PDC Autumn Series News
Players Championship action resumes with the PDC Autumn Series.
A total of 117 PDC Tour Card Holders will compete across all five days in Niedernhausen, alongside 11 Associate Members from the Challenge Tour Order of Merit.
The PDC Autumn Series, which takes place from September 12-16, will feature ranked Players Championship events on consecutive days.
As with all previous Players Championship events, prize money will stand at £75,000 per event, with all winnings counting towards the PDC Order of Merit, ProTour Order of Merit and Players Championship Order of Merit.
In addition, the winner of the PDC Autumn Series Order of Merit – based on prize money won across the five days – will qualify for November’s Grand Slam of Darts.
The field is headed by world number one Michael van Gerwen, who is looking to bounce back from his recent Premier League exit, and reigning World Champion Peter Wright.
Premier League table topper Glen Durrant and fellow box office stars Nathan Aspinall, Michael Smith, Gerwyn Price are also in action.
World Matchplay champion Dimitri van den Bergh, former World Champions Adrian Lewis and Rob Cross, Polish ace Krzysztof Ratajski and Portugal’s Jose De Sousa also feature.