BDO PDC 

Did The Mistake Matter?

Last night saw one of the most high-profile refereeing mistakes in the PDC, I agree it was a just human error, and that happens but did it have a bigger effect on Group B. Before a dart was thrown Group B had endless permutations. First up Dimitri van den Bergh needed to win his game against Scott Waites, to have any chance of going through which he did winning 5-4. Now the second game in that group saw Robert Thornton play Gerwyn Price. Any Thornton win would see van den…

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BDO PDC 

Grand Slam Runners & Riders

On the eve of the Grand Slam of Darts, I’m going to run you through my runners and riders who I think will do well at the Grand Slam. Rightful so Michael van Gerwen is the bookies favourite, after he was won very TV major since losing to Raymond van Barneveld in the World Championships. At the moment it’s hard to see who will beat Michael over the longer format.   Group A Barring a darting miracle, Michael van Gerwen will top group a, leaving the rest to fight it…

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BDO PDC 

Grand Slam of Darts Draw

The draw for the Singha Beer Grand Slam of Darts has been made, throwing up so very tough looking groups. One of the standout games will be when PDC world number one Michael van Gerwen takes on the three times BDO world champion Martin Adams in Group A. Group B sees the weakest of the PDC seeds in Robert Thornton, in what looks a tough group with Gerwyn Price, Dimitri van den Bergh and BDO world champion Scott Waites. In Group C it’s hard to look past Peter Wright, and…

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