The draw for the opening PDC Winter Series event has been confirmed, with 128 players competing in Coventry. A total…
The draw for the opening PDC Winter Series event has been confirmed, with 128 players competing in Coventry.
A total of 128 players will compete across all five days in Coventry, 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.
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.
Play commences at 2pm GMT, with all matches up to and including the Quarter-Finals to be contested over the best of 11 legs, while Semi-Finals are best of 13 and the final is best of 15.
Matches from two streaming boards available to watch exclusively live on desktop and mobile in the UK and various other regions.
PDC Winter Series 2020 Event One Draw
Tuesday November 10
Gerwyn Price v Harald Leitinger
Martin Schindler v David Pallett
Vincent van der Voort v Maikel Verberk
Alan Tabern v Yordi Meeuwisse
Gabriel Clemens v Adrian Lewis
Martin Atkins v Kevin Doets
Ryan Searle v Steve Beaton
Josh Payne v Jim Williams
Devon Petersen v Mike De Decker
Scott Waites v Darius Labanauskas
Martijn Kleermaker v Simon Stevenson
Mickey Mansell v Gary Blades
Ian White v Jermaine Wattimena
Matthew Edgar v Jelle Klaasen
Gary Anderson v Andy Hamilton
Luke Humphries v Darren Penhall
James Wade v Karel Sedlacek
Jonathan Worsley v Krzysztof Kciuk
Maik Kuivenhoven v Toni Alcinas
Richard North v Simon Whitlock
Rob Cross v Nick Kenny
Matt Clark v Jason Lowe
Brendan Dolan v Reece Robinson
Lisa Ashton v Kirk Shepherd
Krzysztof Ratajski v Bradley Brooks
John Henderson v Barrie Bates
Damon Heta v Justin Pipe
Steve Brown v Luke Woodhouse
Glen Durrant v Jan Dekker
Rowby-John Rodriguez v Ron Meulenkamp
Jonny Clayton v Max Hopp
Derk Telnekes v David Evans
Peter Wright v Jeffrey De Zwaan
Kim Huybrechts v Niels Zonneveld
Chris Dobey v Ryan Meikle
Adam Hunt v Scott Mitchell
Jamie Hughes v Ricky Evans
Daniel Larsson v Gavin Carlin
Daryl Gurney v Steve West
Dimitri Van den Bergh v Aaron Beeney
Jose De Sousa v Jitse Van der Wal
Marko Kantele v Keegan Brown
Ross Smith v Darren Webster
Adrian Gray v Andy Boulton
Danny Noppert v Robert Thornton
Jesus Noguera v Steve Lennon
Dirk van Duijvenbode v Kai Fan Leung
Ted Evetts v Christian Bunse
Nathan Aspinall v Ciaran Teehan
Scott Taylor v Robert Collins
Ryan Joyce v William O’Connor
William Borland v Wayne Jones
Dave Chisnall v Ritchie Edhouse
Scott Baker v Keane Barry
Mervyn King v Richie Burnett
Michael Barnard v Conan Whitehead
Joe Cullen v Joe Murnan
Mark McGeeney v Peter Jacques
Madars Razma v Matthew Dennant
John Michael v James Wilson
Michael Smith v Callan Rydz
Boris Krcmar v Carl Wilkinson
Stephen Bunting v Jeff Smith
Ryan Murray v Benito van de Pas