This year’s Lakeside BDO World Professional Championships 2014 will be televised exclusively by BBC Television.
There will be live darts every afternoon Monday – Thursday between 1pm and 4.15pm, also a highlights programme every evening.
The Championship will be available on the RED Button with both the Ladies and Men’s finals being shown live.
With the World Championships being shown totally on terrestrial TV more viewers than ever will be able to watch.
The Championship starts on Saturday 4th January 2014 at 1pm with 9 Times Ladies World Champion Trina Gulliver MBE taking on Tamara Schuur from the Netherlands which is followed by the Men’s reigning World Professional Champion Scott Waites beginning his quest to retain his Lakeside title he plays Alan Norris.
The reigning Ladies World Professional Champion Anastasia Dobromyslova will take to the stage on Sunday Afternoon in a bid to make it 3 Titles in a row but the field has doubled this year to 16 competitors so it will be a hard battle.
The Men’s field has also increased to 40 players which include players from Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Greece, Japan, Latvia, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland and the United States of America together with Belgium, England, Netherlands, Scotland and Wales.