Seeds Sweep Clean: Top 8 Make Quarters

Reigning champions Scotland were forced to come through a Doubles decider to reach the quarter-finals of the Cazoo World Cup of Darts on Saturday, while former winners England and Wales also survived scares in Frankfurt. For the first time in World Cup history, the quarter-final line-up features all eight seeded nations, setting up a blockbuster finale at the Eissporthalle on Sunday. Scottish duo Peter Wright … Continue reading Seeds Sweep Clean: Top 8 Make Quarters

Smith Scores Pro Tour Hatrick

Michael Smith won Players Championship Event 16 in Niederhausen after beating Dirk van Duijvenbode 8-6 in the Final. Bully Boy will represent his country in Frankfurt in 2 days’ time and will go into the World Cup off the back of a third consecutive Pro Tour title, after winning events 14 and 15 last month.  The affair certainly produced high quality scoring from both players, … Continue reading Smith Scores Pro Tour Hatrick

Dutch Open Finalist Noppert To Lead Netherlands

WITH Michael van Gerwen announcing he will miss the World Cup next month, UK Open champion Danny Noppert will be the highest-ranked Dutch player at the tournament. The Freeze reached the Final of the weekend’s Dutch Darts Championship losing to Michael Smith 8-7.  The St Helens Ace is still yet to win a TV major in the PDC having lost in numerous finals including the … Continue reading Dutch Open Finalist Noppert To Lead Netherlands