Darts

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Darts is a sport in which small missiles are thrown at a circular target ("dartboard") fixed to a wall.wikipedia
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Pub

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Before the First World War, pubs in the United Kingdom had dartboards made from solid blocks of wood, usually elm.
Referred to as their "local" by regulars, pubs are typically chosen for their proximity to home or work, the availability of a particular beer or ale or a good selection, good food, a social atmosphere, the presence of friends and acquaintances, and the availability of recreational activities such as a darts team, a skittles team, and a pool or snooker table.

The Indoor League

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The dartboard featured on The Indoor League television show of the 1970s did not feature a triple section, and according to host Fred Trueman during the first episode, this is the traditional Yorkshire board.
The sports included darts, pool, bar billiards, bar skittles, table football ( foosball), arm wrestling and shove ha'penny amongst others.

Sisal

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Small bundles of sisal fibres of the same length were bundled together.
The sisal fibre is traditionally used for rope and twine, and has many other uses, including paper, cloth, footwear, hats, bags, carpets, and dartboards.

Oche

*Distance: the oche (line behind which the thrower must stand) should be from the face of the board.
The oche, also the throw line or toe line, in the game of darts is the line behind which the throwing player must stand.

Nine-dart finish

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The most common nine dart finish consists of two 180 maximums followed by a 141 checkout (T20-T19-D12), but there are many other possible ways of achieving the feat.
A nine-dart finish is a perfect leg in the sport of darts, using only nine darts, the fewest possible, to check out from 501.

British Darts Organisation

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Of the two professional steel-tip organisations, the British Darts Organisation (BDO), founded 1973, is the older.
The British Darts Organisation (BDO) is a darts organisation founded on 7 January 1973 by Olly Croft.

Professional Darts Corporation

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In 1992, a group of darts players broke off from the BDO and, in pursuit of higher prize money, formed the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC). The PDC has their own world cup competition, the PDC World Cup of Darts.
The Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) is a professional darts organisation in the United Kingdom, established in 1992 when a group of leading players split from the British Darts Organisation to form what was initially called the World Darts Council (WDC).

World Professional Darts Championship

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The BDO and PDC both organise a World Professional Championship.
The World Professional Darts Championship is one of the most important tournaments in the darts calendar.

World Darts Federation

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The BDO is a member of the World Darts Federation (WDF) (founded 1976), along with organizations in some 60 other countries worldwide.
The World Darts Federation (WDF) is the official world sport governing body and (along with the PDC) tournament organiser for the game of darts.

BDO World Darts Championship

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The BDO World Championship has been running since 1978; the PDC World Championship started in 1994.
The BDO World Darts Championship is a world championship competition in darts, organised by the British Darts Organisation (BDO).

PDC World Darts Championship

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The BDO World Championship has been running since 1978; the PDC World Championship started in 1994. The PDC's major tournaments are the World Championship, Premier League, UK Open, World Matchplay, World Grand Prix and the Grand Slam of Darts.
The PDC World Darts Championship, known for sponsorship purposes as the William Hill World Darts Championship, organised by the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC), is one of the two separate World Professional Darts Championships held annually in the sport of darts.

List of darts players

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A list of professional darts players.

Premier League Darts

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The PDC's major tournaments are the World Championship, Premier League, UK Open, World Matchplay, World Grand Prix and the Grand Slam of Darts.
Premier League Darts is a darts tournament which launched on 20 January 2005 on Sky Sports.

UK Open

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The PDC's major tournaments are the World Championship, Premier League, UK Open, World Matchplay, World Grand Prix and the Grand Slam of Darts.
The UK Open is a Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) major darts tournament held annually in Minehead, England at the Butlins Minehead Resort.

World Matchplay (darts)

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The PDC's major tournaments are the World Championship, Premier League, UK Open, World Matchplay, World Grand Prix and the Grand Slam of Darts.
It is played in a legs format, and is run by the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC).

World Grand Prix (darts)

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The PDC's major tournaments are the World Championship, Premier League, UK Open, World Matchplay, World Grand Prix and the Grand Slam of Darts. The PDC's World Grand Prix uses this format.
The BoyleSports World Grand Prix is a PDC darts tournament held in Dublin each October.

Dart (missile)

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Darts is a sport in which small missiles are thrown at a circular target ("dartboard") fixed to a wall.
An indoor game of darts has also been developed.

Grand Slam of Darts

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The PDC's major tournaments are the World Championship, Premier League, UK Open, World Matchplay, World Grand Prix and the Grand Slam of Darts.
The Grand Slam of Darts is a darts tournament organised by the Professional Darts Corporation and is known as the BoyleSports Grand Slam of Darts for sponsorship purposes.

World Darts Trophy

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Two Dutch independently organised major tournaments, the International Darts League and the World Darts Trophy introduced a mix of BDO and PDC players in 2006 and 2007.
The Bullit World Darts Trophy was a professional darts tournament run by the British Darts Organisation and the World Darts Federation.

International Darts League

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Two Dutch independently organised major tournaments, the International Darts League and the World Darts Trophy introduced a mix of BDO and PDC players in 2006 and 2007.
The Topic International Darts League was a darts tournament held at the Triavium in Nijmegen, Netherlands.

PDC World Cup of Darts

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The PDC has their own world cup competition, the PDC World Cup of Darts.
The PDC World Cup of Darts is a team darts tournament organised by the Professional Darts Corporation, and was one of the three new tournaments being introduced into the PDC calendar in 2010.

Eric Bristow

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Eric John Bristow, (25 April 1957 – 5 April 2018), nicknamed "The Crafty Cockney", was an English professional darts player.

Jocky Wilson

John Thomas "Jocky" Wilson (22 March 1950 – 24 March 2012) was a Scottish professional darts player from Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.

John Lowe

John Lowe (born 21 July 1945) is a former World No. 1 English retired professional darts player who was one of the most talented and best known darts players during the 1970s and 1980s, particularly in the United Kingdom.

Phil Taylor (darts player)

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Philip Douglas Taylor (born 13 August 1960) is an English retired professional darts player, nicknamed The Power.