Casey Gallagher

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Casey Gallagher
Personal information
Full name Casey Gallagher
Born (1996-08-02) 2 August 1996 (age 22)
Home town Crayford
England
Darts information
Laterality Right-handed
Walk-on music No Limit by 2 Unlimited
Organisation (see split in darts)
BDO 2012–
Current world ranking (BDO Women) 16
BDO majors - best performances
World Ch'ship Quarter Final: 2017
World Masters Last 16: 2015
World Darts Trophy Last 16: 2015, 2016
Other tournament wins
Malta Open 2012
WDF Europe Cup 2012, 2013
WDF World Cup 2013
Swedish Open 2015
LDO Swedish Classic 2015

Casey Gallagher (born 2 August 1996) is an English female darts player currently playing in British Darts Organisation events. She won the Malta Open in 2012. She has qualified for the BDO World Darts Championship in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Career[edit]

She has already made a name in the BDO tour, winning various titles in the girls' section, and already winning a ladies' tournament, after triumphing in the Malta Open in 2012.[1] She has also won the WDF Europe Cup Girls' Singles twice: in 2012,[2] and defended her title in 2013.[3] She also completed the triple with the England girls' team, taking the overall title on both occasions; and she also won the pairs in 2012 with Josie Patterson, and in 2013 with Natasha Eaves. In october 2013 came her biggest two wins in youth events when she won the WDF World Cup Girls Singles defeating Tiarna Smith in the final, she then won the Winmau World Masters Girls title by beating Kayleigh O'Neill 4-0 in the final. She played Deta Hedman at the 2014 BDO World Trophy, losing 0–4 in legs. She qualified for her first world championships the following year losing to Rachel Brooks in the first round.

In 2015, Casey achieved her first double ranking title win in one weekend, by winning the LDO Swedish Classic and Swedish Open in August, wins over Fallon Sherrock and Anastasia Dobromyslova respectively in the finals capped her 2nd and 3rd senior ranking titles. Casey also achieved 2 Semi finals in November in the Jersey Open and Jersey Classic, with 3 further quarter finals coming in successive weekends in the England National Championships, Antwerp Open and Belgium Open which ensured her of a place at Lakeside for the 2016 BDO World Championships.

In 2016, steady runs would again ensure Casey would reach a third straight World Championships going into the tournament ranked 13th in the World. She faced Deta Hedman, the world number 1, in the first round of the 2017 BDO World Darts Championship, winning 2-1. She went out to Corrine Hammond in the Quarter Finals.

In 2017, she failed to qualify for the World Trophy and went out in the floor games in the Winmau World Masters. A late flurry of good runs including reaching the final of the Antwerp Open, and semi finals of the Antwerp Masters. However she failed to qualify for the 2018 BDO World Darts Championship.

World Championship results[edit]

BDO[edit]

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