Darts

  • Kelly ‘Over the moon’ with Darts side’s progress

    Kelly ‘Over the moon’ with Darts side’s progress

    December 9, 2014 at 12:00 pm

    If you had said to the University of Sunderland darts captain Dan Kelly at the start of the season, that his side would have won two games from two, and sit at the top of the Northern University Darts League, he would have probably dismissed it as sheer nonsense. After […]

     
  • Chris Harris secured the winning point

    Harris the hero again as Sunderland edge Durham thriller

    December 5, 2014 at 4:25 pm

    Chris Harris’ 2-0 win in the final singles game, ensured the University of Sunderland darts team ran out 6-5 winners over Durham University to continue their 100% start to the season. A determined singles win from Nick Cary inspired the Wearsiders to win four out of the final five singles […]

     
  • Darts vice-captain Cary confident of Durham win

    Darts vice-captain Cary confident of Durham win

    December 3, 2014 at 4:00 pm

    University of Sunderland Darts vice-captain, Nick Cary, is confident that his side’s quality and momentum will hold too much for Durham University this Thursday. Sunderland head into the away fixture against Durham, on the back of a 6-5 win against Newcastle, and Cary believes that the result shows the team […]

     
  • Kelly’s 14 darter inspires Sunderland derby win

    Kelly’s 14 darter inspires Sunderland derby win

    October 31, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    University of Sunderland darts captain, Dan Kelly, fired in a 14 darter to lead his side to a 6-5 victory over Newcastle in the Northern University Darts League. Kelly hit scores of 125, 100, 134, and 96 before checking out 50 to complete his magical leg in his 2-0 singles […]

     
  • Darts captain: “Better leadership and new additions the key”

    Darts captain: “Better leadership and new additions the key”

    October 29, 2014 at 11:30 am

    University of Sunderland Darts captain, Dan Kelly, believes that a combination of better leadership and new additions will result in a better performance this season. The darts side failed to register a win last season in the Northern University Darts League, but Kelly is confident his side’s fortunes will change […]

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

    Proud Kelly looking forward to captaining Shafts

    May 9, 2014 at 12:00 pm

    New Sunderland Shafts captain Dan Kelly says he is looking forward to next season following a disappointing first campaign. Shafts won none of their four competitive games this season and were on the end of a 10-1 demolition at the hands of rivals Newcastle University. “I have been very disappointed […]

     
  • Sunderland Shafts Chilver looks forward to the future

    Sunderland Shafts Chilver looks forward to the future

    May 7, 2014 at 1:30 pm

    Sunderland Shafts member Chris Chilver says he is looking forward to the future after an unsuccessful season for the Wearside team. Sunderland finished bottom of the Northern University Darts League table with no wins after a narrow 6-5 defeat to Durham last week. And Chilver, who lost the deciding leg, […]

     
  • Shafts final game goes down to wire

    Shafts final game goes down to wire

    May 1, 2014 at 2:45 pm

    The Sunderland Shafts were left devastated as they were defeated in the last leg of the game against Durham at Sloanes Sports Bar. The last leg consisted of Shafts’ Chris Chilver going agonisingly close against Durham’s Matt Coward, with Coward hitting double 20 to win his game 2-1 and gave […]

     
  • Shaw hopes to end Shafts career in style

    Shaw hopes to end Shafts career in style

    April 28, 2014 at 12:23 pm

    Long-serving Sunderland Shafts member Jay Shaw says he has “really enjoyed his Shafts career” as he plays his last game for the Wearsiders’ this Wednesday against Durham. Shaw has been a Shafts representive since the team formed two years ago, and was part of the team who thrashed local rivals […]

     
  • Nissan Masters glory for Van Gerwen in Sunderland

    Nissan Masters glory for Van Gerwen in Sunderland

    April 7, 2014 at 9:00 am

    World Champion Michael van Gerwen added to his trophy haul with a 4-2 victory over Simon Whitlock to claim the Nissan Benfield Masters title in Sunderland on Saturday night. Dutch sensation van Gerwen thrilled a sell-out crowd of more than 500 at the Nissan Sports and Leisure Complex as he […]