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#Darts

# darts - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Van Gerwen, Anderson through to quarter-finals of World Darts Championship
# Class
# Class

Van Gerwen, Anderson through to quarter-finals of World Darts Championship

Dec 27th 2018, 11:59 PM 4,871 Views 1 Comment

The world number one held off two-time champion Adrian Lewis 4-1 at Alexandra Palace to progress to the last eight on Thursday.

# darts - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Fermanagh's Dolan elated to reach World Championship last 16 for first time
# The History Maker
# The History Maker

Fermanagh's Dolan elated to reach World Championship last 16 for first time

Dec 23rd 2018, 5:05 PM 6,934 Views 9 Comments

The Fermanagh man will now square off with either 30th seed Benito van de Pas or the unseeded Toni Alcinas in the next round.

# darts - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Limerick's O'Connor bows out of World Darts Championship
# Ally Pally
# Ally Pally

Limerick's O'Connor bows out of World Darts Championship

Dec 22nd 2018, 10:22 PM 8,616 Views 5 Comments

‘The Magpie’ was beaten by Ryan Searle tonight.

# darts - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Carlow's Steve Lennon goes out of World Darts Championship after thrilling affair
# Ally Pally
# Ally Pally

Carlow's Steve Lennon goes out of World Darts Championship after thrilling affair

Dec 20th 2018, 5:04 PM 6,588 Views 4 Comments

Defeat to England’s Alan Norris saw the 25-year-old exit at the second round.

'I wanted to hurt him... I did it for the UK' - Wade slammed for 'thuggish behaviour'
# Darts
# Darts

'I wanted to hurt him... I did it for the UK' - Wade slammed for 'thuggish behaviour'

Dec 20th 2018, 10:34 AM 17,633 Views 15 Comments

The Englishman has since released a statement apologising for his actions.

# darts - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Fermanagh's Dolan lands 170 checkout as he cruises into third round
# The History Maker
# The History Maker

Fermanagh's Dolan lands 170 checkout as he cruises into third round

Dec 19th 2018, 4:20 PM 6,798 Views 4 Comments

He defeated 14th seed Joe Cullen 3-0 to advance to the last 32.

# darts - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Irish players progress in World Darts Championship
# Going Well
# Going Well

Irish players progress in World Darts Championship

Dec 18th 2018, 11:57 PM 6,565 Views 1 Comment

It was a good day for Steve Lennon and Daryl Gurney.

# darts - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Van Gerwen 'emotional' after drink was thrown over him at PDC World Darts Championship
# The Darts
# The Darts

Van Gerwen 'emotional' after drink was thrown over him at PDC World Darts Championship

Dec 16th 2018, 9:23 AM 15,632 Views 4 Comments

A pre-match soaking was not enough to prevent the Dutchman from opening his campaign with a victory.

# darts - Friday 7 December, 2018

Late night trains return for the festive season from today
# Happy Christmas
From TheJournal.ie
# Happy Christmas

Late night trains return for the festive season from today

Dec 7th 2018, 6:05 AM 16,669 Views 18 Comments

Late night trains will return for the next three Fridays and Saturdays in December (including today and tomorrow).

# darts - Monday 19 November, 2018

Darts legend Van Barneveld announces he's retiring
# Barney Army
# Barney Army

Darts legend Van Barneveld announces he's retiring

Nov 19th 2018, 11:40 AM 6,730 Views 6 Comments

The Dutchman has revealed that 2019/20 will be his final season.

# darts - Saturday 17 November, 2018

'If somebody has done that, they need to see a doctor': Darts match ends in farting row
# Stinker
# Stinker

'If somebody has done that, they need to see a doctor': Darts match ends in farting row

Nov 17th 2018, 10:43 AM 28,110 Views 17 Comments

Gary Anderson and Wesley Harms both deny responsibility for “rotten egg” smell.

# darts - Sunday 16 September, 2018

'I was going to give darts up or get laser eye surgery and fight' - The Limerick carpenter who stunned Van Gerwen
# Love The Darts
# Love The Darts

'I was going to give darts up or get laser eye surgery and fight' - The Limerick carpenter who stunned Van Gerwen

Sep 16th 2018, 8:30 PM 50,411 Views 9 Comments

William O’Connor discusses his victory over PDC World Number One Michael van Gerwen at the Dutch Championships last week.

# darts - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Rail services resuming in north Dublin after major disruption this morning
# North Dublin
From TheJournal.ie
# North Dublin

Rail services resuming in north Dublin after major disruption this morning

May 15th 2018, 12:00 PM 65,843 Views 67 Comments

A DART train that had not yet entered service struck and fatally injured a person earlier.

# darts - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Bullseye's Jim Bowen has died aged 80
# Bit Of Bully
From TheJournal.ie
# Bit Of Bully

Bullseye's Jim Bowen has died aged 80

Mar 14th 2018, 1:45 PM 22,795 Views 61 Comments

The much loved TV personality’s death was confirmed by his wife.

# darts - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Adrian Lewis handed three-month suspended ban over heated altercation
# Darts
# Darts

Adrian Lewis handed three-month suspended ban over heated altercation

Feb 8th 2018, 2:58 PM 10,216 Views 6 Comments

A physical exchange with Jose Justicia has also earned the two-time world champion a £3,000 fine.

# darts - Saturday 3 February, 2018

PDC suspends Adrian Lewis over Justicia altercation
# Arrahs
# Arrahs

PDC suspends Adrian Lewis over Justicia altercation

Feb 3rd 2018, 12:22 PM 14,028 Views 6 Comments

He was upset about perceived gamesmanship.

# darts - Saturday 6 January, 2018

'The Heart of Darts' with an elusive world title in her sights once again at Lakeside
# The Dark Destroyer
# The Dark Destroyer

'The Heart of Darts' with an elusive world title in her sights once again at Lakeside

Jan 6th 2018, 10:00 AM 23,834 Views 35 Comments

Deta Hedman has been leading the way in women’s darts for years.

# darts - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'I'm pleased that's the end, I haven't got the energy or interest. I can't compete anymore'
# Power Out
# Power Out

'I'm pleased that's the end, I haven't got the energy or interest. I can't compete anymore'

Jan 2nd 2018, 7:15 AM 13,099 Views 5 Comments

After the curtain came down on his sensational career, Phil Taylor praised Rob Cross for his PDC World Darts Championship win.

# darts - Monday 1 January, 2018

New era! Debutant Rob Cross upsets 16-time world champion Taylor's fairytale ending
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

New era! Debutant Rob Cross upsets 16-time world champion Taylor's fairytale ending

Jan 1st 2018, 10:32 PM 14,571 Views 17 Comments

The World Championship final finished 7-2 in the Ally Pally.

Phil 'The Power' Taylor hopes to crown 'greatest achievement of all'
# Preview
# Preview

Phil 'The Power' Taylor hopes to crown 'greatest achievement of all'

Jan 1st 2018, 2:06 PM 6,590 Views 7 Comments

Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor is aiming to add a 17th world title to his record haul in today’s World Darts Championship final.

# darts - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Fairytale continues as unheralded Englishman stuns Van Gerwen in thriller
# Upset
# Upset

Fairytale continues as unheralded Englishman stuns Van Gerwen in thriller

Dec 31st 2017, 1:09 AM 14,087 Views 11 Comments

Rob Cross will go head-to-head with 16-time world champion Phil Taylor on New Year’s Day.

# darts - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Retiring Phil 'The Power' Taylor marches into World Championship final
# Ending On A High
# Ending On A High

Retiring Phil 'The Power' Taylor marches into World Championship final

Dec 30th 2017, 11:28 PM 10,013 Views 9 Comments

The legendary darts player defeated Jamie Lewis at the semi-final stage.

Tonight's semi-finals set as MVG wins Dutch derby thriller and Taylor powers on
# Great Darts
# Great Darts

Tonight's semi-finals set as MVG wins Dutch derby thriller and Taylor powers on

Dec 30th 2017, 9:47 AM 5,929 Views 0 Comments

It’s Van Gerwen v Cross and Taylor v Lewis in the Ally Pally later.

# darts - Friday 29 December, 2017

Phil 'The Power' Taylor sets up blockbuster quarter-final
# Legend
# Legend

Phil 'The Power' Taylor sets up blockbuster quarter-final

Dec 29th 2017, 8:42 AM 7,191 Views 4 Comments

The 16-time world champion will bring his top-level darts career to a close at the end of the competition .

# darts - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Double Dutch! Get ready for MVG versus RVB in the quarter-final of the darts
# Arrows
# Arrows

Double Dutch! Get ready for MVG versus RVB in the quarter-final of the darts

Dec 28th 2017, 10:12 AM 4,458 Views 0 Comments

It’s about to get interesting at the Ally Pally.

# darts - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Van Gerwen cruises past Wilson at Ally Pally, Anderson overcomes Lim
# Review
# Review

Van Gerwen cruises past Wilson at Ally Pally, Anderson overcomes Lim

Dec 23rd 2017, 10:09 AM 3,151 Views 0 Comments

The defending champion was in no mood to hang around, posting a three-dart average of 108.65.

# darts - Friday 22 December, 2017

Pipe denies 'despicable' coughing claims at Alexandra Palace
# Ally Pally
# Ally Pally

Pipe denies 'despicable' coughing claims at Alexandra Palace

Dec 22nd 2017, 2:36 PM 8,674 Views 6 Comments

Controversy surrounded Justin Pipe’s win over Bernie Smith as allegations of gamesmanship were levelled at the victor.

# darts - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Wizard Whitlock casts a spell over Schindler to avoid Ally Pally upset
# Arrahs
# Arrahs

Wizard Whitlock casts a spell over Schindler to avoid Ally Pally upset

Dec 21st 2017, 7:33 AM 3,609 Views 1 Comment

Former finalist Simon Whitlock made it through in the end.

# darts - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

What a moment at Ally Pally tonight as 63-year-old Paul Lim pulled off a massive shock
# Remarkable
# Remarkable

What a moment at Ally Pally tonight as 63-year-old Paul Lim pulled off a massive shock

Dec 19th 2017, 1:22 AM 12,798 Views 4 Comments

The Singaporean made his world darts championship debut back in 1982.

# darts - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

The face of Sky Sports' darts coverage opens up about battle with Parkinson's disease
# Carpe Diem
# Carpe Diem

The face of Sky Sports' darts coverage opens up about battle with Parkinson's disease

Jan 4th 2017, 11:50 AM 10,854 Views 2 Comments

Dave Clark was on Newstalk’s Off The Ball last night.

# darts - Monday 2 January, 2017

Michael van Gerwen reclaims world darts title with imperious display
# Arras
# Arras

Michael van Gerwen reclaims world darts title with imperious display

Jan 2nd 2017, 9:55 PM 27,761 Views 38 Comments

The Dutchman takes the Sid Waddell trophy.

# darts - Friday 30 December, 2016

'Power' out as Raymond van Barneveld sees off Phil Taylor
# Darts
# Darts

'Power' out as Raymond van Barneveld sees off Phil Taylor

Dec 30th 2016, 11:39 PM 8,401 Views 14 Comments

There will be no 17th world title for the legendary British player.

The man to beat? Anderson remains on course for third consecutive world title
# Ally Pally
# Ally Pally

The man to beat? Anderson remains on course for third consecutive world title

Dec 30th 2016, 6:12 PM 5,536 Views 20 Comments

The champion will face Wright in the last four.

Power surge! Taylor holds his nerve to book Ally Pally quarter-final with old nemesis
# Darts
# Darts

Power surge! Taylor holds his nerve to book Ally Pally quarter-final with old nemesis

Dec 30th 2016, 9:33 AM 5,461 Views 20 Comments

Taylor and Raymond van Barneveld take to the oche later today.

# darts - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Barney books QF place - and a showdown with Taylor could be up next
# Arrows
# Arrows

Barney books QF place - and a showdown with Taylor could be up next

Dec 29th 2016, 9:03 AM 3,934 Views 6 Comments

Van Barneveld came from 3-2 down to beat Adrian Lewis on Wednesday night.

# darts - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Fermanagh man Dolan sent packing at Ally Pally as his second round hoodoo continues
# History Lesson
# History Lesson

Fermanagh man Dolan sent packing at Ally Pally as his second round hoodoo continues

Dec 28th 2016, 5:09 PM 4,651 Views 3 Comments

Jelle Klassen proved too strong for ‘The History Maker’.

# darts - Saturday 24 December, 2016

The darts had its first big shock last night
# Darts
# Darts

The darts had its first big shock last night

Dec 24th 2016, 9:43 AM 10,365 Views 7 Comments

Simon Whitlock and his magnificent beard are on their way home.

# darts - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

'The Wizard' produced a masterful 170 as he coasted through in the darts last night
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

'The Wizard' produced a masterful 170 as he coasted through in the darts last night

Dec 21st 2016, 10:53 AM 4,917 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Raymond van Barneveld’s attempts to end his wait for a sixth world title got off to a fine start.

# darts - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Eric Bristow apologises for football sex abuse comments
# Football Abuse
# Football Abuse

Eric Bristow apologises for football sex abuse comments

Nov 30th 2016, 3:44 PM 26,883 Views 0 Comments

The former darts champion was sacked by Sky Sports yesterday.

# darts - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Eric Bristow sacked by Sky Sports for suggesting sex abuse victims not 'proper men'
# Sacked In The Morning
# Sacked In The Morning

Eric Bristow sacked by Sky Sports for suggesting sex abuse victims not 'proper men'

Nov 29th 2016, 12:01 PM 53,886 Views 90 Comments

The former world champion will no longer be used as a pundit by the British broadcaster.