BetVictor World Matchplay Day Two

TAYLOR OPENS WITH A BANG IN BETVICTOR WORLD MATCHPLAY PHIL TAYLOR began his bid to win a 15th BetVictor World Matchplay title by sounding a warning to his rivals in Blackpool with a superb 10-4 defeat of Darren Webster on Sunday night, as Michael Smith, Wes Newton and Raymond van Barneveld also picked up Winter Gardens wins. Taylor, who has ...


BetVictor World Matchplay Night One

VAN GERWEN PROGRESSES ON OPENING NIGHT OF BETVICTOR WORLD MATCHPLAY MICHAEL VAN GERWEN kicked off the BetVictor World Matchplay with a hard-fought 10-7 win over Steve Beaton in Blackpool on Saturday night, as Ian White, Simon Whitlock and James Wade joined him in enjoying first round victories. World Champion van Gerwen, the pre-tournament favourite with sponsors BetVictor, opened up his ...


Wright Tastes European Tour Glory

PETER WRIGHT won his first European Tour title after triumphing in the European Darts Open with a 6-2 victory in final against Simon Whitlock at the Maritim Hotel in Dusseldorf. The World Championship finalist won his second title of 2014, following his triumph in a Players Championship event in Crawley two months ago, taking away £20,000 for his effort over ...