MICHAEL VAN GERWEN’s bid to to defend his William Hill World Darts Championship title ended in a dramatic semi-final defeat to eventual winner Rob Cross at London’s Alexandra Palace.
World number one Van Gerwen progressed the furthest of ZWA’s stars, with many enjoying an encouraging campaign over the festive period. more
REIGNING WORLD CHAMPION Michael Van Gerwen began the defence of his title with a brilliant performance against Christian Kist at London’s Alexandra Palace on Thursday.
The world number one defeated his Dutch compatriot by three sets to one with a stunning opening display, in which he averaged over 106 – the third highest first round average in the tournament’s history. more