8 Dart Tournaments in 2018 That You Cannot Afford to Miss
The 2018/2019 calendar of the Darts is full of action packed tournaments. You cannot afford to miss the amazing events that will take place in the coming days. From Premier League Darts to 2018 Grand Slam of Darts to European Championship this year’s Darts calendar certainly has a lot to offer and here we have discussed the upcoming tournaments for you.
1. Coral UK Open Darts Tournament
The UK Open 2018 is going witness a whopping 128 players in this year tournament. The tournament will kick start on March 2 and it will end on March 4. The exciting tournament will see some high quality games and the competition is really high as defending champion and the last year runner up will give a tough time to the opponents. The opening round of the tournament will kick start in the afternoon on Friday March 2.
2. Premier League Darts 2018
The Professional Darts Corporation is running the Premier League Darts tournament and this time around it will be bigger and better. There will be more intense games and thrilling competitions. The tournament started on February 1 in Dublin, the Premier League is taking place in different major cities of the Europe right now.
3. 2018 Grand Slam of Darts
As the game of Darts is expanding rapidly so the interest in different leagues is increasing as well. The 2018 Grand Slam of Darts will start from November 10 and it will end on November 18. The twelfth edition of the tournament will kick start in Wolverhampton and the event is being organized by the Professional Darts Corporation.
4. The Unibet European Championship
The European Champions is a highly competitive league where top class European players compete with the highest ranked players from the PDC Order of Merit. This league is worth the time and watch as it has all the excitement and thrill to make you fall in love with the game. Overall 32 players take part in the European Championship.
5. Players Championship Finals 2018
The eleventh edition of the Players Championship Finals 2018 will start later this year in the month of November. 64 top class players will compete with each other in the event and everyone’s will be on Michael van Gerwan the defending champion who has won the title three times in a row so far.
6. BDO World Championship 2019
The craze and excitement is at all time high for the BDO World Championship 2019. The reason is the announcement of a big increase in the prize money by the PDC. The winner will receive a cheque of £500,000. This has been done in order to increase the growth of the tournament as well as the growth of the game around the world.
7. PDC World Championship 2019
The 2019 PDC World Darts Championship will begin on December 13 this year and the last day of the tournament is 1st January 2019. The event will take place in United Kingdom and the last year tournament that ended on 1st January 2018 was a huge success and the PDC Chairman Barry Hearn even said that 2018 PDC World Championship was the biggest and most successful in the sports history. So, everyone is hoping the same from the upcoming event and it will definitely be bigger and better. The prize money for the 2019 PDC World Championship has also been increased as well.
8. 2018 World Matchplay
So, the 2018 World Matchplay event will start from 21st July and it will eventually come to end on July 29. The 25th edition of the World Matchplay will be an exciting event to watch as some big names of the game will take part in it as well.