MICHAEL VAN GERWEN will begin his defence of the World Matchplay title against former Lakeside Champion Stephen Bunting as the world number one bids for a third consecutive triumph at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens.
The draw was made in Las Vegas on Tuesday, as Simon Whitlock, Robert Thornton, John Henderson and Steve West also learnt their first round opponents. (more…)
MICHAEL VAN GERWEN clinched his third European Tour title of 2017 with a marvellous victory in the Austrian Darts Open on Sunday.
The World Champion defeated Michael Smith 6-5 in a thrilling final in Vienna to make it back-to-back glories, following his triumph in Hamburg earlier this month. (more…)
Robert Thornton has expressed his gratitude and joy following the announcement of the extension of his sponsorship deal with Red Dragon.
Thornton who has won the UK Open, World Grand Prix and several PDC ProTour titles with his Red Dragon Darts has renewed the long-term deal until 2022. (more…)