2020 PDC World Darts Championship
|2019/2020 William Hill World Darts Championship|
|Dates||13 December 2019 – |
1 January 2020
Final – best of 13
The 2019/2020 William Hill World Darts Championship is the 27th World Championship organised by the Professional Darts Corporation since it separated from the British Darts Organisation. The event will take place at Alexandra Palace in London from 13 December 2019 to 1 January 2020.
This will be Raymond van Barneveld's last tournament as a professional darts player, following his decision to retire at the culmination of the World Championship.
The prize money for the tournament is £2,500,000 in total. The winner's share is £500,000.
|Position (num. of players)||Prize Money|
|Fourth round losers||(8)||£35,000|
|Third round losers||(16)||£25,000|
|Second round losers||(32)||£15,000|
|First round losers||(32)||£7,500|
The top 32 from the PDC Order of Merit will begin the competition in the second round. The 32 highest ranked players on the PDC Pro Tour Order of Merit (not already qualified) and 32 qualifiers from around the world, including two female darts players, will begin in the first round.
Order of Merit
Pro Tour Order of Merit
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