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RUIZ LANDS DREAM WORLD TITLE SHOT AGAINST JOSHUA

Andy Ruiz Jr. has landed a dream World title shot at Heavyweight king Anthony Joshua OBE on Saturday June 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York, live on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK. Ruiz (32-1 21 KOs) can become the first ever Mexican Heavyweight World champion […]

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Record Viewers Tune In For Dafabet World Pool Masters

A record number of viewers saw David Alcaide’s dramatic Dafabet World Pool Masters win live on Sky Sports, while over half a million fans saw the tournament unfold around the world on Facebook Live. Alcaide won his second Masters title with a 9-ball banked down the table at hill-hill, the final shot of perhaps the […]

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BETVICTOR TO SPONSOR WORLD CUP OF DARTS AS 2019 NATIONS CONFIRMED

BetVictor, one of Europe’s leading online gambling companies, has been unveiled as the title sponsor of the 2019 BetVictor World Cup of Darts. With a long-standing association with the PDC most recently as title sponsor of the 2019 Masters, BetVictor will now support the multi-nation, Sky Sports-televised event this June. 2019 sees the BetVictor World […]

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PDC PRIZE MONEY PASSES £14 MILLION

PRIZE MONEY on the PDC circuit will rise to £14 million in 2019 through a series of increases for the sport’s biggest tournaments. PDC prize money will again reach a record level as the sport’s expansion continues this year. The growth of the World Darts Championship prize money to £2.5 million for the 2018/2019 event […]

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WADE RETURNS TO UNIBET PREMIER LEAGUE ALONGSIDE BARNEY’S FAREWELL SEASON

FORMER champion James Wade will return to the Unibet Premier League in 2019 following confirmation of the ten-player field for the tournament, which also features Raymond van Barneveld for a final season ahead of his retirement. Darts’ widest-reaching tournament will see 17 nights held from February-May, as players compete for spots in the Play-Offs to […]

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