Jammie Dodger waltzes off with first BDO top title

Huddersfield’s James ‘Jamie Dodger’ Wilson was crowned the first BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy winner last night when he waltzed away from the Blackpool Tower Ballroom with the title. The champion beat Ross ‘The Boss’ Montgomery 13-11 to win the new title. On hearing the result James collapsed to the floor, before getting up and […]

Final day of the BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy

It was finals day at the new BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy. The first of 10 matches kicked off with the Lakeside Finalist Alan Norris meeting the current Granite City Open Champion Gary Robson. This was a fantastic game to open the day and the speed of these players was a quick, quick, quick quick […]

Day 3 round up – BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy

It was Ladies Quarter Finals Day and 2nd round for the men. The line up today included Martin ‘Wolfie’ Adams, Lakeside Finalist Alan Norris, 3 times Ladies World Champion Anastasia Dobromyslova and the current World No 1 Deta Hedman. ‘Wolfie’ hushed the crowd as he was one dart away from the Holy Grail – a […]

Second day round up – BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy

The second day in Blackpool saw another 24 players take to the oche all hoping to become the first ever winner of the BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy. The day started with the young talent that is Fallon Sherrock take on Paula Jacklin. An impressive performance saw Fallon win 4 legs to 2 and showed […]

First day round up – BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy

The first day of this inaugural World Trophy tournament at the iconic Tower Ballroom in Blackpool saw 12 matches in total with fantastic darts from both the men and ladies. The enthusiastic crowd were able to enjoy games from the qualifiers, seeded and experienced players as well as the new and upcoming players of the […]

BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy Men’s Qualifiers

The first BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy qualifying rounds have finished with four new players going through to the main tournament at Blackpool Tower. Nearly 300 men from throughout the world battled it out and it was Robert Rickwood, Michael Haynes, Lee Williams and Dave Prins who managed to make it through to the tournament, […]

Ladies win through to first BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy

The qualifying rounds for the new BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy started at Blackpool Tower today (Tuesday) with four lady players going through to the tournament, which will be televised by Eurosport. Sue Gulliver, from Somerset, beat Julie Thompson 4-0 to go through to Thursday evening’s action against Irina Armstrong. She said: “I am very […]

Knockout entrants – first release

Below are first release of names for the knockout stages of the The BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy. The women’s knockout stage is to be held on the 4th Feb with the men’s the following day at Blackpool’s iconic Tower. Closing date for entries is Friday 31st January, entry tickets are available here. Women’s Entrants […]

World Trophy action heads to Blackpool Tower next week

Darts action hits Blackpool Tower next week when thousands of players and fans meet for the first BDO Daily Mirror World Trophy. After the qualifiers on Tuesday and Wednesday (Feb 4 and 5), the main action kicks off on Thursday when 2013 ladies Winmau World Masters Darts Championships winner Deta Hedman, ‘The Dark Destroyer’, steps […]