2017 PDC World Championships

 Last updated Nov 13, 7:21pm     Micko70 on Darts    0 Comments    684 Views

The 2017 PDC World Championships starts on December 15th and finishes with the final on January 2nd 2017. As usual, every player will play their qualifier and or first round match before Christmas. Fellow OLBG Blogger Tommy Buckley has also written a blog on this event, this can be viewed by clicking HERE You can check out daily what OLBG members are backing by looking in this link for all the Darts Tips The Format & Prizemoney 72 players will... [ Read More ]

2018 PDC Darts World Championships - stats, facts and Ante-post preview

 Last updated Dec 13, 8:41pm     tbuckley on Darts    3 Comments    2754 Views

2018 PDC Darts World Championships - stats, facts and Ante-post preview It's getting close to Christmas now and while I'm delighted to say that means plenty of interesting, high quality football and horse racing action, it's sporting drama of a different kind that really gets me interested, the PDC Darts World Championships from Alexandra Palace in London. 2 weeks of packed out crowds dressed as absolutely anything ranging from Batman, Snow White, Mr Men, Christmas Puddings, bowling balls, men in... [ Read More ]

2017 PDC Darts World Championships - stats, facts and Ante-post preview

 Last updated Dec 9, 1:43am     tbuckley on Darts    1 Comment    1780 Views

2017 PDC Darts World Championships - stats, facts and Ante-post preview It's getting close to Christmas now and while I'm delighted to say that means plenty of interesting, high quality football and horse racing action, it's sporting drama of a different kind that really gets me interested, the PDC Darts World Championships from Alexandra Palace in London. 2 weeks of packed out crowds dressed as absolutely anything ranging from Batman, Snow White, Mr Men, Christmas Puddings, bowling balls, men in... [ Read More ]

2016 Grand Slam of Darts

 Last updated Nov 8, 9:56pm     Micko70 on Darts    0 Comments    737 Views

The 2016 Grand Slam Of Darts is sponsored by Singha Beer and takes place in Wolverhampton from November 12th to November 20th, the event will be screened live by Sky Sports. To read who OLBG members are backing then click HERE to read their tips FORMAT The format for this event is Legs only and starts with 32 players. These players are split into 8 Groups of 4, with each player playing the other 3 players in their group over... [ Read More ]

Unibet Grand Prix

 Last updated Sep 28, 9:24am     Micko70 on Darts    1 Comment    812 Views

The Unibet World Grand Prix is that special darts event where you have to start with a double. It takes place in Dublin and runs from October 2nd until the 8th. Robert Thornton is the reigning champion after beating Michael Van Gerwen 5-4 in last years final. The 1st round is best of 3 sets, the 2nd round and quarter finals are best of 5 sets, the semi final is best of 7 sets and the final is best of... [ Read More ]

World Matchplay Darts

 Last updated Jul 11, 12:21pm     Micko70 on Darts    0 Comments    661 Views

The Betvictor World Matchplay Darts Tournament runs between July 16th & 24th and is held at The Winter Gardens in Blackpool. Michael Van Gerwen is the reigning champion, after beating James Wade 18-12 in the final and picking up the £100,000 winners prize. ENTRANTS The 32 players taking part are as follows - TOP 16 Player QUALIFIERS Player 1 Michael van Gerwen 1 Benito van de Pas 2 Gary Anderson 2 Mensur Suljovic 3 Phil Taylor 3 Gerwyn Price 4... [ Read More ]

Premier League Of Darts 2016

 Last updated Jan 4, 12:36pm     Micko70 on Darts    7 Comments    707 Views

Now that the World Championships are over for another year and Gary Anderson wins again for the 2nd year on the spin, thoughts head towards the Premier League Of Darts The PDC have already announced which 10 players will take part in the event this year, 8 of the 10 players who took part last year, take part again this year, only Stephen Bunting & Kim Huybrechts miss out, and are replaced by Michael Smith, who makes his debut in... [ Read More ]

More First Round Upsets

 Last updated Dec 21, 2:09pm     Hogsback on Darts    1 Comment    693 Views

Monday see's the PDC World Championship First Round revert to an evening session only. It looks like a good one, though, and could have a few long shot winners. Michael Smith v Jeffrey de Zwaan ***de Zwaan (Win Match (2way)) 4.5 Paddy Power Michael Smith is the obvious choice to win. Jeffrey de Zwaan of Holland, however, this year beat Phil Taylor in a UK Open Qualifier. He threw a 9 Dart Finish in a PDPA Players Championship in Barnsley.... [ Read More ]

2016 PDC Darts World Championships - stats, facts and Ante-post preview

 Last updated Dec 9, 1:57am     tbuckley on Darts    6 Comments    2518 Views

2016 PDC Darts World Championships - stats, facts and Ante-post preview It's getting close to Christmas now and while I'm delighted to say that means plenty of interesting, high quality football and horse racing action, it's sporting drama of a different kind that really gets me interested, the PDC Darts World Championships from Alexandra Palace in London. 2 weeks of packed out crowds dressed as Batman, Snow White, Mr Men, Christmas Puddings, bowling balls, men in dresses, women with false... [ Read More ]

World Matchplay Darts 2015

 Last updated Jul 6, 10:40pm     Micko70 on Darts    0 Comments    944 Views

The 2015 World Matchplay Darts will be sponsored by Betvictor and will take place at The Winter Gardens in Blackpool Phil Taylor has won this event 15 times and only 6 other players have lifted this title, only Rod Harrington has won it more than once (Apart from Phil) 32 players take part in the event, the top 16 in the PDC Order of Merit are the seeded players and the remaining 16 players are the next 16 players in... [ Read More ]