Category Archives: PDC

Van Gerwen And Wade Cruise Into BetVictor World Matchplay Quarter Finals


MICHAEL VAN GERWEN and James Wade romped into the BetVictor World Matchplay quarter-finals with comfortable wins over Ian White and Richie Burnett on Tuesday, as Dave Chisnall and Simon Whitlock joined them in the last eight in Blackpool. World Champion van Gerwen progressed to the last eight for a third successive year at the Winter

Outstanding Lewis Whitewashes Gilding At BetVictor World Matchplay


ADRIAN LEWIS produced a stunning whitewash of BetVictor World Matchplay debutant Andrew Gilding as he stormed into the second round in Blackpool on Monday, as Stephen Bunting, Mervyn King and Gary Anderson completed the first round with victories. World number three Lewis, last year’s beaten finalist at the Winter Gardens, averaged 110 in a ruthless

Taylor Open With A Bang In BetVictor World Matchplay


PHIL TAYLOR began his bid to win a 15th BetVictor World Matchplay title by sounding a warning to his rivals in Blackpool with a superb 10-4 defeat of Darren Webster on Sunday night, as Michael Smith, Wes Newton and Raymond van Barneveld also picked up Winter Gardens wins. Taylor, who has won six successive titles

Van Gerwen Progresses On BetVictor World Matchplay Opening Night


MICHAEL VAN GERWEN kicked off the BetVictor World Matchplay with a hard-fought 10-7 win over Steve Beaton in Blackpool on Saturday night, as Ian White, Simon Whitlock and James Wade joined him in enjoying first round victories. World Champion van Gerwen, the pre-tournament favourite with sponsors BetVictor, opened up his challenge to win the prestigious

Taylor Aiming For More History As BetVictor World Matchplay Kicks Off

Phil Taylor 14 x World Matchplay Champion

THE 2014 BetVictor World Matchplay begins on Saturday as 32 players compete for a record prize fund in Blackpool, with reigning champion Phil Taylor chasing an amazing 15th win in the prestigious tournament. Taylor has dominated the tournament for the past two decades, with last year’s 18-13 win over Adrian Lewis in a thrilling final