WILLIAM HILL BECOME OFFICIAL BETTING PARTNER OF McCOY^S PREMIER LEAGUE DARTS
WILLIAM HILL have been unveiled as the official betting partners of the McCoy^s Premier League Darts.
The deal continues the leading bookmaker^s association with the Professional Darts Corporation, following their successful sponsorship of the Grand Slam of Darts in Wolverhampton in November.
As part of the deal, William Hill will provide on-site betting facilities at the McCoy^s Premier League Darts, as well as seeing their branding display both on the stage and players^ shirts during the £450,000 tournament.
"We thank William Hill for their continued backing," said PDC Chairman Barry Hearn. "The William Hill Grand Slam of Darts was a huge success and it^s great to welcome them as the official betting partners of the McCoy^s Premier League Darts.
"The tournament is building into the most exciting yet since this concept was introduced in 2005 and we^re delighted to have their support."
David Lynn, Head of Sponsorship and Partnerships at William Hill, added: "We^re proud to become the official betting partners of the McCoy^s Premier League Darts.
"The sport has enjoyed a real purple patch of late and we^re really excited about being associated with this 15-night darting extravaganza."
William Hill make Phil Taylor, the five-time Premier League Darts champion, their 13/8 favourite, with World Champion Adrian Lewis the 4/1 second favourite.
Gary Anderson is 9/2 to retain the title he won last may, while 2009 champion James Wade and Australian ace Simon Whitlock are both 7/1, with Raymond van Barneveld 20/1 and newcomers Kevin Painter and Andy Hamilton both 25/1.
For the latest McCoy^s Premier League Darts odds, visit www.williamhill.com.
McCoy^s Premier League Darts
13/8 Phil Taylor
4/1 Adrian Lewis
9/2 Gary Anderson
7/1 James Wade
7/1 Simon Whitlock
20/1 Raymond van Barneveld
25/1 Kevin Painter
25/1 Andy Hamilton
1/3 Odds Place 1,2
Odds supplied by William Hill, the official betting partner of the McCoy^s Premier League Darts