Darts

  • Dan Kelly believes the University Darts League is a great platform to improve his game

    Darts captain Kelly relishing “extra special” match

    November 18, 2015 at 5:00 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain Dan Kelly is relishing his teams upcoming match against Newcastle University 2nds on Thursday night, regarding it as an “extra special” match. It is still early days in the season but Kelly is hoping his team can kick on from their opening day victory over […]

     
  • Sunderland University darts team sit top of the  table

    Darts stalwart Marshall warns against complacency

    November 18, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    University of Sunderland darts stalwart, Dan Marshall, insists there is no room for complacency when they take on Newcastle University 2nds on Thursday night. The Wearsiders kicked on from their most successful North East University darts league season to date last year, by beating the University of Hull 7-4 in […]

     
  • Sunderland University darts team sit top of the  table

    Kelly satisfied with opening day Darts win

    November 4, 2015 at 11:31 am

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly, says he is satisfied with his side’s 7-4 opening day win over the University of Hull at Cheemas on Tuesday night. The Wearsiders guaranteed the win with three singles rubbers to spare but despite being 7-2 up they lost their final two singles […]

     
  • Darts captain Kelly: Opening day win is crucial

    Darts captain Kelly: Opening day win is crucial

    November 2, 2015 at 11:23 am

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly, insists it is crucial that his side kick off their North East University Darts League campaign with a win when they entertain Hull on Tuesday night. The Wearsiders head into the new campaign off the back of their most successful season to date, […]

     
  • World champion Michael van Gerwen is one of several big names who will be competing in Sunderland. Picture credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    Darts legends heading to Wearside

    October 21, 2015 at 10:07 am

    World Number One, Michael van Gerwen, and legend of the game, Bobby George are heading to Sunderland for a night of festive fun at the Nissan Sports & Leisure Complex. The darting duo descend on Wearside, for the Modus Management event: ‘A Christmas night with the stars of darts’ where members […]

     
  • Sunderland University darts team sit top of the  table

    Captain Kelly proud of third place finish

    April 20, 2015 at 3:30 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain Dan Kelly spoke of his pride after his side finished third in the North East University Darts League finals day in York. Sunderland followed up an 8-3 semi final defeat to Nottingham Trent with an impressive 8-3 win over the University of Sheffield in the […]

     
  • Darts Captain Kelly happy with underdogs label

    Darts Captain Kelly happy with underdogs label

    April 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly, believes that going into the North East University Darts finals day as the underdogs can work to their advantage, in York on Saturday. The Wearsiders have defied the odds this season, responding from two years without a win, to win three of their […]

     
  • Brave Sunderland defeated by York 1sts

    Brave Sunderland defeated by York 1sts

    February 2, 2015 at 11:15 am

    The University of Sunderland darts team lost both their unbeaten record and top spot in the North East University Darts League, as they were defeated 8-3 by York 1sts. After falling 4-0 down, the Wearsiders threatened a comeback after winning three of the next four matches to bring the scoreline […]

     
  • Darts Captain Kelly believes pressure is off

    Darts Captain Kelly believes pressure is off

    January 30, 2015 at 5:25 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly, believes that the pressure is off for his side ahead of their away trip to York 1sts on Saturday night. Sunderland have won both of their games so far in the North East University Darts League, meaning one win from their next two […]

     
  • 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

    PDC stars return to Sunderland for Nissan Darts Masters

    January 22, 2015 at 10:19 am

    16-time World Darts Champion, Phil Taylor, is among a quartet of darting stars heading to Sunderland, for the third year of the Nissan Darts Masters. Taylor, who was recently denied a 17th World title, after he was beaten by Gary Anderson in the 2015 PDC World Championship Final, will take […]