British Darts Organisation Tournaments
The BDO and its member counties stage hundreds of competitive darts events each year involving men, women and youth,
and is responsible for the overall growth of the sport of darts from grass roots level right through to County,
National, International, Professional and World levels.
THE WORLD PROFESSIONAL DARTS CHAMPIONSHIPS:
- Played annually since 1978 and televised by BBC TV Sport.
- BBC WORLDWIDE provide the World Pro to countries around the globe.
- Since 1998 the World Pro has been televised in The Netherlands by SBS-6.
- Since 2005 the World Pro has been accessible on BBCi, which means that every dart thrown can be seen at the touch of the red-button on digital remote controls.
- Since 2006 the World Pro has been screened by EUROSPORT and from 2009 onwards is available on EUROSPORT ASIA.
- The World Pro is seen by peak BBC audiences of between 4 and 5 million each year and collectively by the largest television audiences for darts anywhere in the world.
- THE WOMEN’S WORLD PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP has been played annually since 2001.
THE WINMAU WORLD MASTERS:
Played annually since 1974 and televised by BBC TV Sport, this is the oldest established ‘major’ in world darts,
and the only one with 4 separate finals: Men, Women, Boys and Girls Masters.
- The WDF WORLD CUP has been played every two years since 1977 and England Men have won it on 11 occasions.
- The England Women’s Team have now won the WDF World Cup on 7 occasions.
- The WDF EUROPE CUP has been played every two years since 1978 and England Men have won it 11 times.
- The England Women’s Team have now won the WDF Europe Cup on 9 occasions.
- The WDF EUROPE CUP YOUTH has been played every year since 1995.
- The BDO BRITISH INTERNATIONALS, a Men’s and Women’s Championship between the Home Countries of England, Scotland and Wales has been played annually since 1979.
Other annual tournaments include:
- THE BRITISH INTER-COUNTY DARTS CHAMPIONSHIPS (BICC) Played every month between all British counties from September/Oct to April/May.
- THE SIX NATIONS CUP
- THE BDO GOLD CUP
- THE BDO BRITISH OPEN
- THE BDO INTERNATIONAL OPEN
- THE BDO BRITISH CLASSIC
- THE BDO BRITISH TEENAGE CHAMPIONSHIPS
- THE BDO INTER-COUNTY YOUTH KNOCKOUT CUP
- THE SCOTTISH OPEN (SDA)
- THE WELSH OPEN (WDO)
- THE BDO BRITISH MASTERS
- THE BDO INTERNATIONAL GRAND PRIX
- VARIOUS WEEKEND TOURNAMENTS