Monthly Archives: December 2015

  1. The aptly and simply titled Last 32 Preview blog post

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    December 25, 2015 by bsd987

    Merry Christmas y’all! Let me take a break from my regular stats-based postings to preview the second round. But I’m …
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  2. Should you go for bull last dart in hand from 121?

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    December 23, 2015 by bsd987

    This is one of the questions I’ve had: Is it correct to go for bull last dart in hand from …
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  3. Winners don’t just hit doubles, they leave easier outs

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    December 21, 2015 by bsd987

    One of the reasons I’m keeping all these checkout stats during the World Championships is to get some statistical proof …
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  4. The silliness that is highest checkout (and the difference between a 131 and a 132)

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    December 19, 2015 by bsd987

    “Highest checkout”, tis a silly thing. So far through three sessions at Alexandra Palace, David Pallett 132 finish on the …
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  5. World Championships Day 1 Preview, and Introducing Two New Statistics

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    December 15, 2015 by bsd987

    It’s finally upon us, sort-of: The World Darts Championship. Thursday marks the most important day of the year since January …
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  6. World Champion Swan Songs

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    December 14, 2015 by bsd987

    I noticed the other day that if John Part never qualifies for the World Championships again—certainly as likely a possibility …
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  7. The MvG Era and an associated myth

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    December 9, 2015 by bsd987

    First, don’t read the headline incorrectly. This is the MvG era. That is no myth, and only a dang fool …
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