The 25 years old professional darts player from Netherlands, Michael van Gerwen currently holds the topmost position in the league table of Betway Premier League after he defeated the 54 years old English Pro Dart player, Philip Douglas Taylor on Thursday, 12th March. Van Gerwen won 7-3 against Phil Taylor in that match. The event took place in Capital FM Arena which is in Nottingham and the total number of spectators present there was more than six thousand. The 37 years old English pro Boxer and four times World Champion Carl Froch was present there.
Van Gerwen said that he couldn’t imagine any better result than this. Van Gerwen and Phil Taylor are regarded as two of the best dart players in the world. On the eighth leg, Van Gerwen managed to score 180 which was the first one of the match. it was clear that both the players were indeed nervous in the first seven legs of the match. He said that it was not at all easy for both of them at the start of the match. He also said that the determination to win was very high in both of them due to the fact that the winner of that match would secure for himself the topmost position in the league table of the Betway Premier League. Read more »
Frank Mir Online video Ranking: 4 / 5
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship or the UFC Heavyweight champion Frank Mir is not someone who takes any decision lightly, so when it emerged that he considered quitting the sport after his loss to Alistair Overeem, it doesn’t seem an exaggeration.
According to reports, following his unanimous decision loss at the hands of the Dutchman, Mir gave himself plenty of time to introspect before he decided to return to fighting in the end.
Mir, who suffered his fourth straight defeat during the loss to Overeem, said during a television show that retirement was on his mind for some time. He said that he thought about it, considering that if he didn’t get to have a proper off season and couldn’t get his fitness up to an optimum level, he would have hung up his gloves. Read more »