|Table after DT4|
|Position||Name||Total Prize Money|
|8||Fijter, Melvin de||£1,050|
|10||Decker, Mike De||£900|
|22||Boogaard, Patrick van den||£450|
|34||Peer, Berry van||£300|
|74||Kuil, Viggo van der||£100|
|74||Trijp, Danny van||£100|
|97||Heuvel, Job ten||£50|
PDC UNICORN Development Tour:
Runner – Up £1,000
Semi – Finals £500
Quarter – Finals £300
Last 16 £200
Last 32 £100
Last 64 £50
2018 Development CALENDAR:
Robin Park, WIGAN
Saturday 14th April – Development Tour 1/2
Sunday 15th April – Development Tour 3/4
Saturday 26th May – Development Tour 5/6
Sunday 27th May – Development Tour 7/8
Robin Park, WIGAN
Saturday 9th June – Development Tour 9/10
Sunday 10th June – Development Tour 11/12
East of England Showground, PETERBOROUGH
Saturday 22nd September – Development Tour 13/14
Sunday 23rd September – Development Tour 15/16
Robin Park, WIGAN
Saturday 3rd November – Development Tour 17/18
Sunday 4th November – Development Tour 19/20
Monday 5th November – World Youth Championship Last 64
Sunday 25th November – World Youth Championship Final MINEHEAD
2017 DTooM WINNER – Luke Humphries
2017 DTOOM RUNNER-UP DIMITRI VAN DEN BERGH
The overall winner on the 2018 PDC Unicorn Development Tour will receive an invitation to the William Hill World Championship preliminary round.
PDC Rule 6.9 The following incentives are on offer to players competing in the Development Tour and World Youth Championship:
*The finalists of the 2018 World Youth Championship receive a one-year invitation to the 2019 Grand Slam of Darts subject to the entry criteria as stated in rule 3.1.
NOTE: in the event of the players who achieve the above otherwise qualifying for the 2019 Grand Slam of Darts or 2018/19 World Championship, or rejecting their invitations, no further places shall be offered.
*The 2018 Development Tour Order of Merit winner and runner-up will receive two-year Tour Cards for 2019 and 2020.
*The 2018 Development Tour Order of Merit winner and runner-up will receive a memento of their achievements in 2018.
NOTE: in the event that any of the players who achieve the above qualify otherwise for a Tour Card or reject their invitations, places will be offered further down the Development Tour Order of Merit.
The players who finish third to eighth (countback applied in event of ties) on the 2018 Development Tour Orders of Merit will receive free entry to the 2019 Q School. (Non Transferable)
NOTE: in the event that any of the players who achieve the above qualify otherwise for a Q School place or reject their invitations, places will not be offered further down the Development Tour Orders of Merit.
In 2018 there are 5 weekends of events with 4 events over each weekend (2 each day) the World Youth Championship Last 64 will be played following the final Development Tour on the Monday (5th November)
The PDC Unicorn Development Tour will enable players aged from 16-23 to compete, with each weekend featuring four tournaments worth £10,000 a each. Players can compete from the day that they turn 16, with an upper limit of players needing to be aged 23 or under on January 2nd 2018 (Following the World Championship 2017/18) (So if you are not 24 on the 2nd January 2018 you are eligible)
There is a total amount of £200,000 on offer at the PDC Unicorn Development Tour, with a further £50,000 on offer at The Unicorn World Youth Championship 2018 making a Total £250,000.
The top ranked players on the final Development Tour Table will qualify for the World Youth Championship along with invited World Qualifiers for the £10,000 top prize. The final will be played LIVE on ITV4 during the Players Championship Finals in Minehead.
Entry to Development Tour events:
Entry is open to ANY darts player, other than players inside the top 32 of the PDC Order of Merit as of the 2nd January 2018, if they move into the top 32 during the season that they are still eligible and the age criteria as noted above.
Players who have previously entered PDC tournaments would enter as normal through the PDC Online Entry System CLICK HERE
Would need to first register their details with the PDC Online Entry System CLICK HERE before entering. You will then receive your servasport log on details to enter. You will need to retain the same Username and Password details for entries throughout the year so please note these down!
- Entry costs £25 per event, with £10,000 per event available in prize money.
- Games in Development Tour events are the best of 7 legs up to the Quarter-Finals.
- Games from the Quarter-Finals will be best of 9 legs.
- There are two events per day being held across 32 boards
Both PDC Unicorn Development Tour events will be staged as follows:
8.00am – Doors open
8.00am-09.30am – Registration for the day’s first event. Players entered into both events will be registered for both events on arrival.
10.30am – Start of first event
12.30pm – Players competing only in the day’s second event must register by this time.
Note: The start of the second event, to begin as soon as possible after the first event ends.
1st Round – Last 16 Best of 7 legs
Quarter Finals onwards – Best of 9 legs