The definitive year-ending professional dart competition, World Darts Championship 2022 is here once again. The 2022 PDC World Darts Championship is getting held in England from December 15th.
The PDC World Darts Championship is an international-level professional dart competition. It is annually held by the Professional Darts Corporation. The event generally runs for around 3 weeks at the end of every year.
The upcoming PDC World Darts Championship 2022 is the official 30th iteration of the event. However, due to sponsorship reasons, it is titled “2022 Cazoo World Darts Championship”.
The tournament will maintain a sets system in a playoff knockout system this year. A total of 64 participants, among which 32 are the highest ranked PDC Pro Tour order of merit, and 32 qualifiers from around the world will be participating in the first round of the event. 32 out of these 64 professional participants will be selected for the second round.
Let us provide you with some important information related to the upcoming international taekwondo showcase.
When will the event be held?
- Date: Thursday, December 15, 2022
- Time: 02:00 p.m. ET.
The PDC World Darts Championship is scheduled to begin this Thursday, December 15, 2022. First game of the competition is scheduled to initiate at 02:00 p.m. ET.
PDC World Darts Championship 2022 Schedule:
|Round 1||Thursday, December 15, 2022 – Wednesday, December 21, 2022||02:00 p.m.|
|Round 2||Thursday, December 15, 2022 – Friday, December 23, 2022||02:00 p.m.|
|Round 3||Tuesday, December 27, 2022 – Thursday, December 29, 2022||07:30 a.m.|
|Round 4||Thursday, December 29, 2022 – Friday, December 30, 2022||02:00 p.m.|
|Quarterfinal||Sunday, January 1, 2022||07:30 a.m.|
|Semifinal||Monday, January 2, 2022||02:30 p.m.|
|Final||Tuesday, January 3, 2022||03:00 p.m.|
PDC World Darts Championship 2022 Venue:
- Venue: Alexandra Palace
- Location: London, England
The outstanding British Grade-II entertainment and sports venue, Alexandra Palace will hold the event this year. With over 18k seat capacity, the venue is located near Hornsey in London, England.
Where to Watch the event on TV?
- Sky Sports Darts
- Fox Sports
Sky Sports will broadcast the event live via Sky Sports Darts in the United Kingdom and via Sky Sport in New Zealand. In addition, Fox Sports will provide live telecast of the event for fans in Australia.
Where to Live Stream PDC World Darts Championship 2022?
- Sky Go
Sky Go app will be the go-to medium for streaming the event in both UK and New Zealand. While, DAZN will be the official digital distributor of the dart competition in both USA and Canada. Meanwhile, Foxtel will provide live stream in Australia.
PDC World Darts Championship 2022 Awards & Prize:
The 2022 PDC World Darts Championship is featuring a massive £2.5 million purse pool officially. The prize fund distribution chart released by the officials is listed below –
|Placement||Player Count||Prize Money|
|Four round losers||8||£35,000|
|Third round losers||16||£25,000|
|Second round losers||32||£15,000|
|First round losers||32||£7,500|