Author: cmurphy

Image courtesy of Lawrence Lustig/PDCEight of the biggest names in darts will head to Yorkshire next week aiming to win one of the leading tournaments on the UK exhibition circuit.

World Champion and world number one Michael van Gerwen will be the star attraction at the Leyland Paints Darts Dazzler, which takes place at the Batley Frontier on Wednesday December 3 at 7.30pm. (more…)

Mark Webster showed flashes of brilliance in the World Cup of Darts but Wales’ campaign ended with defeat to Australia in the quarter-finals. (more…)

Mark Webster has vowed to draw on past memories as he aims to put Wales on top of the darting world in Germany this weekend.

Webster, from Denbigh, will be making his fourth appearance in the World Cup of Darts in Hamburg having gone to the brink of victory in his three previous outings.

Webster, who is sponsored by leading trade paint manufacturer Leyland Paints, reached the final with Barrie Bates in 2010 and has gone to the semi-final in the last two years with Richie Burnett – who he will be teaming up with again in this year’s event. (more…)

Rejuvenated Mark Webster is aiming to continue his darting revival as he makes his first televised appearance of 2014 this weekend.

The 30-year-old from Denbigh heads to the UK Open in Minehead full of confidence after his brilliant return to form at the World Championships over Christmas, where he reached the quarter-final.

The Welshman continued that excellent run throughout the UK Open qualifiers, reaching the last 16 three times and quarter finals once  to finish 19th on the order of merit after six events. (more…)

Mark Webster’s excellent World Darts Championship campaign came to an end as he was edged out by Michael van Gerwen in a thrilling encounter on Sunday evening.

Webster, who had reached the last eight by defeating van Gerwen’s Dutch compatriot Raymond van Barneveld, fell 3-0 and 4-1 behind but fought back brilliantly before eventually losing out 5-3. (more…)

MARK WEBSTER 4 – 3 Raymond van Barneveld

Mark Webster claimed a brilliant victory over five-time World Champion Raymond van Barneveld to move into the quarter-finals of the World Darts Championship on Friday evening.

The Welsh left-hander won the last six legs to force his way into the last eight, winning in a deciding set for the third consecutive game. (more…)

MARK WEBSTER 4 – 3 John Henderson

Mark Webster moved into the last 16 of the World Championship in dramatic style after winning a thrilling match against John Henderson on Sunday evening.

Former World Champion Webster took out five finishes of over 100 in a gripping encounter at London’s Alexandra Palace; with the Welshman eventually triumphing in a seventh set tie-break. (more…)

MARK WEBSTER  3 – 2 Mensur Sulovic

Mark Webster won through to the second round of the World Championship after coming out on top in an exciting opener against Mensur Suljovic.

The Welsh ace was made to work hard for the victory, eventually triumphing in a deciding set tie-break, with the aid of a spectacular 150 finish, after twice falling a set behind. (more…)

Welsh darts star Mark Webster is confident his recent resurgence will continue when he takes to the oche in the upcoming PDC World Championships. (more…)

Mark Webster bowed out of the Grand Slam after being denied a route through to the quarter-finals by Scott Waites on Wednesday.

The former World Champion had defeated Wes Newton and Ross Smith to reach the last 16 but could not see off the 2010 winner, losing out 10-6 after Waites won the final four legs to progress. (more…)