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We are please to announce the schedule for Lakeside 2016 is now available on the BDO Website.
Cheshire Pair Anastasia Dobromyslova & Tony O'Shea will take to the Lakeside Stage again in a bid to bring the World Championship home.
Tony O'Shea will kick off Lakeside on the 2nd January against recent World Cup Winner Jim Williams at 13:00. Tony O'Shea, one of the fans favourites, is a previous runner up on 3 occassions and will be looking for his first World Title. To all who know Tony, he one of the most decorated Proffessionals on the Darts Tour, we wish him the best of luck through out the competition.
Anastasia Dobromyslova will be bidding for her 4th World Championship this year as she returns to the Lakeside. Anastasia, one of the most decorated Ladies Players in the world, will kick off her compaign against Anca Zijlstra at 19:45, again, on the opening day (2nd January).
I'd like to personally wish them the best of luck in their bids for the World Championships at the Lakeside! Also, I'd like to extend a good luck to another Cheshire based player Darryl Fitton, who kicks off against Dennis Harbour from Cambridgeshire at 16:30 on the same day.

Congratulations and Well Done to Anastasia Dobromyslova on winning the Sunpark's Ladies Open 2015. Anastasia powered through to the last 16 in fashion without dropping a leg. In the last 16 she overcame Tricia Wright 4-2 then beat Irena Armstrong 4-3 in the Quarter Finals. Through to the Semi's, she recorded an impressive 5-0 win over inform Casey Gallagher before beating recent Winmau Masters Champion Aileen De Graaf 2-0 in sets. A great victory for Anastasia leading up to Lakeside, from all at Cheshire, Well Done.

Congratulations and well done to the Rudheath Ladies who made history winning the Champions of Champions in Manchester of Sunday 9th August! The Ladies finished top of their group to go into the Quarter Finals where they beat County Durham 3-2. In the Semi's they edged past Sussex 3-2 before taking the title against Surrey 4-1 in the final!

The Cosey Club Men's unfortunately didn't get out of the group stages, however, we are proud of each and every player who attended and gave it their all!



Anastasia World Trophy Bid Falls At The Final Hurdle

Anastasia Dobromyslova this weekend was in Manchester looking to defend her World Darts Trophy, just to be pipped at the final hurdle by reigning World Champion Lisa Ashton.

Anastasia's first round seen her overcome Casey Gallagher 4-3 followed by a win over Welsh International Rhian Griffiths 5-3. In the Semi Finals Ana took on the inform Fallon Sherrock, a repeat of their Lakeside clash, only this time Ana came out on top 6-3 with a 25.13 average.

The Final seen a repeat of last years final with her match against Lisa Ashton. Ana took a 2-1 lead kicking off the 4th leg with a 180, but heavy scoring including out shots of 109 & 116 seen Lisa storm into a 6-2 lead! The 9th leg seen another 180 from Ana as she staged a come back to 6-5, but the 12th leg seemed to have got to both players and they couldn't find the treble at this crucial time, with Lisa eventually taking out double 10 for the match 7-5.

Another great showing from the Ladies Darts, credit to them all!! Yet again they continue to show the world the ever improving standards they have worked hard at.

Well done to Lisa Ashton on her win. Commiserations to Anastasia and also Tony O'Shea, who unfortunately crashed out in the first round of the Men's 6-1, but we all know they'll both be back with a bang and believe in them! :)




Silverback Claims Jersey Classic Title!

Congratulations to Tony 'The Silverback' O'Shea on his recent success, beating former Cheshire & England team mate Darryl Fitton 4-2 in the final! Tony overcame Danny Blom in the Semi-Final's 4-0 with a 32.32 Average before beating the Dazzler 4-2 in the final with a 27.12.
That weekend saw Carl Dennel get to the Quarter Finals of the Jersey Open. Carl overcame Yorkshire's Martin Atkins 4-2 in the 1st Rnd & Scotland International Ross Montgomery 4-2 in the 2nd Rnd on route to the Quarter's, where he made his Eurosport Televised Debut, losing 4-0 to an inform Nick Kenny whom recorded an impressive 30.36 Average in a 4-0 win over Carl.
Also, Tony O'Shea recently competed in the Grand Slam of Darts in Wolverhampton as he took on the Worlds best players in the game today. Tony missed out on qualifying in his group. He suffered double trouble against Merv King in the opening game, losing 5-4, but was back on track when beating Jamie Caven. In his final game was a winner goes through tie with an inform James Wade, whom Averaged over 105.00 at 4-0 up, but finished the game off 5-1 in the end. A great effort from Tony, but he still won the crowd over with his famour Walk On as always!