EUROPEAN DARTS MATCHPLAY: REPORT

With an annual visit to the Winter Gardens upon the horizon, Stephen Bunting will take plenty of positives from a healthy run to the European Darts Matchplay semi-finals. It’s a much more prestigious Matchplay in Blackpool but reaching the final four on the continental version is incredibly respectable. Due to the withdrawal of a few […]

NEW SPONSORSHIP PARTNER ANNOUNCEMENT

Won-180.co.uk are delighted to announce a 12-month sponsorship agreement between Inglenook Inns & Taverns and former Lakeside World Champion, Stephen Bunting. As an ambitious and progressive company, we are naturally thrilled to be working closely together with such an esteemed and successful organisa-tion. Commenting on the joint collaboration, Bunting said: “It’s absolutely fantastic news for […]

PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPS 16&17: REPORT

Perhaps it wasn’t dreamland in Deutschland for Stephen Bunting this week but if you are giving points for consistency, then the friendly scouser usually scores pretty high. The former Lakeside World Champion may not always get the results desired but his averages are very rarely much below the ninety mark. In fact, they are more […]

EUROPEAN | PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPS 14&15: REPORT

A few days in Wigan for Stephen Bunting provided quite the mixed bag of results. However, another Euro Tour event sealed and a couple of grand in the bank is an acceptable return. Day one – and the opportunity to qualify firstly for the Jack’s Dutch Darts Championships at the end of the month. And […]

AUSTRIAN DARTS OPEN: REPORT

For Stephen Bunting, the Graz was certainly looking greener as he came within touching distance of reaching the Austrian Darts Open final. Speaking of things green, but for a certain Michael van Gerwen, Bunting would have faced reigning UK Open champion Danny Noppert for a shot at European glory. The weekend began well for the […]

EUROPEAN | PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPS: REPORT

Over recent months, consistency has been a word Stephen Bunting can confidently say is improving. Despite not always getting the right results, the performances have been there averaging in the mid 90s at least on the majority of games. With two bites at European Tour Event cherries, Bunting munched on one. The three day trek […]

PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPS 9|10|11: REPORT

Given some of Stephen’s recent excellent runs and performances, a board final and a last 16 will probably feel a little disappointing return from a three day excursion to Barnsley. However, when your lowest average is a very respectable 92.08, then there are plenty of positives to take back to St Helens. Friday began well, […]

PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPS 7&8: REPORT

It’s fair to say that Stephen Bunting’s latest hop across the water into Germany will be seen as a satisfactory jaunt. A board final and a run to the quarters in Niedernhausen can be seen as successful weekends work, adding some valuable pennies to the ranking. Stephen began Saturday afternoon with a comfortable 6-3 victory […]

PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPS 5&6: REPORT

With two Euro Tour Events already in the bag, Bunting was hoping Barnsley would be a happy hunting ground for the remainder of the weekend. Back into Players Championship action and the opening day served up a first round clash against Jim McEwan – a man who had gotten the better of Stephen in the […]

EUROPEAN QUALIFIERS 4&5: REPORT

Stephen Bunting will compete in the upcoming Austrian Darts Open and European Darts Open after successfully qualifying for both in Barnsley. In the first of three days of action in the Barnsley Metrodome, Bunting put the disappointment of missing last weekend’s German Darts Championship behind him to ensure that he would be a part of […]