# PDC World Darts Championship

Last year
Van Gerwen and Smith survive dramatic scares to clinch last-16 spots at Ally Pally
Alan Soutar, Jose De Sousa and Joe Cullen also progressed at the PDC World Darts Championship.
'I didn’t like it' - World number 22 claims Anderson's remarks inspired comeback win
Chris Dobey rallied to defeat the two-time PDC World Darts champion.
Reigning PDC world champion Peter Wright knocked out by Kim Huybrechts
The Scot was badly out of sorts and only averaged 91.28.
Antrim's Josh Rock takes out 10th seed to book his place in World Championship last 16
Rock, 21, beat Nathan Aspinall 4-3 on Tuesday afternoon.
Josh Rock sends a message with Rydz whitewash at World Darts Championship
There was disappointment for Cork’s John O’Shea who bowed out after a battling performance.
Northern Ireland's Josh Rock wins on Ally Pally debut as Lisa Ashton bows out
The 21-yer-old defeated Spanish opponent Jose Justicia in the first round of the PDC World Darts Championship.
Peter 'Snakebite' Wright triumphs in thrilling World Darts Championship final
It is the second time the 51-year-old Scottish player has won the illustrious prize, having previously been crowned champion in 2020.
Smith eases past Wade to reach second World Championship final
The 2019 runner-up prevailed after fourth seed Wade had rallied to threaten a tense finish.
All time
Veteran King ends long wait to reach World quarter-finals after comeback win
Meanwhile, Luke Humphries and Callan Rydz also progressed at the Ally Pally.
Dave Chisnall becomes latest coronavirus withdrawal at World Darts Championship
The Englishman follows Michael Van Gerwen and Vincent Van Der Voort in having to pull out of the tournament.
Nathan Aspinall wins after playing through the pain at Alexandra Palace
The two-time World Championship semi-finalist has been troubled by golfer’s elbow and tendinitis.
Ireland's O'Connor clinches big win to book third-round spot at World Darts Championship
The Limerick man will go on to face Michael Smith.
Irish duo Keane Barry and Steve Lennon advance at World Darts Championship
The 19-year-old Meath native survived a scare before getting the better of Royden Lam at Alexandra Palace.
Will 'The Iceman' defend his crown? Talking points ahead of this year's World Darts Championship
Carl Fletcher looks ahead to the key storylines and gives tips – with the latest William Hill odds – as they prepare to get underway at Ally Pally.
Price becomes first Welshman to win PDC World Darts Championship
The 35-year-old defeated Gary Anderson 7-3 at Alexandra Palace.
Ireland's William O'Connor progresses to second round at World Darts Championship
Elsewhere, Lisa Ashton narrowly failed in her bid to emulate Fallon Sherrock.
'I’m obviously not learning from my past mistakes because it was there for the taking'
Limerick’s Willie O’Connor was left to rue a costly error against favourite Gerwyn Price.
'We are a global sport': Hearn says darts can become as big as golf
PDC chairman Barry Hearn said he has plans to expand darts to China, India and North America.
Oh Michael van Gerwen! Dutchman clinches third PDC world title with victory over Smith
MVG beats Michael Smith 7-3 in the Alexandra Palace decider.
Fermanagh's Dolan comes up short in World Championship quarter-final
England’s Nathan Aspinall has advanced to the last four at the Alexandra Palace thanks to a 5-1 win.
Fermanagh's Dolan elated to reach World Championship last 16 for first time
The Fermanagh man will now square off with either 30th seed Benito van de Pas or the unseeded Toni Alcinas in the next round.
Limerick's O'Connor bows out of World Darts Championship
‘The Magpie’ was beaten by Ryan Searle tonight.
The fairytale continues! Ranked outsider books semi-final spot at World Darts Championship
26-year-old Jamie Lewis from Wales will meet either Phil Taylor or Gary Anderson in the last four after a 5-0 thrashing against Darren Webster.
Double Dutch! Get ready for MVG versus RVB in the quarter-final of the darts
It’s about to get interesting at the Ally Pally.
Michael van Gerwen reclaims world darts title with imperious display
The Dutchman takes the Sid Waddell trophy.
Phenomenal Van Gerwen smashes record average to book World Championship final spot
The world number one will face Gary Anderson after seeing off Raymond van Barneveld at Ally Pally tonight.
The man to beat? Anderson remains on course for third consecutive world title
The champion will face Wright in the last four.
The darts had its first big shock last night
Simon Whitlock and his magnificent beard are on their way home.
Adrian Lewis delivers first nine-darter of this year's World Championship
Jackpot stayed true to his name by claiming the first set in spectacular fashion but went on to lose 4-3 tonight.
How to throw the perfect World Darts Championship party
If you won’t make it to Ally Pally over the next fortnight, this is the next best thing.
Your Colourful Character Pic of the Day
Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright has lit up the the World Darts Championships with his outlandish attire.
Couch and beer time: It's the PDC World Championship final preview
Stoke-on-Trent meets Stoke-on-Trent as Adrian Lewis and Andy Hamilton face off in this year’s PDC World Championship final at Alexandra Palace.
Your girlfriend put me off: Nicholson's excuse for going out of the darts
Paul Nicholson was furious that Kim Huybrechts’ missus was getting more attention than the match at Alexandra Palace last night.
Power out: Taylor beaten in the World Championship
The 15-time world champion crashed out of the second round last night.
Bye bye Barney: Dutchman crashes out of the World Darts Championship
There was a major upset at Alexandra Palace last night as Raymond Van Barneveld was eliminated from the first round.
The weekly YouTube round up: because it's almost the weekend again
Take some time out. Here’s the virals this week .
The Morning Score: Tuesday
A famous nine-dart finish, Keane’s head is on the block and there’s mixed injury news for Ireland’s provinces.