Smith breaks his duck in Newcastle, as Cullen seals Play-Off spot

Cazoo Premier League

May 26 2022

Michael Smith triumphed on Night 16 of the Cazoo Premier League in Newcastle on Thursday, as Joe Cullen defeated Peter Wright to seal his Play-Off place.

Cullen relishing crunch Wright clash in Newcastle

Cazoo Premier League

May 25 2022

Joe Cullen has his Premier League destiny in his own hands ahead of a decisive clash against Peter Wright in Newcastle on Thursday.

Cullen and Wright face shoot-out: Night 16 permutations explained

Cazoo Premier League

May 24 2022

Joe Cullen and Peter Wright will battle it out for the final Play-Off place on Night 16 of the Cazoo Premier League in Newcastle on Thursday.

Cullen king in the capital to ignite Play-Off bid

Cazoo Premier League

May 19 2022

Joe Cullen defeated table-topper Jonny Clayton 6-4 in the final of Cazoo Premier League Night 15 at The O2.

Wright refreshed ahead of Cazoo Premier League title tilt

Cazoo Premier League

May 17 2022

Peter Wright is hoping to continue his Cazoo Premier League challenge in London on Thursday after skipping last weekend's Gambrinus Czech Darts Open.

Van Gerwen to hit the bullseye with Selco at Canning Town

News

May 13 2022

Darts fans will have a unique chance to go head-to-head with three-time World Champion Michael van Gerwen in London next week.

Price shows steel in Sheffield to boost Play-Off hopes

Cazoo Premier League

May 12 2022

Gerwyn Price defeated Michael van Gerwen in a last-leg decider in the final in Sheffield to gain ground in the Play-Off race.

Smith ready for crunch Clayton clash in Cazoo Premier League

Cazoo Premier League

May 12 2022

Michael Smith believes that he is facing the world's current best player, Jonny Clayton, as he enters a must-win Cazoo Premier League night in Sheffield.

Wade to miss Cazoo Premier League in Sheffield

Cazoo Premier League

May 11 2022

James Wade will not compete in Thursday's Cazoo Premier League at the Utilita Arena in Sheffield on Thursday as he continues his recovery from illness.

Four-midable Clayton claims Cazoo Premier League Glasgow success

Cazoo Premier League

May 05 2022

Jonny Clayton won his fourth Cazoo Premier League success of 2022 and secured a Play-Off place as he defeated Michael van Gerwen 6-3 in the Night 13 final in Glasgow.

The 2022 Cazoo Premier League will take place at venues across Europe from February-June.

A new-look Premier League will be played across 17 nights as eight of the world's top stars compete for the coveted title and £1m in prize money.

Following 2020 and 2021 tournaments played predominantly behind closed doors, fans will return in 2022 to the biggest party in sport.

Tickets are now on General Sale - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

The tournament will be broadcast live on Sky Sports in the UK, through the PDC's worldwide broadcast partners including DAZN and Viaplay, and on PDCTV (excluding UK and Netherlands based subscribers).

2022 Cazoo Premier League Schedule
Thursday February 3 - Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Thursday February 10 - M&S Bank Arena, Liverpool
Thursday February 17 - SSE Arena, Belfast
Thursday March 3 - Westpoint Exeter
Thursday March 10 - The Brighton Centre
Thursday March 17 - Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham
Thursday March 24 - Rotterdam Ahoy
Thursday March 31 - Utilita Arena Birmingham
Thursday April 7 - First Direct Arena, Leeds
Thursday April 14 - AO Arena, Manchester
Thursday April 21 - P&J Live, Aberdeen
Thursday April 28 - 3Arena, Dublin
Thursday May 5 - OVO Arena, Glasgow
Thursday May 12 - Utilita Arena, Sheffield
Thursday May 19 - The O2, London
Thursday May 26 - Utilita Arena Newcastle
Monday June 13 - Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin

Schedule subject to change

Format
A new format in 2022 will see eight players contest 16 mini-events during the season ahead of the Play-Offs to determine a champion.

All 16 league phase nights will be individual events comprising quarter-finals, semi-finals and a final over the best of 11 legs - with a £10,000 bonus to each night's winner.

Ranking points will be awarded from each night - with five to the winner, three to the runner-up and two to the semi-finalists - to form the league table from which the top four players will progress to the Play-Offs.

League Points
Night Winner - 5 points + £10,000 bonus
Runner-Up - 3 points
Semi-Finalists - 2 points

Prize Fund
Winner: £275,000
Runner-Up: £125,000
Semi-Finalists: £85,000 each
Fifth in League Table: £75,000
Sixth in League Table: £70,000
Seventh in League Table: £65,000
Eighth in League Table: £60,000
Nightly Winner Bonus: £10,000 x16
Total: £1,000,000

2022 Cazoo Premier League Fixtures
Night One - Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Thursday February 3
Quarter-Finals

Jonny Clayton 6-2 Joe Cullen
James Wade 6-3 Gerwyn Price
Peter Wright 6-3 Michael Smith
Gary Anderson 6-4 Michael van Gerwen

Semi-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-4 James Wade
Peter Wright 6-5 Gary Anderson

Final
Peter Wright 6-1 Jonny Clayton

Night Two - M&S Bank Arena, Liverpool
Thursday February 10
Quarter-Finals

Michael van Gerwen 6-1 Peter Wright
Jonny Clayton 6-3 Michael Smith
Joe Cullen 6-3 James Wade
Gerwyn Price 6-3 Gary Anderson

Semi-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-4 Michael van Gerwen
Joe Cullen 6-5 Gerwyn Price

Final
Jonny Clayton 6-4 Joe Cullen

Night Three - The SSE Arena, Belfast
Thursday February 17

Quarter-Finals
Gerwyn Price 6-3 Michael Smith
Michael van Gerwen 6-3 Joe Cullen
Peter Wright 6-4 Gary Anderson
James Wade 6-3 Jonny Clayton

Semi-Finals
Gerwyn Price 6-5 Michael van Gerwen (Price hits nine-darter in leg five)
James Wade 6-4 Peter Wright

Final
Gerwyn Price 6-4 James Wade (Price hits nine-darter in leg three)

Night Four - Westpoint Exeter
Thursday March 3

Quarter-Finals
Michael van Gerwen 6-1 Jonny Clayton
Michael Smith 6-5 Joe Cullen
Peter Wright 6-2 Gerwyn Price
James Wade 6-4 Gary Anderson

Semi-Finals
Michael van Gerwen 6-2 Michael Smith
Peter Wright 6-2 James Wade

Final
Michael van Gerwen 6-0 Peter Wright

Night Five - The Brighton Centre
Thursday March 10

Quarter-Finals
Michael Smith 6-1 Gary Anderson
Jonny Clayton 6-5 Peter Wright
Michael van Gerwen 6-5 James Wade
Joe Cullen Bye (Gerwyn Price withdrew)

Semi-Finals
Michael Smith 6-1 Jonny Clayton
Michael van Gerwen 6-1 Joe Cullen

Final
Michael van Gerwen 6-4 Michael Smith

Night Six - Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham
Thursday March 17
Quarter-Finals

Michael Smith 6-1 James Wade
Gerwyn Price 6-4 Michael van Gerwen
Gary Anderson 6-5 Jonny Clayton
Peter Wright 6-4 Joe Cullen

Semi-Finals
Michael Smith 6-4 Gerwyn Price
Gary Anderson 6-3 Peter Wright

Final
Gary Anderson 6-4 Michael Smith

Night Seven - Rotterdam Ahoy
Thursday March 24

Quarter-Finals
Peter Wright 6-5 James Wade
Joe Cullen 6-5 Gary Anderson
Jonny Clayton 6-5 Gerwyn Price
Michael van Gerwen 6-5 Michael Smith

Semi-Finals
Joe Cullen 6-4 Peter Wright
Michael van Gerwen 6-3 Jonny Clayton

Final
Joe Cullen 6-5 Michael van Gerwen

Night Eight - Utilita Arena, Birmingham
Thursday March 31

Quarter-Finals
Michael van Gerwen 2-6 James Wade
Joe Cullen 6-3 Gerwyn Price
Peter Wright 6-5 Gary Anderson
Jonny Clayton 6-1 Michael Smith

Semi-Finals
James Wade 6-2 Joe Cullen
Peter Wright 4-6 Jonny Clayton

Final
James Wade 1-6 Jonny Clayton

Night Nine - First Direct Arena, Leeds
Thursday April 7

Quarter-Finals
Peter Wright 6-2 Michael Smith
Michael van Gerwen Bye (Gary Anderson withdrew)
Jonny Clayton 6-1 Joe Cullen
James Wade 6-5 Gerwyn Price

Semi-Finals
Michael van Gerwen 6-3 Peter Wright
James Wade 6-4 Jonny Clayton

Final
Michael van Gerwen 6-1 James Wade

Night Ten - AO Arena, Manchester
Thursday April 14
Quarter-Finals

Peter Wright 4-6 Gerwyn Price
Gary Anderson 2-6 James Wade
Michael van Gerwen 5-6 Jonny Clayton
Joe Cullen 6-2 Michael Smith

Semi-Finals
Gerwyn Price 2-6 James Wade
Jonny Clayton 3-6 Joe Cullen

Final
James Wade 6-5 Joe Cullen

Night 11 - P&J Live, Aberdeen
Thursday April 21

Quarter-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-2 Gary Anderson
Peter Wright 6-5 Joe Cullen
James Wade 6-5 Michael Smith
Michael van Gerwen 6-3 Gerwyn Price

Semi-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-5 Peter Wright
Michael van Gerwen 6-3 James Wade

Final
Jonny Clayton 6-5 Michael van Gerwen

Night 12 - 3Arena, Dublin
Thursday April 28

Quarter-Finals
James Wade 6-5 Michael van Gerwen
Gerwyn Price 6-3 Joe Cullen
Michael Smith 6-2 Gary Anderson
Jonny Clayton 6-3 Peter Wright

Semi-Finals
James Wade 6-1 Gerwyn Price
Michael Smith 4-6 Jonny Clayton

Final
James Wade 6-5 Jonny Clayton

Night 13 - OVO Arena, Glasgow
Thursday May 5

Quarter-Finals
Peter Wright 2-6 Gary Anderson
Jonny Clayton 6-2 James Wade
Gerwyn Price 3-6 Michael Smith
Michael van Gerwen 6-5 Joe Cullen

Semi-Finals
Gary Anderson 4-6 Jonny Clayton
Michael Smith 5-6 Michael van Gerwen

Final
Jonny Clayton 6-3 Michael van Gerwen

Night 14 – Utilita Arena, Sheffield
Thursday May 12
Quarter-Finals

Joe Cullen Bye James Wade
Gerwyn Price 6-4 Gary Anderson
Michael van Gerwen 6-1 Peter Wright
Michael Smith 6-5 Jonny Clayton

Semi-Finals
Gerwyn Price 6-3 Joe Cullen
Michael van Gerwen 6-5 Michael Smith

Final
Gerwyn Price 6-5 Michael van Gerwen

Night 15 – The O2, London
Thursday May 19
Quarter-Finals

Jonny Clayton 6-3 Gerwyn Price
Michael Smith 6-5 Michael van Gerwen
Peter Wright 6-3 James Wade
Joe Cullen 6-1 Gary Anderson

Semi-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-4 Michael Smith
Joe Cullen 6-1 Peter Wright

Final
Joe Cullen 6-4 Jonny Clayton

Night 16 - Utilita Arena, Newcastle
Thursday May 26

Quarter-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-5 Gary Anderson
Joe Cullen 6-4 Peter Wright
Michael Smith 6-4 Michael van Gerwen
Gerwyn Price 6-4 James Wade

Semi-Finals
Jonny Clayton 6-4 Joe Cullen
Michael Smith 6-3 Gerwyn Price

Final
Michael Smith 6-3 Jonny Clayton

Play-Offs - Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin
Monday June 13

Semi-Finals
Jonny Clayton v Joe Cullen
Michael van Gerwen v James Wade

Schedule subject to change

Premier League table