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WAYS TO COUNT POINTS IN INTERNATIONAL DARTS

Some facts about darts’ history: Darts started being played in several bars in England to meet the demands of the majority of people in terms of sports and fitness, this at the first stage was suitable for males as being quite competitive and often played indoor (indoor game) during the end of the 19th decade. Darts has become more and more popular in some European countries such as England, France, Germany or Nerthelands..) and other relevant states such as America, Australia. Until the 1970s, it became the official competing sports.

Oche (throw line) is the position where darters stand to play dart (according to WDF), different details written on the dartboard are English unit (feet/inch), including the height of 5 feet 8 inches, the length of 7 feet 9,25 inches & the slant of 9 feet 7,5 inches.

The standardized board with bending iron digits, well-arranged ratio between parts, order of numbers… is strictly regulated & number 20 (largest) is always put at the highest position when hanging on a wall.

2. Ways to calculate points according to 501:

There are many variations for the starting number in dart-throwing games such as 301, 401, 701 … However, in here, we only mention the classic & most common 501 rules

Some basic rules:

  • Each player all has the starting point of 501 points and will have to dart until his/her point back to 0 with the least launches.

– Each launch has 3 turns of darting

– Finish game when the last 3rd darting is in the double ring.

Ways to calculate points for each round:

– Bull’s eye: 50 points

– Bull: 25 points

– Double ring: Double the points

– Triple ring: Triple the points

– Out of the triple ring: 0 points

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TOP MOST FASCINATED DARTS GAME FOR DARTS LOVERS TO PLAY ONLINE (TO BE CONTINUED)

Darts is now undergoing rapid development and quickly became one of the most popular sports to be played online. As not requiring a lot of sophisticated rules, darts caught many people’s attention and have a lot of participation from all-level players. When it comes to professional darts, there are a lot of talented darters all over the world which turns dart plays into something really attractive and thrilling to spectate. 

It is a common knowledge for people to bear the thought that darts are commonly played in the pub, bar with some pints of beer, along with the participation of a punch of besties. Darts is also recognized with the image of the dart board being placed beside some glasses of beer. 

For the addicts of dart, the market is now full of options for them to choose from where they have chance to take part in thrilling, interesting online dart casinos. There are plenty of options available on online casinos which allow you to earn money while immersing ourselves into enjoyable plays. However, it is better for players to do a little research about some reliable darts online webs to check whether they can serve you best and which rank that they are standing at. These games which they serve should meet all of your demands and satisfy your interest. As the popularity and development of darts, darts lovers will find a lot of darts-themed slots in any casinos. Several of them might offer you a wide range of options to opt for, featuring different variations of the game. Profit-making, exciting, and entertaining, below are top 07 games that every darts lover can enjoy and let their hair down with them.

Darts Heroes

Amongst the most fascinating dart games online, Dart Heroes should be laid on the first position of the list, this is suitable for both superhero fans as well as sports ones.

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Darts News: PDC confirms to held five events behind the closed doors from the 8th to 12th of July

Recently, PDC confirmed to held five behind-closed-doors events, which will take place from the 8th to 12th of July.

The first event, Summer Series will take place without the presence of spectators in Milton Keynes at the Marshall Arena, while the other event -the UK Government quarantine policy is held subjectively on overseas for visitors.

PDC chairman Barry Hearn showed his great welcome to the come-back of competitive darts after a long period of being frozen when he revealed the important information about the return of five one-day events from the 8th to 12th of July to The Darts Show podcast.

The sport has quickly flourished during the lockdown as the innovative online darts are quite successful in appealing people, despite the fact that in an exclusive interview with the Darts Show podcast, Hearn confirmed that the sport will return as the traditional form with the presence of spectators in next month, firstly with the World Matchplay.

One week after the PDC confirmed that the World Matchplay would take place on July 18-26 as originally scheduled – despite the fact that they have not chosen any certain revenue – five one-day events will take place at Milton Keynes’ Marshall Arena on July 8-12.

All 128 Tour Card Holders will be given the chance to compete in five one-day Players Championship events held secrectively without the presence of spectators in Milton Keynes.

2020 Players Championship events offer different amount of rewarding money, prize money will be at approxiamately £75,000 per event, with all winnings counting towards the relevant PDC Orders of Merit.

Because of the fact that during the quarantine time, some restrictions have made it impossible for worldwide players to come to and spectate the events, the PDC will release a new schedule of non-ranked events for the same dates.

All plays as well as activities need to stay strict to all regulations in terms of Covid-19.

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THE STRIKING DIFFERANCE BETWEEN BDO AND PDC

BDO stands for British Darts Championship while PDC stands for Professional Darts Corporation, both of them are international professional darts championships.

Not like other professional sports which the one and only organisation to take on all the responsibilties like rules or revenue of the tournament, professional dart has two main organizations to execute these missions.

Some worldwide darts tournaments belong to the British Darts Championship while the others belongs to the Professional Darts Corporation. Both of them successfully held different seperated tournaments all year round, including of the World Cup Darts Championship. This means that throughout each year, there are 2 worldwide champions at the same time. Theoretically, there is the one and only organization for managing the worldwide darts tournament which is the British Darts Championship. Olly Croft established BDO in 1973 and this organization smoothly kept on its work to be the top one international darts organization until the beginning of the 1990s. This was in 1978 when BDO started hosting the worldwide darts championship for the first time and this event provoked the development and spreading of darts throughout the world.

The number of darts tournaments and championships being streamed via television has increased drammatically, hence, there are more and more darters chose darts to be the professional career throughout the 1970s, however, at the beginning of the 1980s, the popularity of the sport underwent a decrease. Darts started to be visualized with bad images being caricatured with drunk guys smoking, laying on the bar/pub floor. It became a satired story, especiallly with the imfamous picture namely Not the Nine O’Clock News.

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IN WHICH COUNTRIES HAS DARTS DEVELOPED AND THRIVED MOST? (PART 02)

Rob Cross, Michael Smith and Daryl Gurney were listed as the third, fourth and seventh best darters respectively in regarding of their prizes and titles gained throughout the PDC Order of Merit. In the 17th of January 2019, another darter who was Scott Michael succeeded to rank second in regarding of the total points being earned within the BDO World Championship. The team of England at that time impressively became the champion team of the world according to the DDB rankings as it included 8 most excellent players. Having darts being streamed and showed on different TV channels has made darts go viral and catch more spotlight of numerous fans. 

In every year, the UK has the chance to hold at least 2 World Darts Championships which take place around the Christmas time. They are the BDO World Championship and the PDC World Championship which are two of the most prestigious worldwide darts championships. All plays within the PDC events are broadcasted via Sky Sports Television while the BDO is broadcasted through Eurosport. As being widely streamed through TV, darts fans from all over the world still stand the chance to witness all the plays within these 2 tournaments or rewatch them by subscribing the Youtube channels of them, namedly PDCTV.HD. 

As darts is especially thriving in the UK so darters from all over the world can find these top-notch darts betting websites in the UK. There are some best websites which you should give them a try if you are into betting on darts or simply want to gain money via some pots of luck.  

The United States of America

Dartboards as well as sparing the large amount money on playing darts are things that can easily be seen in any bars or pubs in the USA.

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IN WHICH COUNTRIES HAS DARTS DEVELOPED AND THRIVED MOST?

Darts was firstly appeared as a game in small pubs and bars for entertaining people. Nowadays it has became a professional sports which is recognized worldwide and played in different professional tournaments as well as championship. There are 2 players in each round of darts. Each player would take their turns to throw the arrow-shaped medal darts into the dartboard to score points. 

The dartboard is hung at the distance of around 1.73 m away from the players. while at the height of 1.73 m to the centre bullseye. There are 20 sections being divided in total with the scores being ranged representatively from one to 20.

Throughout the dart history, the game started gaining popularity since the year of 1924, the year in which The National Darts Association was founded. At the present, the game has successfully have 50 million players involved and quickly draw more spotlight and gain more popularity. According to recent collected data, darts is most played and developed in the United Kingdom and the United State of America. There are over 17 million people playing darts in US nowadays. However, despite this huge amount of players’ number, it is the United Kingdom and the European Countries that dominated the run of darts’ development.  Apart from these similar names, throughout the years, there have been some nations such as NetherLands, Belgium, Australia, Germany, New Zealand, Canada, Spain, Japan and Russia in which some world’s greatest darters were born. They have been considered as the most successful countries in nurturing and qualifying darters. 

Darts in the United Kingdom

In United Kingdom, the game of darts is developed to become a professional sports and appeals a large number of addictive fans. There are some remarkable names of UK darters who are Rob Cross, Michael Smith and Daryl Gurney.

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IN WHICH COUNTRIES HAS DARTS DEVELOPED AND THRIVED MOST?

Darts was firstly appeared as a game in small pubs and bars for entertaining people. Nowadays it has became a professional sports which is recognized worldwide and played in different professional tournaments as well as championship. There are 2 players in each round of darts. Each player would take their turns to throw the arrow-shaped medal darts into the dartboard to score points. 

The dartboard is hung at the distance of around 1.73 m away from the players. while at the height of 1.73 m to the centre bullseye. There are 20 sections being divided in total with the scores being ranged representatively from one to 20.

Throughout the dart history, the game started gaining popularity since the year of 1924, the year in which The National Darts Association was founded. At the present, the game has successfully have 50 million players involved and quickly draw more spotlight and gain more popularity. According to recent collected data, darts is most played and developed in the United Kingdom and the United State of America. There are over 17 million people playing darts in US nowadays. However, despite this huge amount of players’ number, it is the United Kingdom and the European Countries that dominated the run of darts’ development.  Apart from these similar names, throughout the years, there have been some nations such as NetherLands, Belgium, Australia, Germany, New Zealand, Canada, Spain, Japan and Russia in which some world’s greatest darters were born. They have been considered as the most successful countries in nurturing and qualifying darters. 

Darts in the United Kingdom

In United Kingdom, the game of darts is developed to become a professional sports and appeals a large number of addictive fans. There are some remarkable names of UK darters who are Rob Cross, Michael Smith and Daryl Gurney.

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RIDICULOUS: DARTING CHAMPION HAD TO WITHDRAW FROM THE ONLINE TOURNAMENT BECAUSE OF TERRIBLE WIFI CONNECTION

The idea that being withdrawn from the tournament because of poor wifi connection, which only happened in Esports previously, nowadays, has also appeared on the traditional ones while they are turned into visual tournaments due to Covid-19.

The first one who had to experience this weird, unpleasing and terrible experience is Gary Anderson, the darter who used to earn 2 world championship titles in darting. He was considered to be the top 1 candidate for being the champion of this year tournament, however, Gary recently decided to withdraw from the tournament because of… his unstable wifi connection.

Daryl Gurney, another greatly experienced player in the international darting field who is as renowned as Anderson, also just announced to not take part in the PDC tournament this year with the same reason. 

“I really want to take part in the tournament, however, it seems to be impossible at this point. After 1 simple test organized recently, my private wifi connection was not strong and well-qualified enough for the competition.” Anderson shared on his Twitter account. “Actually, this did not really surprise me. I even could not pay all the online bills of myself.”

According to Anderson, the internet on his house is really unstable and has unbelievably low speed (around 4,7 Mbps), even though he is now living in the center of London, while the average speed of good wifi connection must be 27,35 Mbps.

PDC is the first international tournament being held online. During the outbreak and large spreading of Covid-19, PDC Organization Department claimed that this may actually a good time for applying many technical achievement into this kind of sports. Every competing rules of the virtual PDC tournament are maintained as the traditional tournament.

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JAMIE LEWIS DEFEATED WRIGHT AND ZONNEVELD DURING THE OPENING ROUND OF PDC HOME TOUR 2020

Jamie Lewis impressively became the winner in the first team round of PDC Home Tour in the recent Friday. This Wales darter was the first one in the tournament to successfully defeat the current worldwide darter champions Peter Wright and Niels Zonneveld, and also the first one who is qualified enough to take part in the second stage of this online virtual darting tournament.

Lewis came up with a failure when facing Zonneveld with the score of 3-5 in the first round, however, he soon succeeded in pulling himself together to quickly defeated Wright with the score of 5-1 and to Peter Jacques with the score of 5-4. He ended up just like Wright – Scot won over Jacques (5-4) and Zonneveld (5-1), however, Lewis has better point balance.

The opening night did not turn out to be great. To connect the players, many webcams were set up to record every movement of the darts, however, sometimes, it was hard to figure out where the dart came to and from as it was totally on screen. It was obviously that sometimes the results were depended on the report of players.

During the competition between Wright-Lewis and Zonneveld-Wright, the connection was even interrupted and totally lost in a few minutes. All went black before the webcams were reset.

The final result of Group 1

  • 1. Jamie Lewis 3-4 (+3)
  • 2. Peter Wright 3-4 (+1)
  • 3. Peter Jacques 3-2 (+1)
  • 4. Niels Zonneveld 3-2 (-5)

Will Wright still be on the tournament?

Wright might not be expelled from Home Tour as a replacement during the outbreak of coronavirus. He can come back with darting tournaments in a few weeks ahead, as it was not right that all 128 players had signed up with PDC.

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DARTS RESULTS: PHIL TAYLOR SUCCESSFULLY BECAME THE WINNER AFTER DEFEATING FALLON SHERROCK AND MARTIN ADAMS ON THE ONLINE MODUS A NIGHT AT THE DARTS

Before these 2 important matches, Phil Taylor was in need of 2 successfully performances with the viewing to win over Fallon Sherrock and Martin Adams. Therefore, he would make the guest appearance at the MODUS A Night At The Darts.

The legendary Power has been executed online for 2 weeks and attracted quite a lot online spectators. In this online tournament, there would be 6 permanent players competing for each week. These 6 competitors would compete in a round robin format to find the most excellent winner. Phil Taylor, once again, approved himself to be the best darter, who has the ability of producing the goods with the final overall score of 96.8 points just after 5 matches.

Even during the first opening match in which Phil Taylor had to compete with the Dutch star Wessel Nijman, a prestigious darter with a lot of titles like 16-time world champion, he still succeeded to pull himself together to make it come true. 

Phil Taylor fell into 2 disappointments coming either side of a 4-0 thrashing of Michael Warburton with the help of a 97 average. However, in the end, he was effectively pulling himself together to make it come true.

The elder among 2 legendary darters, Adams, led the game with 2-0 in score and checkouts of 153 and 121 checkouts only for Taylor 

The next competitor coming up on the darting route of the 59-year-old Queen of the Palace, 

Previously, Sherrock soon defeated Michael Warburton and followed this defeat to Taylor by throwing a 160 checkout to seal a stunning 5-2 triumph against Wessel Nijman.

The Milton Keynes star then made it six points from eight on the night by taking out 152 and 140 in a superb 5-1 thrashing of Wolfie.