PDC Winter Series

PDC Winter Series News

Players Championship action resumes with the PDC Winter Series at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.

A total of 128 players will compete across all five days, with PDC Tour Card holders joined by several Associate Members.

The PDC Winter Series, which takes place from November 10-14, will feature ranked Players Championship events on five consecutive days.

The Winter Series will form the final ProTour events of the season and could prove crucial in the race to reach the Players Championship Finals and World Championship.

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 Winter Series Order of Merit – based on prize money won across the five days – will qualify for next week’s Grand Slam of Darts.

The field is headed by world number one Michael van Gerwen, who is looking to end his title drought, and reigning World Champion Peter Wright.

Premier League champion 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.