2016 World Series of Darts Finals

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2016 Ladbrokes World Series of Darts Finals
Tournament information
Dates5–6 November 2016
VenueBraehead Arena
LocationGlasgow
Country Scotland
Organisation(s)PDC
FormatLegs
Prize fund£155,000
Winners share£30,000
High checkout161 Germany Max Hopp
Champion(s)
Netherlands Michael van Gerwen
«2015 2017»

The 2016 Ladbrokes World Series of Darts Finals was the second staging of the tournament, organised by the Professional Darts Corporation. The tournament took place in the Braehead Arena, Glasgow, Scotland, between 5–6 November 2016. It featured a field of 24 players.

Michael van Gerwen was the defending champion after beating Peter Wright 11–10 in last year's final. He defended his title this year by again beating Wright 11–9.[1]

Qualification and format[edit]

[2] [3]

The top eight players from the six World Series events of 2016 are seeded for this tournament. They are:

In addition, eight players were invited as "global prospects", as were the next four highest ranked players from the PDC Order of Merit following the 2016 World Grand Prix on 9 October 2016. Another four places were awarded in a qualifying event that took place in Coventry on October 23, 2016.

The following players qualify for the tournament:

World Series Top 8
  1. Netherlands Michael van Gerwen (Winner)
  2. Scotland Gary Anderson (Second round)
  3. England Phil Taylor (Semi-finals)
  4. England Dave Chisnall (Semi-finals)
  5. England Adrian Lewis (Quarter-finals)
  6. England James Wade (Second round)
  7. Scotland Peter Wright (Runner-up)
  8. Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld (Second round)
PDC Order of Merit Qualifiers
PDC Tour Card Qualifiers
Global Invitations

Prize money[edit]

[4]

Position (no. of players) Prize Money
(Total: £155,000)
Winner (1) £30,000
Runner-Up (1) £15,000
Semi-finalists (2) £10,000
Quarter-finalists (4) £7,500
Last 16  (Second round) (8) £5,000
Last 24  (First round) (8) £2,500

Draw[edit]


[5]

  First round (best of 11 legs)
5 November
[6]
Second round (best of 11 legs)
5 November
[6]
Quarter-finals (best of 19 legs)
6 November
[7]
Semi-finals (best of 21 legs)
6 November
[7]
Final (best of 21 legs)
6 November
[7]
                                               
WC Wales Gerwyn Price 97.20 6     1 Netherlands Michael van Gerwen 98.82 6  
Q England Steve Beaton 97.59 3     WC Wales Gerwyn Price 87.04 5  
  1 Netherlands Michael van Gerwen 109.71 10  
  Q Australia Simon Whitlock 92.93 0  
Q Australia Simon Whitlock 93.34 6 8 Netherlands Raymond van Barneveld 87.10 2
Q Northern Ireland Brendan Dolan 92.15 5     Q Australia Simon Whitlock 95.80 6  
  1 Netherlands Michael van Gerwen 108.69 11  
  4 England Dave Chisnall 94.68 3  
Netherlands Jelle Klaasen 95.24 5     4 England Dave Chisnall 112.94 6  
WC Belgium Kim Huybrechts 100.80 6     WC Belgium Kim Huybrechts 103.59 4  
  4 England Dave Chisnall 100.86 10
  5 England Adrian Lewis 92.46 6  
WC Spain Cristo Reyes 97.02 6 5 England Adrian Lewis 94.29 6
WC Germany Max Hopp 91.58 5     WC Spain Cristo Reyes 90.32 3  
  1 Netherlands Michael van Gerwen 101.18 11  
  7 Scotland Peter Wright 99.63 9
WC England Joe Cullen 92.85 6     2 Scotland Gary Anderson 97.20 5  
Q England Joe Murnan 93.38 5     WC England Joe Cullen 96.35 6  
  WC England Joe Cullen 93.50 7
  7 Scotland Peter Wright 99.83 10  
WC Northern Ireland Daryl Gurney 94.36 6 7 Scotland Peter Wright 98.98 6
WC England Josh Payne 83.36 3     WC Northern Ireland Daryl Gurney 97.43 3  
  7 Scotland Peter Wright 105.03 11
  3 England Phil Taylor 107.34 10  
Austria Mensur Suljović 102.48 6     3 England Phil Taylor 100.56 6  
Scotland Robert Thornton 96.96 0     Austria Mensur Suljović 94.04 3  
  3 England Phil Taylor 103.85 10
  WC Netherlands Benito van de Pas 94.43 3  
England Michael Smith 83.95 3 6 England James Wade 97.17 5
WC Netherlands Benito van de Pas 94.95 6     WC Netherlands Benito van de Pas 96.20 6  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Michael van Gerwen's fine run continues with victory in Glasgow". Sky Sports. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Ladbrokes World Series Finals Invitations". PDC. Retrieved 12 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Quartet Receive World Series Finals Spots". PDC. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  4. ^ "2016 World Series Of Darts Finals Player Prize Money". Darts Database. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  5. ^ "2016 World Series Of Darts Finals Results". Darts Database. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  6. ^ a b "Ladbrokes World Series Finals Day One". PDC. Archived from the original on 2016-12-20. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  7. ^ a b c "Second World Series Triumph For van Gerwen". PDC. Retrieved 23 January 2017.