The world number three was rewarded for his sensational fightback against Jamie Caven in the European Championship, when he came back from 9-3 down to win 10-9 before going on to reach the final. Continue reading
‘The Wizard’ was defeated by Peter Wright on Monday but still rose to a career-high of third place on the PDC Order of Merit. Continue reading
Simon Whitlock is in the semi-finals of the World Championships after fending off a fightback from Ian White on Saturday evening.
Whitlock, who led 3-0 and 4-1, eventually got over line in a ninth set tie-break to set up a last four clash with Peter Wright, who he will meet on Monday as he bids to reach his second final at London’s Alexandra Palace. Continue reading
Simon Whitlock surged into the quarter-finals of the World Darts Championship with another straight sets victory at London’s Alexandra Palace, where he defeated Kevin Painter on Friday.
Whitlock, who has been installed as the favourite to reach the final from his half of the draw since Phil Taylor’s early exit, is yet to drop a single set in three commanding victories. Continue reading
Simon Whitlock claimed a straight sets victory over Jarkko Komula on Sunday afternoon as he eased through to the last 16 of the World Championship at London’s Alexandra Palace.
The world number four, who is now the favourite to reach the final following the shock elimination of Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor, continued his solid start to the tournament and is yet to drop a set. Continue reading