Dave Chisnall and Michael Smith will be looking to put last week’s early exit from the European Championship in Belgium behind them - but the next hurdle they face presents another stern challenge of their skills on the oche.
Local bragging rights at stake at European Darts Championship
Local pride will be at stake when Stephen Bunting and Michael Smith - both unseeded - face each other in the first round of the £400,000 Unibet European Darts Championship in Belgium at the end of next week (October 28).
World no. 10 Dave Chisnall continued his challenge to win a maiden major title with a 3-1 triumph over 2011 runner-up Brendan Dolan of Northern Ireland in the Grand Prix of Darts in Dublin last night (Wednesday).