Michael van Gerwen won eight straight legs as he beat Rob Cross 8-2 in Cardiff Michael van Gerwen returned to the top of the Premier League as he came from behind to thrash former leader Rob Cross in Cardiff. 2018 World Champion Cross raced into a 2-0 lead before Van Gerwen fought back with a
Darts fan Rafael van der Vaart meets former PDC world champion Raymond van Barneveld Former Tottenham midfielder Rafael van der Vaart had a decent aim when it came to scoring goals, but can he hit the bullseye with a dart? The ex-Netherlands international, 36, will swap the pitch for the oche when he makes his
Gerwyn Price was said to be “overly aggressive in his behaviour in his matches” in the Grand Slam of Darts Gerwyn Price says he will contest his £21,500 fine and suspended three-month ban for his behaviour at the Grand Slam of Darts in November 2018. The Welshman beat Gary Anderson in an ill-tempered final but
Rob Cross averaged 102.03 in his Premier League win against Peter Wright in Liverpool Rob Cross stayed top of the Premier League table after he overcame Peter Wright in the first of Thursday’s fixtures in Liverpool. The 2018 world champion powered into a 6-2 lead against Scotsman Wright who later launched a comeback. ‘Snakebite’ Wright
Daryl Gurney has won two televised PDC major titles A Michael van Gerwen comeback and Daryl Gurney’s loss on home soil were the biggest stories from Thursday’s Premier League fixtures in Belfast. Van Gerwen trailed Gerwyn Price 5-1 but the world champion won six of the last eight legs for a 7-7 draw. Northern Irishman
Raymond van Barneveld is one of only three men to have won at least five world darts titles Five-time world champion Raymond van Barneveld says he will continue playing for the rest of 2019, a day after announcing his immediate retirement. The 51-year-old Dutchman had originally planned to quit after the next PDC World Championship
Raymond van Barneveld has announced his retirement with immediate effect after his 7-1 Premier League defeat by Michael van Gerwen in Rotterdam. The Dutchman’s elimination from the tournament was confirmed on Wednesday after his loss to Daryl Gurney. After a rousing reception in front of a packed home crowd, reigning world champion Van Gerwen raced
Raymond van Barneveld won the Premier League Darts title in 2014 Raymond van Barneveld’s final Premier League campaign will end on Thursday after his elimination from the tournament was confirmed in Rotterdam. The Dutchman’s loss to Daryl Gurney, coupled with Michael Smith’s win over Gerwyn Price, confirmed he will be bottom of the table after
Rob Cross reached the last four of the 2018 Premier League Rob Cross went two points clear at the top of the Premier League with a win in Berlin, coupled with a defeat for his closest challenger Michael van Gerwen. Cross beat Gerwyn Price 7-4 in the opening match – the former world champion’s fourth
Michael van Gerwen continued his winning record in matches against Gerwyn Price Michael van Gerwen and Rob Cross are neck-and-neck at the top of a tight Premier League table after both earning wins in Nottingham on Thursday. World number one Van Gerwen eased past Gerwyn Price 7-2, after Cross had beaten Raymond van Barneveld 7-3.
Nathan Aspinall: UK Open champion looks ahead to Premier League debut What are the keys to being a successful darts player in today’s multi-million pound industry? The first is probably to find a way past Michael van Gerwen. But what about the hours of practice at home? Dedicating your life to the sport? Newly-crowned UK
James Wade won the Premier League title in 2009, beating Mervyn King in the final James Wade, Rob Cross and Gerwyn Price were all victorious in Aberdeen to join world champion Michael van Gerwen at the top of the Premier League. Van Gerwen was held to a 6-6 draw by John Henderson, the latest player
New champions Nathan Aspinall was a spectator at the event in Minehead just four years ago Nathan Aspinall beat former PDC world champion Rob Cross in the UK Open final to win his first major televised title. He clinched victory in style, landing a 170 checkout to secure an 11-5 win over his fellow Englishman.
James Wade won the World Series Of Darts Finals in 2018 James Wade inflicted Michael van Gerwen’s first defeat of the 2019 Premier League in Exeter. World number one Van Gerwen had a 100% record after three games but lost 7-3 to Wade, who won five straight legs after trailing 3-2. Former world champion Rob
Michael van Gerwen missed two darts at double four to beat Rob Cross 7-0 in Dublin Michael van Gerwen kept the defence of his Premier League darts title on track by beating Rob Cross 7-2 in Dublin. The PDC world champion is top of the table having won all three of his matches – the
Raymond van Barneveld recovered from 6-2 down to draw 6-6 against Gerwyn Price in Glasgow Defending champion Michael van Gerwen continued his perfect start to the 2019 Premier League Darts season by beating Mensur Suljovic 7-3 in Glasgow. PDC world champion Van Gerwen tops the table as the only player to win both of his
Michael van Gerwen won his third PDC world title in January Michael van Gerwen started the defence of his Premier League Darts title with a 7-5 victory over Michael Smith. The match in Newcastle was a repeat of January’s PDC World Championship final and the 2018 Premier League final – both won by the Dutchman.
Michael van Gerwen will be aiming to win a fourth consecutive Premier League Darts title Unibet Premier League Darts Date: Thursday, 7 February Start: 19:15 BST Venue: Utilita Arena, Newcastle Coverage: Report of the opening night’s play on the BBC Sport website and app Reigning Premier League Darts champion Michael van Gerwen says the competition