HAPPY NEW YEAR

“Happy new year everyone. Here’s to hoping that we can make 2022 a special one. Thank you to everyone who has supported me this year and for your continued support in 2022. Love to you all, Stephen. XXX”

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2022: REPORT

Sadly, for Stephen Bunting there will be no return to the Palace after Christmas this time around. Defeat to Ross Smith in his opening match left the Bullet without any more shots to fire in the 2022 World Championships. Bunting was always up against it. A poor start in the match saw Smudger take an […]

PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP: REPORT

With the World Championships coming up, the Players Championship Finals in Minehead is always a good preparation tournament. Stephen Bunting has enjoyed his most successful year to date on the professional circuit but still seeks that elusive maiden television major to put the icing truly on the cake. Minehead is a good opportunity to finally […]

CAZOO GRAND SLAM OF DARTS: REPORT

Sadly, it was a case of played well but no cigar for Stephen Bunting in the Cazoo Grand Slam of Darts. With a tournament average of 99.18, the Bullet can consider himself extremely unfortunate to not have progressed from his group. Against Ryan Joyce in the opening match, Bunting was in scintillating form, yet still […]

CAZOO GRAND SLAM OF DARTS

Stephen Bunting returns to the Grand Slam of Darts this weekend after an absence of two years. The Bullet qualified for this major event at the last minute as he came through the qualifier last week. During the qualifying tournament Bunting beat Adam Hunt (5-4), Andy Boulton (5-4) and Steve Brown (5-3) to book his […]

GRAND SLAM QUALIFIER: REPORT

With the final Super Series done and dusted, there was just the small matter of the Grand Slam of Darts qualifier left to go in Barnsley. Stephen Bunting was amongst a strong field all vying for just eight places in Wolverhampton. In a first to five legs qualifying event, Bunting kicked things off with an […]

SUPER SERIES EIGHT: REPORT

Barnsley was once again the destination for the the final Super Series of the year. After briefly popping over the Amsterdam for the World Series, the PDC did a quick turnabout and within a fortnight, returned to the Metrodome. For Stephen Bunting, it was three more opportunities to pick up some vital ranking money. And […]

SUPER SERIES SEVEN: REPORT

Hot of the back of a successful run to the semi-final of the World Grand Prix, Stephen Bunting was looking to make hay whilst the sun shone in Barnsley at Super Series 7. Unfortunately, there isn’t much sunshine in South Yorkshire at the end of October and the Bullet couldn’t quite push on from his […]

2021 WORLD GRAND PRIX: REPORT

A resurgent Stephen Bunting continued his excellent recent form, reaching the semi-final of the 2021 Boyle Sports World Grand Prix. Once again, it was heartbreak for the Liverpudlian as world number one, Gerywn Price prevented him reaching a maiden PDC major television final. Back in December, the Bullet was agonisingly close to a place in […]

GIBRALTAR DARTS TROPHY: REPORT

It was disappointment on The Rock for Stephen Bunting as he crashed out of the Gibraltar Darts Trophy in the first round. Faced with talented Florian Hempel in his opening match, many expected Bunting to set up a tasty repeat of last year’s World Championship semi-final clash with Gerwyn Price in round two. However, the […]