Fallon Sherrock has reached the final of the only World Series event to take place this year – losing to Michael van Gerwen – and she is among the first nine players to be invited to the World Series final
Last updated: 05/10/21 11:13 am
Fallon Sherrock’s reward for his run at the Nordic Darts Masters is a field spot for the 24-player World Series of Darts Finals in Amsterdam later this month.
The Queen of the Palace has once again made headlines in recent weeks, starting with a brilliant run at the inaugural Nordic Darts Masters in Copenhagen where she was beaten by Michael van Gerwen in the final.
Sherrock followed that up with a stellar performance on the Women’s Series where she got the better of Lisa Ashton in two epic days of competition to seal her Grand Slam darts debut next month.
The weekend performance put the 27-year-old – along with Ashton – in charge of the two world championship spots on offer via the 12 events and £ 60,000 of the women’s series.
It is now also confirmed that Sherrock, who beat Ted Evetts and Mensur Suljovic at the 2019 World Championships, is among nine players already confirmed for the event to be held at AFAS Live in Amsterdam, joining world number 1 Price and Van Gerwen. for three days of darts in the Netherlands.
Sherrock now hopes to improve her performance in last year’s World Darts Series final, where she led 5-1 against Jeff Smith only to see the seasoned Canadian take a 6-5 first-round victory.
Van Gerwen, Peter Wright, Gary Anderson, Dimitri Van den Bergh and Nathan Aspinall are all included – all four suffered shocking defeats in the first round of the World Grand Prix this week – while Premier League champion Jonny Clayton is also invited .
Those eight players will be joined by the top four unqualified players in the PDC Order of Merit following Sunday’s Grand Prix final.
The terrain of the World Series of Darts Finals generally reflects the global nature of the event, but tournaments in New York and Australia were unable to take place, so Latvian Madars Razma, who reached the Nordic quarterfinals. Darts Masters, obtains one of the four places. for invited international players. The other three will be unveiled after the World Grand Prix.
Four other Dutch guests will join Van Gerwen in Amsterdam while four other players will come from the Tour Card Holder Qualifier on Monday 18 October to complete the peloton.
Don’t miss a dart as the World Grand Prix action continues from Leicester’s Morningside Arena all week Sky sports arena.