Darts

  • Sunderland Darts duo looking forward

    Sunderland Darts duo looking forward

    February 21, 2016 at 11:00 am

    As the University of Sunderland darts team look forward to the challenge of three games this coming Sunday, against all three teams from York, captain Dan “Mighty Mackem” Kelly has stressed the need for his players to “concentrate and handle the pressure.” Speaking to SportsByte, Kelly said: “We just need […]

     
  • Darts captain Kelly looking to make impact on finals day

    Darts captain Kelly looking to make impact on finals day

    February 19, 2016 at 12:30 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly, admits he is relishing the opportunity to turn the finals day race back into his side’s favour ahead of Sunday’s triple-header against the three York teams. The Wearsiders’ finals day hopes were dealt a major blow after Tuesday night’s 7-4 defeat at Durham, […]

     
  • Cary admits Newcastle defeat was a wake-up call

    Cary admits Newcastle defeat was a wake-up call

    February 15, 2016 at 12:13 pm

    University of Sunderland darts vice-captain Nick Cary, admits December’s defeat to Newcastle was ‘a wake-up call’ ahead of his side’s must win clash away to Durham. The Wearsiders lost their 100% record as well as top spot in the North East University Darts League North Division, after the 7-4 defeat, […]

     
  • Bobby George is among the stars on show in Gateshead in February.

    Darts stars head to North East for legends Pro Am

    January 12, 2016 at 2:31 pm

    A host of famous darting names are heading to Tyneside in 2016 in two separate exhibitions being hosted by North East Sporting Events. Friday February 26, will see the Legends of Darts Pro/AM Classic at the Holmeside Social Club in Dunston, Gateshead. The event will see members of the crowd […]

     
  • Phil Taylor is one of a number of top darts players who will be competing in Sunderland. Picture credit: John Walton/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    Tickets for Darts at SoL sells out within hours

    December 10, 2015 at 12:56 pm

    By Sophie Dishman. Tickets for an upcoming darts event at the Stadium of Light featuring Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor and Gary ‘The Flying Scotsman’ Anderson have sold out within hours of going on sale. Tickets for the event went on sale yesterday. There was unprecedented demand for the tickets, with […]

     
  • Kelly admits Newcastle deserved derby victory

    Kelly admits Newcastle deserved derby victory

    December 9, 2015 at 11:30 am

    University of Sunderland darts captain Dan Kelly admitted that Newcastle 1sts were the better team on the night, after his side were beaten 7-4 in Tuesday’s top of the table clash. The two sides headed into the contest level on points and leg difference at the top of the Northern […]

     
  • Kelly: Newcastle game means more to us than any other

    Kelly: Newcastle game means more to us than any other

    December 7, 2015 at 11:30 am

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly has admitted that Tuesday’s top of the league clash against Newcastle means more to his team than any other game this season. Aside from the obvious local rivalry, the two sides head into the contest as joint leaders of the Northern Division of […]

     
  • Sunderland University darts team sit top of the  table

    Marshall: We didn’t even get out of second gear

    December 6, 2015 at 9:18 pm

    University of Sunderland darts star, Dan Marshall has warned that his side didn’t even get out of second gear in Friday’s 11-0 demolition win over York Ladies. The win ensured Sunderland maintained their 100% winning start to the season, moving them level on points with Newcastle 1sts heading into Tuesday’s […]

     
  • Darts Vice-Captain stresses importance of maintaining winning run

    Darts Vice-Captain stresses importance of maintaining winning run

    December 3, 2015 at 3:45 pm

    University of Sunderland darts vice captain; Nick Cary insists it is vital that his side maintain their winning start to the season, as they welcome York Ladies to Cheemas on Friday night. The Wearsiders made it two successive wins last time out, as they swept aside Newcastle 2nds 10-1,  in […]

     
  • Sunderland University darts team sit top of the  table

    Kelly hails Newcastle win as his greatest as captain

    November 20, 2015 at 7:24 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly labelled his side’s 10-1 away victory over Newcastle 2nds on Thursday as “the best performance since he’s been captain.” The Wearsiders sealed the win with five singles rubbers still to play, as they made it two wins from two in the North East University […]