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Article: Worthington’s Darts Champion of Champions 2017 Launched

Worthington’s Darts Champion of Champions 2017 Launched

The search is on for the 2017 Worthington’s Darts Champion of Champions with pubs and clubs across the country signing up to hold heats to find local champions for the £20,000 grand final at the SSE SWALEC stadium in Cardiff on August 26th. Sponsored by Molson Coors and Red Dragon Darts, and promoted in partnership with - the UK’s leading website for pubs - the tournament mirrors the best of three legs 501 format of the iconic News of the World competition with heat winners automatically qualifying for the 256 player grand Final. To take part, players must first register at and can play in as many qualifiers as they like. The tournament is open to men and women of all abilities, as well as children over the age of 14 with the permission of landlords. “The Worthington’s Champion of Champions is the people’s darts tournament,” says Simon Hall, head of marketing at Red Dragon Darts. “Pubs and clubs are at the heart of the sport and as we have seen in previous years, they produce some fantastic darting talent. The event gets better and better and this year’s will be an incredible experience for everyone taking part.” [caption id="attachment_20479" align="alignright" width="210"]PDC GRAND SLAM OF DARTS 2015, 7/11/2015, GROUP STAGE E-, PDC, DARTS, WOLVERHAMPTON,TERRY JENKINS, JONNY CLAYTON, PIC:CHRIS SARGEANT, TIPTOPPICS LTD 2016 Winner Jonny Clayton[/caption] Last year’s winner was Jonny Clayton, a plasterer from Pembrokeshire. In addition to the trophy and title of Worthington’s Champion of Champions 2016, he picked up a cheque for £5,000. “It’s a marvellous event,” he says. “The organisation is second to none and pits some of the best-known names in the game alongside pub champions. The tournament has a great, major TV feel to it and I’m sure the 2017 event will be even bigger and better.” To hold a qualifying heat, pubs and clubs have until May 30th to sign up at More details on the Worthington’s Champion of Champions 2017 tournament, including a list of venues already signed up to hold qualifiers, is available at:

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