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PRIZE FUND BOOSTS IN 2016 PDC EXPANSION

PRIZE FUND BOOSTS & AMENDED FORMATS IN 2016 EXPANSION   A BELATED Christmas present for PDC players will see prize money for three major ranking tournaments and Players Championship events increased in 2016 with £650,000 to be added to prize funds on the PDC circuit.   Total prize funds in PDC tournaments worldwide will reach […]

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William Hill World Darts Championship Draw

GARY ANDERSON, Michael van Gerwen and Phil Taylor will all meet preliminary round winners in the 2016 William Hill World Darts Championship, with the tournament’s draw throwing up a host of tasty ties for the sport’s biggest event. The £1.5 million tournament will see 72 players doing battle at London’s Alexandra Palace from December 17-January […]

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Thrilling Thornton’s Dublin Glory

ROBERT THORNTON stunned Michael van Gerwen with a scintillating 5-4 victory to claim the partypoker.com World Grand Prix title in the most thrilling final in the history of the tournament at Dublin’s Citywest Hotel on Saturday. Van Gerwen’s bid to win a third title in four years at the double-start tournament saw him land an […]

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PDC Circuit Expands Again As 2016 Calendar Unveiled

GREATER opportunities than ever will be available on the PDC circuit in 2016, with next year’s calendar set to include ten European Tour events and an additional Development Tour weekend. The continuing growth of the PDC will see over 150 days of darts take place next year, with prize money set to grow to £10 […]

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Rotterdam To Host Betway Premier League Night In 2016

THE Betway Premier League will break new ground in 2016 with the tournament’s first visit to the Netherlands, with the Ahoy Arena in Rotterdam set to join the UK & Ireland’s biggest venues in hosting the sport’s widest-reaching event. The £700,000 Betway Premier League, televised live on Sky Sports, sees an initial ten-player field competing […]

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