PINDER MAKES HISTORY NOW MAKES HIS WAY TO THE PDC AS PROJECTDARTS SHEFFIELD DARTS MASTERS CHAMPION
Well this Sunday Bob Pinhead Pinder became the first Projectdarts SDM Grand Champion and on his way to the PDC and now has a massive opportunity to become one of the greats.
From the Pub to Pro.......
As darting fans and darting royalty swarmed into Sheffield to watch and support there favourites it was a long and eventful day full of Darts,Darts an more..
The first round got underway as No1 seed Tony "the tiger" Darlow had too much fire power as he beat "the hitman" Paul Beck with both men hitting maximums to set a very high standard for the rest of the day.Carl Moorhouse made his way to the stage with the lovely walk on girl Kiera only to fall short to PDC star Darren "dynamite" Johnson as he walked on to AC/DC TNT continued to blast his way to a 4-0 victory.Yorkshire^s no1 Julie White was in outstanding form hitting a 4 sub 20 dart legs to beat Lester "big red" Bowers and again prove why she is one of the best in the world.Her Husband Nick White followed her there with a 4-2 hard fought game over Ryan "the manic" Goffin coming from 2-0 down to win 4-2.Nick would then go on to beat Julie 4-2 in the last 8 and set up a semi-final against Darren Johnson who blasted in a 103 av hitting 12/13/12/17 dart legs in a 4-1 win over top seed Tony Darlow and then would scrape through to the final as nick white came from 2-1 down to lead 3-2 in the semi only for dynamite to deep way down deep and record a 4-3 victory to no.9 seed Darren Johnson into the final.Rich "bullseye" Beck beat a below par Billy Wragg but what an achievement for the young lad making it into the grand final of such a big event bullseye would then meet Bob Pinder who got the better of a terrific battle over John Daniels as the battle of the south Yorkshire men proved a cracker Bob would then break at 2-1 down and again at 3-2 up to win a place in the semi^s and he would meet no.2 seed Carl "the sword" Wilkinson who after beating "Mr 19" Andy Radford 4-1 would then take out "the messiah" Brian Lewis 4-0 after Brian had taken a tremendous game against Darren "the dream" Weaver.Bob Would edge the semi 4-3 with all legs going with throw.With Darren 2dynamite" Johnson and Bob "pinhead" Pinder making ways with AC/DC and Offspring we witnessed a terrific final as both men proving why they both made it to this stage with both men touching a 90av. several legs below 15,maximums it was Bob Pinder who just won a nervous last leg to take the title 5 legs to 4.He now joins the elite of the sport in the PDC in January.
What an amazing day as Sheffield hosted such a huge event for local player to be involved in.
JAMMIE DODGER TAKES VICTORY IN DARTSMANIA QUALIFIER
Well from the metradome in Barnsley to the Dartsmania final in just 24 hours......
World no1 James Jammie Dodger Wilson hot footed himself from Over The Top Friday night to take his place in the Projectdarts Dartsmania qualifier.
James Jamie Wilson started of his group stage matches with victory over Kenny Hoult who gave the world number one a bit of a fright after taking the first leg then had a chance to go 2-0 up only for James to win 4-1 before taking on long time foe Pat Meeson and making good with another 4-1 victory before going into the knockout stage with a victory over Neil Beresford.Kenny Hoult recovered from the first defeat to go through as group r/up.World championship qualifier Brian Doggy Dawson breezed into the knockout stages with out dropping a single leg as he won all his game 4-0 beating Yorkshire star Jason Elvin,Polish number 2 Jimmy Chojonowski and the excellent Darren Bluer.Jason Elvin would make the knockout in 2nd place in the group.Pdc player and Enterprise pub champion Brian Lewis made his way into the knockout stage with 3 wins from 3 as he scraped a win over Russ Simons and then beat good rival Kristian Larkin and then Kieran Evans with the latter also going through in 2nd spot.Dean Conoly won all his game in group 4 and he accounted for Nottinghanshire Ace Tom Shooter Sawford,Lee Slack and Gary Bright,Shooter also made his way into the knockout to take on Doggy.
In the knockout stage still best of 7legs it was Brian Lewis and Kenny Hoult who had the match of the round as Brian coming from 3-1 down to make the semi final with a 4-3 win and he would set up a clash with Yorkshire^s Jason Elvin who came through 4-2 against Dean Conoly.Jamie Wilson made his way into the semi-final after been pushed by Kieran evans with the final score 4-1 to Jamie Wilson.Brian Dawson came from behind to Beat 17yo Tom Sawford 4-1 and book a place in the semi-final.
with the format changing to best of 3 sets it was Jason Elvin and Brian Lewis had a eventful ding dong battle as Brian took the first set and missed a dart to take the lead in the 2nd but Elvin levelled it to 1-1 in sets and then they ended up 1-1 in legs and so down to the decider in which Jason Elvin took his place in the final.Brian Dawson took the lead in the other semi final as both world class players battled it out for a final spot and Brian missed a couple of darts to take the first set only to lose out and it was the same in the 2nd as both men bashed the treble bed and in same fashion as the first set it went down to the last leg with Jamie Wilson booking his place in the final.
Jason Elvin (ref) Antonio Cruz & Jamie Wilson
Jason Elvin took the 1st set as he dominated the early stages of the qualifier and set off quick in the 2nd but a high checkout of 146 for Wilson leveled it in sets at 1-1 and Jason missed a dart to go back into the lead but then only to lose out to a terrific 76 finish and Wilson then continued as himself dominated the last leg to take the final 2-1 in sets with the crowd all on looking as the last four all excellent dartist with Jammie Dodger showing us all why he is number 1 and for a Dartsmania qualifier victory and he bocmes the 7th man to qualify for the grand final in march and he is joined by Jason Elvin also,They Join Callan Rydz,Bob Pinder,Trevor Burkhill,Lee Cushworth,Dave Copley & Carl Wilkinson in what is already looking a world class night of darts.the next dartsmania qualifier is on the 21st December at the Rotherham Transport club in Masbrough Rotherham with two more place up for grabs