Desert Classic VI begins at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on Monday, with Phil Taylor looking to claim a fourth title in the event. The tournament will see over 200 players from around the world head to Las Vegas to compete for over £125,000 in prize […]

World Matchplay 07 Schedule

The tournament will see eight-time champion Phil Taylor defend his title, and he has drawn Fleetwood’s Wes Newton in the first round. World Champion Raymond van Barneveld will make his World Matchplay debut alongside fellow Winter Gardens debutants Mervyn King, Michael van Gerwen and Adrian Gray. The opening game of […]

Vegas Desert Classic 07 Schedule

Las Vegas Desert Classic VI – Schedule of Play Wednesday 4 July 11am James Wade v Colin Osborne 11.30am Gary Mawson v Stuart Holden 12pm Andy Hamilton v Steve Beaton 12.30pm Phil Taylor v Mark Dudbridge 1pm Colin Lloydv Wes Newton 1.30pm Terry Jenkins v Ray Carver 2pm Wayne Mardle […]

UK Open 07 Review – Day 4

RAYMOND VAN BARNEVELD retained the Blue Square UK Open title with a 16-8 win over fellow Dutchman Vincent van der Voort at the Reebok Stadium, Bolton on Sunday night. The Dutchman claimed his first PDC title 12 months ago in this event, and repeated his triumph to claim the £30,000 […]

UK Open 07 Review – Day 3

PHIL TAYLOR landed his third nine-darter at the Reebok Stadium during his 11-5 win over Wes Newton in the Blue Square UK Open. Taylor achieved the feat for a fifth time in televised competition during his fifth round victory. Leading only 6-5, Taylor landed back-to-back 180s before hitting treble 20, […]

UK Open 07 Review – Day 2

PHIL TAYLOR will begin his challenge at the Blue Square UK Open on Saturday with a clash against world number four Peter Manley. Taylor, twice the winner of the “FA Cup of Darts” in Bolton, landed the plum tie of round four when the draw was made on Friday evening. […]

UK Open 07 Review – Day 1

TEENAGE wonderkid Michael van Gerwen powered into round two of the Blue Square UK Open as the tournament began on Thursday – but American Ray Carver was the biggest casualty of the opening night. Van Gerwen, the 18-year-old third favourite for the event, overcame Chris McTernan 8-1 at the Reebok […]

UK Open 07 Preview

THE 2007 Blue Square UK Open will see Dutch wonderkid Michael van Gerwen among the hopefuls starting the tournament in round one on Thursday night. The event sees 144 professional stars competing alongside 32 pub qualifiers at the Reebok Stadium over the next four days – with the action taking […]

Premier League 07 Review – Playoffs

PHIL TAYLOR claimed his third successive Holsten Premier League Darts title with a 16-6 win over Terry Jenkins at the Brighton Centre. The 13-time World Champion extended his incredible unbeaten record in the tournament to 44 matches over the three-year history of the Premier League on the South Coast. He […]

International Darts League 07 Review

GARY ANDERSON 6-3 JAMES WADE GARY ANDERSON is the first man into the semi-finals of the Topic International Darts League following a 6-3 win over James Wade. The Scotsman produced an incredible display to see off Wade, finishing with an end average of almost 108 but sitting on a 114 […]