ZWA talents Cristo Reyes, Rowby-John Rodriguez, Vincent van Voort and Yordi Meeuwisse are all targeting a final surge into the European Championship when qualifying concludes with the last European Tour event of the year taking place this weekend. more
Michael van Gerwen won three consecutive Pro Tour events last week but lost out to Phil Taylor in the final of the first ever Champions League of Darts.
van Gerwen won a triple-header of Players Championships in Barnsley, the last of which saw fellow ZWA ace Cristo Reyes, of Spain, qualify for the World Grand Prix with a brilliant run to the quarter-finals.
There were also last eight spots for Austria’s Rowby-John Rodriguez and Holland’s Berry van Peer. more
Dutch darts sensation Michael van Gerwen claimed his 13th PDC European Tour title and his fifth in 2016 after an exciting 6-5 victory against Mensur Suljovic in the final of the European Darts Trophy in Mulheim on Sunday. more
Michael van Gerwen retained his World Matchplay crown with an 18-10 drubbing of Phil Taylor at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens on Sunday.
The world number one continued his run of dominant performances as he averaged over 103 and hit 12 180s in a stunning defeat of the 16-time World Champion, who was also chasing his 16th World Matchplay success. more
ZWA’s Michael van Gerwen was denied World Cup of Darts glory as his Netherlands team lost out to England in a thrilling final.
Having won two singles games and a pairs match, the Netherlands lead 2-1 and needed just one more win to be crowned champions for the third time.
Phil Taylor and Adrian Lewis won the next two matches though to retain the trophy for England, who had earlier beaten an Austrian team containing ZWA’s Rowby John Rodriguez.
England’s biggest scare on the way to the final came from ZWA duo Cristo Reyes and Antonio Alcinas who, representing Spain, forced the number one seeds to a last-leg decider in the first round but lost out by five legs to four.
The world number one won the first four events on last year’s European Tour and has now picked up this season’s first three titles after a final victory against Dave Chisnall on Sunday evening. more
In addition to last year’s announcements of long-term renewals from Paul Nicholson and Rowby-John Rodriguez, world number one van Gerwen and fellow Dutch top 16 star Vincent van der Voort have both committed their futures to ZWA and vice-versa.
Spanish pair Cristo Reyes and Antonio Alcinas have both also agreed long term renewals.
Meanwhile, exciting youth prospect Berry van Peer is welcomed to the ZWA stable, while Dutchman Yordi Meeuwisse will also be represented by ZWA in 2016. more