Gibraltar Results and updates

In the first round of the Gibraltar Darts Trophy i beat Tony Newell 6-5 and then lost to Krzysztof Ratajski 6-3 in the second.
Krzysztof Ratajski went on to win the tournament 8-2 against Dave Chisnall.
I am off to Ireland next to the Citywest Convention Centre in Dublin for two pro tour events from 4-5 October followed by the Boylesports World Grand Prix from 6-12 October.
I will play Jeffrey de Zwaan in the first round Sunday evening 6th October.
I have also qualified for the 2019 Unibet European Championship and will play Nathan Aspinall first round, schedule of play to follow,that will be held in Gottingen, Germany from 24-27 October.
It would be great to have a run in one of them !!!!

Barnsley weekend 20-22 September

I had a brilliant start to the weekend in Barnsley by qualifying for ET13  Gibraltar Darts Trophy September 27-29, Victoria Stadium, Gibraltar but in the 2 Pro Tours that followed I only made the last 64 both days.
Sorting myself for Gibraltar now which is the last European event of 2019 to see who else qualifies for the European Championship Finals in Gottingen from 25-27 October as I am really happy to have already secured my place in this event!!!!

Results ET12 Riesa Germany 13th-15th September

I played Luke Woodhouse Saturday afternoon and won 6-4 this set up a match against Daryl Gurney in the last 16 on the Sunday afternoon which after a hard fought game I lost 6-5.
I’m hoping to qualify this coming Friday for the last European tournament of the year which will be held in Gibraltar from 27th-29th September.
It’s great that I have qualified for the World Grand Prix and the European Championships so well happy with how this year is going!!!!






I had a terrific couple of weeks holiday in Crete with my wife Nanette such a lovely break.  I then flew to Vienna for European Tour 10 where I lost 6-5 in the second round to James Wilson.
This week I am back on the pro tour at the metrodome in Barnsley 10-11 September followed by ET12 in Riesa Germany 13-15 Sept !!!!

Results Hildesheim weekend Aug 2-4

I pre qualified for ET12 – International Darts Open September 13-15 in Riesa but didn’t manage to qualify for ET11.
I made the quarter finals on Sunday in Pro Tour 22:
Steve Beaton 6|3 Mark McGeeney
Steve Beaton 6|5 Danny van Trijp
Steve Beaton 6|2 Mike van Duivenbode
Steve Beaton 6|1 Joe Cullen
Jermaine Wattimena 6|2 Steve Beaton
Love darts but I am looking forward to a few weeks off now during August.
My next tournament is in Vienna at the end of the month.

World Matchplay result

Great atmosphere at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool again this year such a fantastic venue.
I’m gutted to be out losing 10-6 to Michael Van Gerwen but it’s great spending some time at home making the most of this lovely weather in the garden!!!!

Barnsley Results Pro Tours 19 & 20

I lost in the 1st round in Pro Tour 19  against Matthew Edgar 6-3.

Pro Tour 20 Results: I made the quarters
Steve Beaton 6|3 Mickey Mansell
Steve Beaton 6|3 Dave Prins
Steve Beaton 6|3 Ryan Searle
Steve Beaton 6|3 Jose Justicia
Adrian Gray 6|4 Steve Beaton

Great day overall had some great averages but didn’t take my chances against Adrian Gray.

I am looking forward to the Wigley Group Golf Day tomorrow 18th July and then to Blackpool for my first round game against Michael van Gerwen on Sunday evening.

2019 Wigley Group Golf Day 18th July De Vere Staverton

The  Wigley Group 2019 Golf Day & Gala Dinner, with special guest Sir Geoff Hurst MBE will take place on Thursday 18th July at the De Vere Staverton.

‪For more info and to book your place please email Jess Wood –

Sir Geoff Hurst MBE Announced as Special Guest at The Wigley Group’s Golf Day & Gala Dinner 2019

England’s World Cup hat-trick hero Sir Geoff Hurst will be heading the star line-up at The Wigley Group’s annual golf day and gala dinner which has over the years netted close to £100,000 for soldiers in need through Support Our Paras.

Money raised from the event will go to the Wigley Support Fund which helps injured, serving and veteran soldiers with the transition from military to civilian life by equipping them with new skills for a new start.

Sir Geoff will be joined by other sporting greats at the fundraiser on Thursday, July 18 at the De Vere Staverton Estate, near Daventry, which gets underway with a spectacular aerial display and landing on the golf course by the Red Devils.

As well as speaking at the gala dinner, Sir Geoff will present prizes to winners of the golf open ahead of an auction of sports memorabilia and other items.

Sir Geoff said: “It’s an honour to be invited to speak and help to make money for such a worthy cause. I’m looking forward to the evening very much.”

Czech Darts Open Result

Great long weekend sightseeing in Prague with my wife Nanette. I didn’t get the result I wanted in the Czech darts open on Saturday losing 6-4 to Ron Meulenkamp but we had a fantastic time in such a beautiful city !!!!  It was very hot !!!!


Wigan results 22-23 June

Last 64 in Pro Tour 17 on Saturday and Last 32 in Pro Tour 18 on Sunday in Wigan not the best but on a happier note I have pre qualified for ET9  Czech Darts Open June 28-30 in Prague and also ET10 Austrian Darts Championship August 30-September 1 in Schwechat.