THE entries for the year's first two PDC European Tour events have been confirmed ahead of the UK Qualifiers on Friday February 16.

This year will see an expanded 13 European Tour events being held across the continent, including a first visit to Denmark, as players compete for £135,000 in prize money in each tournament.

The top 16 players from the ProTour Order of Merit who enter are seeded for each event and enter at the second round stage, with 32 qualifiers competing in the first round.

The 2018 PDC European Tour will commence from March 23-25 in Leverkusen, which hosts the European Darts Open.

The second event will take place in Munich over the Easter weekend from March 31-April 2.

The UK Qualifiers, which will produce 18 players for each event, will be held on Friday February 16 at the Barnsley Metrodome.

2018 European Darts Open (ET1)
March 23-25, Leverkusen
Top 16 Seeded Players (Enter at second round)

1 Michael van Gerwen
2 Peter Wright
3 Michael Smith
4 Rob Cross
5 Daryl Gurney
6 Mensur Suljovic
7 Joe Cullen
8 Simon Whitlock
9 Dave Chisnall
10 Kim Huybrechts
11 Mervyn King
12 Ian White
13 Gerwyn Price
14 Jelle Klaasen
15 Kyle Anderson
16 Alan Norris

UK Qualifier Entries
Friday February 16, Barnsley Metrodome

Nathan Aspinall
Martin Atkins (Wigan)
Jamie Bain
Steve Beaton
Andy Boulton
John Bowles
Martin Bradbury
Bradley Brooks
Jim Brown
Keegan Brown
Lee Bryant
Stephen Bunting
Richie Burnett
Ben Burton
Jamie Caven
Brett Claydon
Jonny Clayton
Jarred Cole
Jason Cullen
Scott Darbyshire
Chris Dobey
Brendan Dolan
Eddie Dootson
Mark Dudbridge
Gary Eastwood
Matthew Edgar
Ritchie Edhouse
Ricky Evans
Andrew Gilding
John Goldie
Robbie Green
Rhys Griffin
Ryan Harrington
Cody Harris
John Henderson
Steve Hine
Peter Hudson
Jamie Hughes
Luke Humphries
Adam Hunt
Peter Jacques
Andy Jenkins
Terry Jenkins
Prakash Jiwa
Darren Johnson
Wayne Jones
Ryan Joyce
Stuart Kellett
George Killington
Aden Kirk
Steven Kirkby
Dave Ladley
Steve Lennon
Adrian Lewis
Jamie Lewis
Callum Loose
Martin Lukeman
Mickey Mansell
Ryan Meikle
Cameron Menzies
Arron Monk
Joe Murnan
Dawson Murschell
Tony Newell
Paul Nicholson
Richard North
William O'Connor
Colin Osborne
Robert Owen
Matt Padgett
Kevin Painter
David Pallett
John Part
Josh Payne
Devon Petersen
Justin Pipe
Chris Quantock
James Richardson
Paul Rowley
Callan Rydz
Ryan Searle
Kirk Shepherd
Ross Smith
Steven Smith
Simon Stevenson
Bryn Suckley
Alan Tabern
Scott Taylor
Terry Temple
Robert Thornton
Ross Twell
Raymond van Barneveld
James Wade
Darren Webster
Mark Webster
Steve West
Ricky Williams
James Wilson
Mark Wilson
Luke Woodhouse

2018 German Darts Grand Prix
March 31-April 2, Munich
Top 16 Seeded Players (Enter at second round)

1 Michael van Gerwen
2 Peter Wright
3 Michael Smith
4 Rob Cross
5 Daryl Gurney
6 Mensur Suljovic
7 Joe Cullen
8 Simon Whitlock
9 Dave Chisnall
10 Kim Huybrechts
11 Mervyn King
12 Ian White
13 Gerwyn Price
14 Jelle Klaasen
15 Kyle Anderson
16 Alan Norris

UK Qualifier Entries
Friday February 16, Barnsley Metrodome

Nathan Aspinall
Martin Atkins (Wigan)
Jamie Bain
Michael Barnard
Steve Beaton
Andy Boulton
John Bowles
Martin Bradbury
Bradley Brooks
Jim Brown
Keegan Brown
Lee Bryant
Stephen Bunting
Richie Burnett
Ben Burton
Jamie Caven
Brett Claydon
Jonny Clayton
Jarred Cole
Jason Cullen
Scott Darbyshire
Matthew Dennant
Chris Dobey
Brendan Dolan
Eddie Dootson
Mark Dudbridge
Gary Eastwood
Matthew Edgar
Ritchie Edhouse
Ricky Evans
Andrew Gilding
John Goldie
Robbie Green
Rhys Griffin
Ryan Harrington
Cody Harris
John Henderson
Steve Hine
Peter Hudson
Jamie Hughes
Luke Humphries
Adam Hunt
Peter Jacques
Andy Jenkins
Terry Jenkins
Prakash Jiwa
Darren Johnson
Wayne Jones
Ryan Joyce
Stuart Kellett
George Killington
Aden Kirk
Steven Kirkby
Dave Ladley
Steve Lennon
Adrian Lewis
Jamie Lewis
Callum Loose
Martin Lukeman
Mickey Mansell
Mick McGowan
Ryan Meikle
Cameron Menzies
Arron Monk
Joe Murnan
Dawson Murschell
Tony Newell
Paul Nicholson
Richard North
William O'Connor
Colin Osborne
Robert Owen
Matt Padgett
Kevin Painter
David Pallett
John Part
Josh Payne
Devon Petersen
Justin Pipe
Chris Quantock
James Richardson
Paul Rowley
Callan Rydz
Ryan Searle
Kirk Shepherd
Ross Smith
Steven Smith
Simon Stevenson
Bryn Suckley
Alan Tabern
Scott Taylor
Terry Temple
Robert Thornton
Ross Twell
Raymond van Barneveld
James Wade
Darren Webster
Mark Webster
Steve West
Ricky Williams
James Wilson
Mark Wilson
Luke Woodhouse