2008 BDO World Darts Championship


2008 BDO World Darts Championship

The 2008 Lakeside World Professional Darts Championship was the 31st World Championship staged by the British Darts Organisation and was held between January 5, 2008 and January 13, 2008 at the Lakeside Country Club, Frimley Green, Surrey.

Martin Adams attempted to defend the title that he won at the 14th attempt in 2007 but he lost in the Semi-Finals to Mark Webster.

Mark Webster won the World Championship, beating Simon Whitlock 7-5 in the final.

Anastasia Dobromyslova won the Women's World Championship, becoming the first player to beat Trina Gulliver in the World Championship. Trina had won all of the previous seven titles.

Prize money

The prize fund for the 2008 event is £310,000:Men's Champion: £85,000:Runner-up: £30,000:Semi-Finalists: £11,000 x 2:Quarter-Finalists: £ 6,000 x 4:Second Round: £ 4,250 x 8:First Round: £ 3,000 x 16

:Women's Champion: £ 6,000:Runner-Up £ 2,000:Semi-Finalists: £ 1,000 x 2:Quarter-Finalists: £ 500 x 4

:Nine dart finish: £52,000 (Men & Women):Highest Checkout: £ 3,000 (Men & Women)

Draw and results

32TeamBracket-Compact
RD1= First Round
Best of 5 sets
Losers £3,000
RD2= Second Round
Best of 7 sets
Losers £4,250
RD3= Quarter-Finals
Best of 9 sets
Losers £6,000
RD4= Semi-Finals
Best of 11 sets
Losers £11,000
RD5= Final
Best of 13 sets
Winner £85,000
Runner-up £30,000
score-width=20
RD1-seed01=16
RD1-team01=flagicon|NEDNiels de Ruiter 74.04
RD1-score01=1
RD1-seed02=
RD1-team02=flagicon|ENG

Glenn Moody 76.80
RD1-score02=3
RD1-seed03=1
RD1-team03=flagicon|WAL

Mark Webster 94.47
RD1-score03= 3
RD1-seed04=
RD1-team04=flagicon|ENGIan Jones 85.29
RD1-score04= 1
RD1-seed05=9
RD1-team05=flagicon|ENG

Darryl Fitton 94.86
RD1-score05=3
RD1-seed06=
RD1-team06=flagicon|ENGDavy Richardson 89.91
RD1-score06=1
RD1-seed07=8
RD1-team07=flagicon|ENG

Gary Robson 80.43
RD1-score07=3
RD1-seed08=
RD1-team08=flagicon|AUSTony David 76.77
RD1-score08=1
RD1-seed09=5
RD1-team09=flagicon|ENG

Tony O'Shea 78.72
RD1-score09=3
RD1-seed10=
RD1-team10=flagicon|ENGSteve Farmer 81.78
RD1-score10=2
RD1-seed11=12
RD1-team11=flagicon|ENGJohn Walton 85.26
RD1-score11=0
RD1-seed12=
RD1-team12=flagicon|SCO

Robert Thornton 89.28
RD1-score12=3
RD1-seed13=13
RD1-team13=flagicon|ENGShaun Greatbatch 87.03
RD1-score13=1
RD1-seed14=
RD1-team14=flagicon|WAL

Martin Phillips 91.41
RD1-score14=3
RD1-seed15=4
RD1-team15=flagicon|ENG

Martin Adams 90.54
RD1-score15=3
RD1-seed16=
RD1-team16=flagicon|ENGPhill Nixon 77.61
RD1-score16=0
RD1-seed17=15
RD1-team17=flagicon|NEDEdwin Max 77.46
RD1-score17=0
RD1-seed18=
RD1-team18=flagicon|AUS

Simon Whitlock 86.40
RD1-score18=3
RD1-seed19=2
RD1-team19=flagicon|SCOGary Anderson 88.56
RD1-score19=2
RD1-seed20=
RD1-team20=flagicon|NED

Fabian Roosenbrand 84.33
RD1-score20=3
RD1-seed21=10
RD1-team21=flagicon|ENGMartin Atkins 85.80
RD1-score21=2
RD1-seed22=
RD1-team22=flagicon|ENG

Andy Boulton 82.56
RD1-score22=3
RD1-seed23=7
RD1-team23=flagicon|ENG

Ted Hankey 85.92
RD1-score23= 3
RD1-seed24=
RD1-team24=flagicon|ENGSteve West 82.53
RD1-score24= 2
RD1-seed25=11
RD1-team25=flagicon|ENG

Brian Woods 96.51
RD1-score25=3
RD1-seed26=
RD1-team26=flagicon|SCOPaul Hanvidge 86.13
RD1-score26=0
RD1-seed27=6
RD1-team27=flagicon|NED

Co Stompé 90.06
RD1-score27=3
RD1-seed28=
RD1-team28=flagicon|CANCarl Mercer 78.54
RD1-score28=0
RD1-seed29=15
RD1-team29=flagicon|NEDMario Robbe 78.51
RD1-score29=1
RD1-seed30=
RD1-team30=flagicon|NED

Remco van Eijden 85.05
RD1-score30=3
RD1-seed31=3
RD1-team31=flagicon|ENG

Scott Waites 87.78
RD1-score31=3
RD1-seed32=
RD1-team32=flagicon|SCOMike Veitch 83.82
RD1-score32=1
RD2-seed01=
RD2-team01=flagicon|ENGMoody 80.13
RD2-score01=1
RD2-seed02=1
RD2-team02=flagicon|WAL

Webster 82.80
RD2-score02=4
RD2-seed03=9
RD2-team03=flagicon|ENG

Fitton 100.71
RD2-score03=4
RD2-seed04=8
RD2-team04=flagicon|ENGRobson 88.77
RD2-score04=0
RD2-seed05=5
RD2-team05=flagicon|ENGO'Shea 89.58
RD2-score05=2
RD2-seed06=
RD2-team06=flagicon|SCO

Thornton 91.92
RD2-score06=4
RD2-seed07=
RD2-team07=flagicon|WALPhillips 83.61
RD2-score07=0
RD2-seed08=4
RD2-team08=flagicon|ENG

Adams 89.19
RD2-score08=4
RD2-seed09=
RD2-team09=flagicon|AUS

Whitlock 89.37
RD2-score09=4
RD2-seed10=
RD2-team10=flagicon|NEDRoosenbrand 82.86
RD2-score10=1
RD2-seed11=
RD2-team11= flagicon|ENGBoulton 82.14
RD2-score11=1
RD2-seed12=7
RD2-team12= flagicon|ENG

Hankey88.29
RD2-score12=4
RD2-seed13=11
RD2-team13=flagicon|ENG

Woods 88.98
RD2-score13=4
RD2-seed14=6
RD2-team14=flagicon|NEDStompé 88.98
RD2-score14=2
RD2-seed15=
RD2-team15=flagicon|NEDv.Eijden 85.23
RD2-score15=2
RD2-seed16=3
RD2-team16=flagicon|ENG

Waites 87.06
RD2-score16=4
RD3-seed01=1
RD3-team01= flagicon|WAL

Webster 92.67
RD3-score01=5
RD3-seed02=9
RD3-team02= flagicon|ENGFitton 93.18
RD3-score02=1
RD3-seed03=
RD3-team03= flagicon|SCOThornton 92.25
RD3-score03=4
RD3-seed04=4
RD3-team04= flagicon|ENG

Adams 89.88
RD3-score04=5
RD3-seed05=
RD3-team05= flagicon|AUSWhitlock 94.68
RD3-score05=5
RD3-seed06=7
RD3-team06= flagicon|ENGHankey 86.73
RD3-score06=0
RD3-seed07=11
RD3-team07= flagicon|ENG

Woods 93.21
RD3-score07=5
RD3-seed08=3
RD3-team08= flagicon|ENGWaites90.30
RD3-score08=3
RD4-seed01=1
RD4-team01= flagicon|WAL

Webster 96.21
RD4-score01=6
RD4-seed02=4
RD4-team02=flagicon|ENGAdams 95.37
RD4-score02=4
RD4-seed03=
RD4-team03= flagicon|AUSWhitlock 92.64
RD4-score03=6
RD4-seed04=11
RD4-team04= flagicon|ENGWoods 89.10
RD4-score04=3
RD5-seed01=1
RD5-team01= flagicon|WAL

Webster 92.07
RD5-score01=7
RD5-seed02=
RD5-team02= flagicon|AUSWhitlock 93.92
RD5-score02=5

*Michael Rosenauer flagicon|GER was originally drawn to face Mark Webster, but chose to withdraw from the event to compete in the 2008 PDC World Championship. Jones had won the standby play-off at Bridlington prior to the World Masters.

tatistics

Women's Championship

8TeamBracket | RD1= First Round - Best of 3 sets
RD2= Semi-Finals - Best of 3 sets
RD3= Final - Best of 3 sets
score-width=15
score-width=20
RD1-seed1= 4
RD1-team1= flagicon|RUS Anastasia Dobromyslova 78.30
RD1-score1= 2
RD1-seed2=
RD1-team2= flagicon|ENG Dee Bateman 69.72
RD1-score2= 0
RD1-seed3= 1
RD1-team3= flagicon|NED Francis Hoenselaar 53.19
RD1-score3= 0
RD1-seed4=
RD1-team4= flagicon|ENG Stephanie Smee 63.21
RD1-score4= 2
RD1-seed5= 3
RD1-team5= flagicon|NED Karin Krappen 66.48
RD1-score5=2
RD1-seed6=
RD1-team6= flagicon|NED Rilana Erades 64.80
RD1-score6=1
RD1-seed7= 2
RD1-team7= flagicon|ENG Trina Gulliver 78.33
RD1-score7=2
RD1-seed8=
RD1-team8= flagicon|WAL Julie Gore 68.01
RD1-score8=1
RD2-seed1= 4
RD2-team1= flagicon|RUS Anastasia Dobromyslova 77.07
RD2-score1=2
RD2-seed2=
RD2-team2= flagicon|ENG Stephanie Smee 68.49
RD2-score2=0
RD2-seed3=3
RD2-team3= flagicon|NED Karin Krappen 67.86
RD2-score3=0
RD2-seed4= 2
RD2-team4= flagicon|ENG Trina Gulliver 73.62
RD2-score4=2
RD3-seed1=4
RD3-team1= flagicon|RUS Anastasia Dobromyslova 81.54
RD3-score1=2
RD3-seed2= 2
RD3-team2= flagicon|ENG Trina Gulliver 71.64
RD3-score2=0

*It's the first time in history that Trina Gulliver is not the winner of Lakeside.

Women's Statistics

Television coverage

The tournament will be covered by the BBC in the UK, SBS6 in the Netherlands and Eurosport across continental Europe.


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