The two youngsters will join 70 other players at Alexandra Palace next month in the 2012 Ladbrokes World Darts Championship, held between 15 December and 2 January, where £1 million prize money is on offer.
Monk’s success means that he will make his debut in the World Championship, although he has played on the Alexandra Palace stage before where he captured the 2011 PDC Under 21 World Championship title.
“It’s feel great to qualify today and play against the senior players on such a big stage like Alexandra Palace,” said a delighted Monk.
“I was 4-1 up in the final and then things started to slip a little and Joe took the next two legs. But I held my throw in the next and I’m so pleased to have done that.
“I felt I could go far today as I have been playing well recently. I’ve practised over four hours everyday for the last few weeks, and the hard work has paid off!”
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