2017 Austrian Darts Open
|2017 Austrian Darts Open|
|Dates||23–25 June 2017|
|High checkout||170 Michael Smith |
|Michael van Gerwen|
The 2017 Austrian Darts Open was the seventh of twelve PDC European Tour events on the 2017 PDC Pro Tour. The tournament took place at Multiversum Schwechat, Vienna, Austria between 23–25 June 2017. It featured a field of 48 players and £135,000 in prize money, with £25,000 going to the winner.
This is how the prize money is divided:
|Stage (num. of players)||Prize money|
|Third round losers||(8)||£3,000|
|Second round losers||(16)||£2,000|
|First round losers||(16)||£1,000|
Qualification and format
The top 16 players from the PDC ProTour Order of Merit on 11 May automatically qualified for the event and were seeded in the second round.
The remaining 32 places went to players from five qualifying events – 18 from the UK Qualifier (held in Milton Keynes on 19 May), eight from the West/South European Qualifier (held on 31 May), four from the Host Nation Qualifier (held on 22 June), one from the Nordic & Baltic Qualifier (held on 19 May) and one from the East European Qualifier (held on 22 June).
The following players took part in the tournament:
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