WDF World Cup 10/2017, Japan – referees announced

April 1, 2017

The now traditional WDF stage host ‘duo’ of Richard Ashdown and Jacques Nieuwlaat has been in place at World/Europe Cup events since 2008.  Unfortunately, Jacques is unable to attend the 2017 WDF World Cup in Kobe, Japan in October due to other contractual obligations.         In his absence, Jacques’ Dutch compatriot Marco Meijer will be in attendance as Floor/Stage referee alongside Nick Rolls, who has been part…


WDF Asia Pacific Cup 2016 Japan – results

October 25, 2016

The WDF Asia pacific Cup Osaka 2016 has been successfully completed. Dates 19 – 22/10/2016 at Ritsumeikan University in Ibaraki, Osaka, Japan Thank you very much to all participated countries: Australia, Hong Kong, Iran, Korea, Macau and Japan (6 countries) Pakistan couldn’t participate in the cup due to visa problem, but three officials came and attended. We hope you had a great time in Osaka and arrived home safely. We…


Japan Open 2016 – results

Japan Open was played 10/07/2016  in Tokyo, Japan with 166 men, 86 women and 32 boys.   These results received 14/08/2016 and WDF Tables updated with these results. (Corrected player country information – Isen Veljic Hong Kong)

July 10, 2016

Bayard ‘Bud’ Brick

I was very saddened to learn of the passing of Bayard ‘Bud’ Brick a former Executive colleague and a prominent figure in the Sport of Darts in Japan. Bud died on Thursday 16th October 2014 after a brief stay in hospital He was a familiar figure in WDF World Cups where he acted as the Team Manager for Japanese teams for over 25 years and represented Japan in WDF meetings…

October 20, 2014

Asada and Ouuchi win 41st Japan Open 2014. Uchida win Youth event

Mens Results Country Womens Results Country 1. Seigo Asada Japan 1. Mayumi Ouuchi Japan 2. Katsuya Aiba Japan 2. Asako Hiyama Japan 3. Masashi Kajiro Japan 3. Stacy Bromberg U.S.A. 3. Hiroaki Shimizu Japan 3. Sayaka Inoue Japan 5. Hiromitsu Tsuji Japan 5. Kaori Sagawa Japan 5. Noboru Hirose Japan 5. Asami Ito Japan 5. Kenji Taguchi Japan 5. Yukari Asano Japan 5. Hiroshi Watanobe Japan 5. Erina Ogura Japan…

September 12, 2014

Keita and Kiyo win in Japan. Tomohiro takes youth title.

Mens Results Country   Womens Results Country 1. Ono Keita Japan   1. Shimizu Kiyo Japan 2. Gordon Dixon USA   2. Asano Yukari Japan 3. Shimizu Hiroaki Japan   3. Ooshiro Akari Japan 3. Asada Seigo Japan   3. Hirayanagi Tomoko Japan 5. Chuck Pankow USA   5. Hiyama Asako Japan 5. Masuoka Takashi Japan   5. Yoshida Risa Japan 5. Taguchi Kenji Japan   5. Ouchi Mayumi Japan…

July 23, 2013

39th Japan Open Results

Mens Results Country   Womens Results Country 1. Seigo Asada Japan   1. Aya Nishihara Japan 2. Osamu Niki Japan   2. Yukari Asano Japan 3. Atsushi Takeuchi Japan   3. Akiki Shimazaki Japan 3. Hiroshi Tanji Japan   3. Mayumi Ouchi Japan 5. Hyunchul Park Japan   5. Mayumi Kurakata Japan 5. Norikiyo Matsuo Japan   5. Mikuru Suzuki Japan 5. Royden Lam Hong Kong   5. Risa Yoshida…

July 22, 2012