1995 BDO World Darts Championship

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Embassy World Darts Championship
Tournament information
Dates 1–8 January 1995
Venue Lakeside Country Club
Location Frimley Green, Surrey
Country England, United Kingdom
Organisation(s) BDO
Format Sets
Final – best of 11
Prize fund £143,000
Winners share £34,000
High checkout 161 England Andy Fordham
Champion(s)
Wales Richie Burnett [1]
«1994 1996»

The 1995 Embassy World Professional Darts Championship was held from 1–8 January 1995 at the Lakeside Country Club in Frimley Green, Surrey. Richie Burnett became the second Welshman to be crowned World Champion after the inaugural winner Leighton Rees. Burnett defeated Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld 6 sets to 3 in the final. Defending champion John Part of Canada lost in the second round to qualifier Paul Williams.

Seeds[edit]

  1. England Steve Beaton
  2. Wales Richie Burnett
  3. Canada John Part
  4. England Martin Adams
  5. England Mike Gregory
  6. England Andy Fordham
  7. Wales Sean Palfrey
  8. England Colin Monk

Prize money[edit]

The prize money was £138,200.

Champion: £34,000
Runner-Up: £17,000
Semi-Finalists (2): £8,000
Quarter-Finalists (4): £4,000
Last 16 (8): £3,000
Last 32 (16): £1,950

There was also a 9 Dart Checkout prize of £52,000, along with a High Checkout prize of £1,600.

The Results[edit]

First Round (best of 5 sets) Second Round (best of 5 sets) Quarter-Finals (best of 7 sets) Semi-Finals (best of 9 sets) Final (best of 11 sets)
                             
1 England Steve Beaton (85.47) 2
England Dave Askew (87.78) 3
  England Dave Askew (84.12) 0
Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld (89.55) 3
  Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld (87.78) 3
Scotland Les Wallace (95.01) 2
Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld (91.77) 4
8 England Colin Monk (93.24) 2
8 England Colin Monk (92.40) 3
Netherlands Roland Scholten (85.71) 1
8 England Colin Monk (94.23) 3
England Michael Thynne (97.01) 2
  England Michael Thynne (98.21) 3
Belgium Stefan ecklehart (96.48) 0
Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld (92.55) 5
4 England Martin Adams (93.03) 4
5 England Mike Gregory (89.61) 3
Canada Yves Chamberland (84.72) 2
5 England Mike Gregory (90.42) 3
England Ian Brand (87.96) 2
  England Ian Brand (91.50) 3
Australia Wayne Atkins (78.45) 0
5 England Mike Gregory (95.40) 3
4 England Martin Adams (91.23) 4
4 England Martin Adams (89.40) 3
Belgium Bruno Raes (80.07) 1
4 England Martin Adams (94.29) 3
England Kevin Painter (84.96) 0
  England Kevin Painter (82.56) 3
Sweden Magnus Caris (82.59) 2
Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld (91.23) 3
2 Wales Richie Burnett (93.63) 6
2 Wales Richie Burnett (90.57) 3
Scotland Peter Wright (89.82) 1
2 Wales Richie Burnett (90.54) 3
Australia Russell Stewart (86.88) 2
  Australia Russell Stewart (80.37) 3
Scotland Alan Brown (79.65) 2
2 Wales Richie Burnett (91.32) 4
England Paul Hogan (88.32) 2
7 Wales Sean Palfrey (86.34) 3
England Andy Jenkins (82.32) 1
7 Wales Sean Palfrey (88.05) 0
England Paul Hogan (87.66) 3
  England Paul Hogan (86.37) 3
Denmark Per Skau (81.93) 1
2 Wales Richie Burnett (89.04) 5
England Andy Fordham (90.33) 2
6 England Andy Fordham (88.71) 3
England Nicky Turner (86.76) 2
6 England Andy Fordham (88.71) 3
Scotland Ronnie Sharp (85.47) 2
  Scotland Ronnie Sharp (92.55) 3
England Bobby George (82.68) 0
6 England Andy Fordham (94.11) 4
England Paul Williams (93.75) 2
3 Canada John Part (82.92) 3
England Paul Knighton (81.27) 2
3 Canada John Part (86.25) 2
England Paul Williams (87.63) 3
  England Paul Williams (90.75) 3
Scotland Bob Taylor (82.17) 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ Staff (20 July 2002), "History of Embassy Darts", BBC Sports (online), BBC News, retrieved 23 February 2011