Republic of Ireland Open

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Republic of Ireland Open
Tournament information
Venue Citywest
Location Dublin
Country Republic of Ireland
Established1998
Organisation(s) PDC (1998–2003)
BDO (2004–2008)
Format Sets
Final best of 11
Prize fund£2,800 (2008)
Final Year2008
Current champion(s)
Flag of Ireland.svg Martin McCloskey

The Republic of Ireland Open was an Irish darts tournament. In 2008 it was won by Martin McCloskey. [1]

Darts throwing game

Darts is a sport in which small missiles are thrown at a circular target ("dartboard") fixed to a wall. Though various boards and rules have been used in the past, the term "darts" usually now refers to a standardised game involving a specific board design and set of rules. As well as being a professional competitive game, darts is a traditional pub game, commonly played in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, across the Commonwealth, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, the Scandinavian countries, the United States, Australia and elsewhere.

Martin McCloskey is a former Irish darts player.

Results

YearChampionScoreRunner-UpTotal
Prize Money
ChampionRunner-Up
1998 Flag of England.svg Phil Taylor 6–1 Flag of England.svg Shayne Burgess £15,000£10,000£5,000
1999 Flag of England.svg Phil Taylor 6–4 Flag of England.svg Peter Manley £15,000£10,000£5,000
2000 Flag of England.svg Phil Taylor 7–3 Flag of England.svg Dennis Priestley £70,000£15,000£7,500
2001 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Roland Scholten 7–6 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg John Part £70,000£15,000£7,500
2002 Flag of England.svg Phil Taylor 7–5 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg John Part £70,000£14,000£7,000
2003 Flag of England.svg Phil Taylor 7–3 Flag of England.svg Colin Lloyd £70,000£15,000£7,000
2004 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Raymond van Barneveld 6–2 Flag of England.svg Mervyn King £20,000£10,000£5,000
2005 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Raymond van Barneveld 6–4 Flag of England.svg Martin Adams £30,000£15,000£3,000
2006 Flag of England.svg Martin Adams 7–6 Flag of Ireland.svg Martin McCloskey £30,000£15,000£3,000
2007 Flag of Scotland.svg Gary Anderson 7–4 Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Mark Webster £50,000£25,000£10,000
2008 Flag of Ireland.svg Martin McCloskey 6–5 Flag of Ireland.svg Damien O'Driscoll €2,800€1,000€500

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References

  1. "Republic of Ireland Open Winners". Darts Database. Retrieved 8 September 2018.