Who are the best team to never win the World Cup of Darts?

The World Cup of Darts was supposed to start in mid-June, but the ongoing Coronavirus situation has seemingly halted our dreams of watching what is always one of the year’s most entertaining tournaments. It’s short format creates the opportunity of massive upsets each and every year, and colourful characters from across the world make forContinue reading “Who are the best team to never win the World Cup of Darts?”

Who are the most affected players on the PDC Order of Merit due to the Coronavirus crisis?

The PDC Home Tour has brought about a nice bit of sporting respite as the coronavirus pandemic has kept us all stuck indoors for the foreseeable future. Darts will go on, and while the Home Tour is still being played, the order of merit will still update week in week out. With the World MatchplayContinue reading “Who are the most affected players on the PDC Order of Merit due to the Coronavirus crisis?”

How many future world champions currently hold PDC tour cards?

The PDC World Darts Championship may be a competition that has run for almost 30 years, but during that time only eight men have managed to get their name engraved on the roll of honour and call themselves world champion. The 2010s saw more new world champions than any other decade with no fewer thanContinue reading “How many future world champions currently hold PDC tour cards?”

Keegan Brown should be Sports Personality of the Year after NHS commitment

2020 looked set to be a landmark year in British sport. Tyson Fury won the World Heavyweight title in February, getting the year off to a good start, and it looked as though the UK’s good fortune was going to continue. There were high hopes for Gareth Southgate’s Three Lions in the summer at theContinue reading “Keegan Brown should be Sports Personality of the Year after NHS commitment”

Sky vs ITV vs BBC: Who puts on the best darts coverage?

Darts has always been a sport about rivalries. Whether that’s Phil Taylor vs Raymond van Barneveld, John Lowe vs Jockey Wilson or even the PDC vs the BDO, there may not be a sport more built on rivalries than darts. Away from the oche, there is also an ongoing battle between broadcasters. It should comeContinue reading “Sky vs ITV vs BBC: Who puts on the best darts coverage?”

Who would represent Great Britain if darts was an Olympic sport?

Earlier this week we discussed why darts should be an Olympic sport, but in a hypothetical world where we saw the stars of the PDC headed to Tokyo for the upcoming event, who would represent Team GB? It’s no secret that the UK is a hotbed for dartists, with England, Scotland, Wales and Northern IrelandContinue reading “Who would represent Great Britain if darts was an Olympic sport?”

Why Darts deserves a spot at the Olympic Games

Darts may be one of the most popular things broadcast on Sky Sports in the UK, but war still rages on about whether or not it actually deserves the moniker of being a sport. There are arguments to be made on either end of the spectrum. For many, sport is about physical exertion and movingContinue reading “Why Darts deserves a spot at the Olympic Games”