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With all due respect... Barneveld, and refused to let The Power dominate him. He has the highest respect for him - as we all do - but he didn't show it. I used to play like that. I always had the highest respect for Eric Bristow, but when I played against him I hated him - and you need to do that against Phil or you risk getting well beaten. LIVE ON SKY SPORTS Premier League Darts Week 12 from Liverpool

Hundreds at Wilson funeral

..-time world champion passed away at his home in last Saturday - two days after his 62nd birthday. Eric Bristow, one Wilson's most famous opponents on the oche, was one of around 400 people who packed Kirkca..ght. "Scotland should be proud of him. He's at peace now and he will be missed." Eric Bristow on Jocky Wilson Quotes of the week "Jocky would be the first to tell you that work in its ow

Darts legend Jocky Wilson dies aged 62 when an ambulance arrived. Wilson's career saw him challenge Englishman Eric Bristow and John Lowe for the sport's major honours before his retirement in 1995. ..5-time world champion, said: "It's very sad news. When I first started, you wanted to beat Eric Bristow, Bob Anderson and Jocky Wilson. "He was such a good laugh to be with. Peo

Hankey 'could lead exodus to PDC'

.. The WDC, later the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC), held its own version of the world championship in 1994. Former BDO world champions who made the switch to the PDC are John Lowe, Eric Bristow, Keith Deller, Bob Anderson, Phil Taylor, Dennis Priestley, John Part, Richie Burnett, Steve Beaton, Raymond van Barneveld, Jelle Klassen and Mark Webster. Only four players have won both BDO

I have edge over Mitchell - Adams

..nley 7-5 in last year's final to retain the title he first lifted in 2007. If he wins for a third successive year in a record-breaking 19th appearance at the Lakeside, Adams will match Eric Bristow, who triumphed in 1984, 1985 and 1986. "It would be immense for me, because I'd be able to equal another darting record and also set myself up to better that record," Adams a

Lewis revels in title defence

..xandra Palace. The 26-year-old became only the third player in the sport's history to win their first world title and retain it the following year. As well as matching the achievements of Eric Bristow and Raymond van Barneveld, 'Jackpot' lived up to his nickname by scooping the £200,000 first prize. "Andy never gave up and landed some superb checkouts himself, but I hit the rig

Lewis hits the Jackpot again

..forgotten that home is where the heart is? Ahead of the new year, Sky Bet's Helen Jacob selects her top ten sports bets of 2012. 'Jackpot' followed in the footsteps of Eric Bristow and Raymond van Barneveld as he successfully defended the title the year after winning it for the first time. "The fightback against James Wade last night won me the tournament. I believed in

Time for Stompe Chimes

..Helens youngster Michael Smith and is wary of his opponent with the next generation of talent starting to make themselves known. He joked that some rising stars are already better than darts legend Eric Bristow before reminding them that they have plenty of hard work ahead. "I think the youth players at the moment are better than Bristow has ever been!" he joked. "No I'd want to see t

Bristow advises Barney

..ended insight into El Clasico. Our improved Events Centre gives you complete control of how you watch the UEFA Champions League! Raymond van Barneveld has turned to former world champion Eric Bristow in a bid to end his recent slump. The Dutch star is currently preparing for the PDC World Darts Championship, which gets under way on December 15, but expectations are low for the five-time wor

No stopping Taylor - Bristow

..ack, Albert Ferrer and Michael Laudrup give Revista an extended insight into El Clasico. Our improved Events Centre gives you complete control of how you watch the UEFA Champions League! Eric Bristow says Phil Taylor is a worthy favourite for the forthcoming PDC World Darts Championships - but feels James Wade is worth an outside bet. The former world champion, now a TV pundit, feels Taylor

The eight of diamonds

.. on the big stage, but he gets frustrated too easily. Players like Phil Taylor, Dennis Priestley or Eric Bristow just play through it until the form comes and Barney needs to do that as well. He always plays well..orm drop so much because he is undoubtedly one of the most talented players in the game. Myself and Eric Bristow have said on many occasions that he is a proper darts player - and by that we mean he is someone wh

Champion Adams retains BDO title

..hat equals one or two records. I want to win a third one [in a row] next year." The win for Adams sees him equal John Lowe's record of three wins with only Raymond van Barneveld (four) and Eric Bristow (five) ahead of him. Yorkshire's Winstanley, 29, was proud of his performance, despite falling short against the top seed. "The better man won on the night, he deserves it. But it was ni

Champion Adams breezes into semis

..within one match of his fourth final appearance and a possible record-equalling third title. Only Eric Bristow, John Lowe and Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld have won the title three times during the 34-year his..appearance at Frimley Green. "I have come here to win the title this week. I want to do what Eric Bristow - my idol, who inspired me - did and repeat his three on a spin, which he achieved between 1984-86.

Awards treble for Taylor

..ters in the final against James Wade. Taylor was also recognised for his contribution to darts over the past two decades with induction into the PDC Hall of Fame, where he joins the likes of legends Eric Bristow, John Lowe and Dennis Priestley. Taylor, who took second place in the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards last month, was also awarded the PDC Fans Player of the Year vote following an online

Adams primed for Lakeside defence

.. Lincolnshire-based England skipper Adams, 54, who won his first Lakeside title in 2007, is aiming to join an elite club of players who have won three or more BDO crowns. The only other members are Eric Bristow (5), Raymond van Barneveld (4) and John Lowe (3). Adams will also set a new record in 2011 by making his 18th consecutive appearance at the Lakeside event when he faces Tony West in the first round

You've got The Power

..d choose eight players past or present (you can choose yourself as one of the participants) for the Premier League of darts, who would you choose and why? Steve Thomas Myself, Raymond van Barneveld, Eric Bristow, John Lowe, Jocky Wilson (to keep us all laughing), Dennis Priestley, big Cliff Lazarenko and Bob Anderson. That would be mine because they were mainly the people I started off with and them people h