Belcoo’s Brendan Dolan safely through to round two

Northern Ireland’s Brendan Dolan produced a solid display to move through the first round of the William Hill World Darts Championship.

The former decorator from County Fermanagh won 3-1 against ex-Lakeside Champion Christian Kist at London’s Alexandra Palace.

Dolan told Dan Dawson it’s the best he’s played at the tournament for about three years…

Derry’s Daryl Gurney finds out his second round opponent on Wednesday evening as the world number 24 awaits the winner of the first round tie between three-time major winner Robert Thornton and either Simon Stevenson or Zoran Lerchbacher at London’s Alexandra Palace.