Darts

  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]