Angus Ross

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Angus Ross
Personal information
Born 7 February 1956
Died 17 January 2016(2016-01-17) (aged 59)
Kinbrace, Scotland
Home town Kilmarnock
Organisation (see split in darts)
BDO 1979-1982
BDO majors - best performances
World Ch'ship Last 16: 1982
World Masters Last 16: 1979

Angus Ross (7 February 1956 – 17 January 2016) was a Scottish professional darts player who competed in the 1980s.


He represented Scotland with captain Rab Smith and Jocky Wilson in the 1981 BDO Nations Cup. In the final with Scotland and England tied at 4-4, Ross defeated Cliff Lazarenko in the deciding leg to clinch the trophy 5-4 for the Scots.[1]

He competed in the 1981 BDO World Darts Championship, losing in the first round to John Lowe. He then played in the 1982 BDO World Darts Championship and defeated former world champion Leighton Rees 2-0 in the first round but was defeated by the Australian Terry O'Dea 2-0 in the second round. He once appeared on quiz show Bullseye, where he achieved a score of 179 from nine darts.

Ross died from pancreatic cancer in January 2016 at the age of 59.[2]

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