British Darts Organization (BDO) organizes the BDO World Darts Championship at the very end or the very beginning of a year. For 2017, Lakeside Country Club at Frimley Green in Surrey has been chosen to host the 40th edition of the championship, between 7 and 15 of January.
Most of those who will appear became known on September 30th through BDO Invitational Tables. The remaining positions were covered through the playoffs of November 30th.
The total prize money is £339,000 and the winners will get:
- Men £100,000
- Women £12,000
- Youth £5,000
Huddersfield heads into the 2017 competition as the third favorite behind Glen Durrant with the highest checkout (167 – first round) and the talented Dutchman Danny Noppert. Similarly, in the women’s tournament, the favorites for glory are Lisa Ashton, Trina Gulliver and Deta Hedman.
Check the odds prepared by Pinnacle for the second day of the tournament: