The World Darts Federation is pleased to confirm the addition of the British Open to the list of ‘Gold’ graded WDF ranked events for 2021.
Jointly promoted by the England Darts Organisation, Scottish Darts Association and Welsh Darts Organisation, the event will take place at the Spa in Bridlington on the weekend of 15-17 October 2021, which will also include the ‘Silver’ graded British Classic.
The prestigious British Open is the seventh WDF ‘Gold’ event of 2021 to have been announced, with each forming part of a double header weekend, alongside a ‘Silver’ ranked tournament.
Three more ‘Gold’ events set to take place in North America, Asia & Australasia will be confirmed in the New Year for 2021.
The ‘Platinum’ graded Dutch Open, initially scheduled for February has now been postponed until September.
With the world of darts eager to return to competitive action, over 80 WDF ranked events have already been scheduled for 2021, including ‘Silver’ double headers now confirmed in Slovakia, Belgium, Sweden, England, Northern Ireland and Italy.
Multiple tournaments have also been added to the WDF calendar in Canada, USA, Australia & New Zealand.
The hard work continues in planning the eagerly anticipated WDF World Masters and WDF World Championships. We look forward to sharing all of the details as soon as these major events are finalised.
Full details on the Development of the WDF World Rankings Criteria for 2021 can be found here. https://www.dartswdf.com/2020/09/15/development-of-world-rankings-criteria-for-2021/