Michael van Gerwen’s dreams of World Matchplay glory were put on hold for another year as he lost out to an amazing performance by Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor on Sunday. Taylor clinched his 15th title at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens with an 18-9 defeat of the reigning World Champion and world number one.
Michael van Gerwen moved one step closer to winning the Bet Victor World Matchplay for the first time after defeating Simon Whitlock in an exciting match on Saturday. Dutch star van Gerwen, the reigning World Champion, won the last four legs to complete victory at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens.
Simon Whitlock and Michael van Gerwen will meet at the last four stage of the World Matchplay on Saturday after the pair won through their quarter-finals.
James Wade and Simon Whitock will meet in the quarter-finals of the Bet Victor World Matchplay for the second consecutive year, while world number one Michael van Gerwen also progressed to the last eight in Blackpool.
Michael van Gerwen, James Wade and Simon Whitlock and Paul Nicholson all won through to the second round of the Bet Victor World Matchplay in Blackpool.
James Wade claimed victory in the Gibraltar Darts Trophy as he defeated Steve Beaton in Sunday’s final, ending a three-year wait for a title. Wade, who has won seven PDC majors, earned his first tournament victory since 2011 with a 6-4 success in the decider.
Vincent van der Voort produced a string of fine performances to take victory at the Austrian Darts Open in Salzburg, defeating Jamie Caven with a brilliant comeback in Sunday’s final. van der Voort, whose glory charge began in Thursday’s qualifying event, fought back from being 5-2 behind in the decider to win 6-5 and claim […]
Simon Whitlock clinched his first PDC title of 2014 by winning Players Championship 12 in Coventry on Sunday. Whitlock defeated James Wade 6-3 in the final, which included a 154 checkout from ‘The Wizard’, as he picked up the £10,000 winner’s check.
Four of the best professional darts players on the planet will be on show when Guildford Spectrum holds The E-Lites Night of Champions 2 on Friday 5 December. A top quality quartet including world number one and reigning World Champion Michael van Gerwen will do battle following the popularity of the inaugural darts event in […]
Michael van Gerwen and Raymond van Barneveld fired the Netherlands to victory in World Cup of Darts by defeating reigning champions England in the final on Sunday. The Dutch pair cruised to a 3-0 success in the best of five final, which began with a stunning van Gerwen whitewash against Phil Taylor before ‘Barney’ repeated […]