Richard Herbert (darts player)

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Richard Herbert
Personal information
Full name Richard Herbert
Born (1969-11-28)November 28, 1969
Died 22 February 2012(2012-02-22) (aged 42)
Home town Pontypool, Torfaen
Organisation (see split in darts)
BDO 1994-2002
BDO majors - best performances
World Ch'ship Last 32: 1994
World Masters Quarter Final: 1997
Other tournament wins
Tournament Years
WDF World Cup Pairs 1999
Updated on 9 April 2008.

Richard Herbert (born 28 November 1969 – 22 February 2012) was a former Welsh darts player who competed in British Darts Organisation events.


Herbert played in the 1994 BDO World Darts Championship but lost in the first round to fellow Welshman Martin Phillips. Herbert never returned to Lakeside, but played in the Winmau World Masters three times. His first appearance came in 1997, beating Sweden's Stefan Nagy and Welshman Marshall James to reach the quarter finals, losing to Ronnie Baxter. He returned to the Masters in 2001 and 2002, but suffered early exits in both years, losing to Wayne Mardle and Alan Reynolds. He also Captained Wales during the late 1990s.

Herbert died in 2012 from Pneumonia.

World Championship results[edit]


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