Darts Championship - Ekka Invitational presented by Formula Sports
When: 10am-4pm August 16
Where: XXXX Stockmen’s Bar and Grill
It’s either bullseye or goodbye, as competitors aim for victory in a darts competition being held at Ekka for the very first time.
Brisbane Northern Suburbs Darts Club, consisting of 23 teams and 160 members, are bringing their competition to the show and Australia’s only world champion, Tony David, will be competing.
Ekka guests will marvel at the skill of these pros, before having a go themselves to see if they can land their darts on the board. In this sport, competitors will enjoy the thrill of the competition without the inconvenience of the exercise.
The Ekka Invitational Draw can be found here:
Tony is the only Australian darts player to have been a senior singles world champion, having taken out the 2002 Embassy World Championship. His nickname is ‘The Deadly Boomerang.’
The competition will be a straight knockout with a two life system with the winner of each life meeting in the final. If both lives are won by the same player they are automatically awarded first prize with the runners-up of each life playing off for second prize.
Order of play shall be determined by closest to bullseye after a toss of a coin to determine who throws first (winner of the toss can choose to throw first or second for bullseye). Both darts in the inner bull constitutes a re-throw.
Singles are required to play as follows:
- 501 best of 3 legs (Rounds 1 and 2)
- 501 best of 5 legs (Quarter Final, Semi Final and Final)
The competition will be run under the Brisbane Northern Suburbs Rules. These can be found at the BNSDC website: http://www.bnsdc.com.au/rules-and-regulations/
For the full list of conditions please click here.