Luke Littler claims outstanding victory in Poland Darts Masters following three-match masterclass | Darts News

Teen superstar Luke Littler claimed the title on his Poland Darts Masters debut after a stunning victory in Gliwice.

The 17-year-old dispatched Peter Wright and 2023 world champion Michael Smith before beating Rob Cross in the comprehensively 8-3 in the final.

As he moved 4-1 up, Littler nailed a 164 monster checkout, proving he lives for the big occasion.

More to follow on this breaking news story…

What’s next on Sky Sports?

Jonny Clayton and Gerwyn Price at the World Cup of Darts
Jonny Clayton and Gerwyn Price are reigning World Cup of Darts champions

The World Cup of Darts will take place from 27 to 30 June 2024 at the Eissporthalle in Frankfurt, Germany.

Wales’ Gerwyn Price and Jonny Clayton are the defending champions and they’ll be determined to fend off 39 other nations to retain their title.

Luke Humphries and Smith are in line to represent England but Littler will not feature because the two highest-ranked English players in the PDC Order of Merit are picked. ‘The Nuke’ is currently 25th in the Order of Merit.

Fans are also able to stream the entire action on NOW TV through their mobile device or tablet.

World Cup of Darts: Fixtures

Thursday, June 27 (6pm BST)
Group Stage – Opening Matches

Friday, June 28
Afternoon Session (11am BST)

Group Stage – Second Matches

Evening Session (6pm BST)
Group Stage – Final Matches

Saturday, June 29
Afternoon Session (12pm BST)

Second Round x4

Evening Session (6pm BST)
Second Round x4

Sunday, June 30
Afternoon Session (12pm BST)


Evening Session (6pm BST)

What is the format?

  • Group Stage – Best of seven legs
  • Second Round – Best of 15 legs
  • Quarter-Finals – Best of 15 legs
  • Semi-Finals – Best of 15 legs
  • Final – Best of 19 legs

All matches will be played in a doubles format

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