MICHAEL VAN GERWEN is still the Premier League Darts Champion.
The ZWA star successfully defended his title in dramatic style after surviving six missed match darts from Peter Wright in Thursday’s final.
As the world’s top darts player, Michael van Gerwen repeats perfection more than any of his competitors.
But, until now, only the great Phil Taylor had managed the incredible feat of producing two flawless legs of darts in one match.
On Friday, van Gerwen joined Taylor in that exclusive club by executing two nine-dart finishes in a best of eleven match against Ryan Murray at a UK Open qualifier. more
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
Michael van Gerwen successfully defended his Masters title in Milton Keynes at the weekend, while fellow ZWA ambassador Vincent van der Voort produced a stunning display to knock-out reigning World Champion Gary Anderson.
Michael van Gerwen picked up three honours at the PDC Awards Dinner on Thursday night at The Dorchester in London.
van Gerwen, who incredibly won 18 tournaments in 2015, collected awards for PDPA Players’ Player of the Year, ProTour Player of the Year and shared the prestigious PDC Player of the Year title with world number two Gary Anderson, who won the World Championship and Premier League in 2015. more
The world number one edged out Peter Wright in a thrilling final to clinch victory in the inaugural staging of the event, following wins in the European Championship and Grand Slam of Darts. more
The world number one successfully defended a major title for the first time in his career as he defeated Gary Anderson in a last-leg shoot-out at the Eithas Arena in Hasselt. more