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2020 World Matchplay: Results, draw & schedule – Sky Sports

Coverage gets underway on Saturday, July 18 with all nine days of action live on Sky Sports through until the final on Sunday, July 26

Last Updated: 20/07/20 10:48pm

World Cup partners Rob Cross and Michael Smith contested this year’s World Matchplay final

Rob Cross defends his World Matchplay title as the 32 best players on planet darts head to Milton Keynes for the year’s second-biggest major.

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2020 World Matchplay – Format

First Round best of 19 legs
Second Round best of 21 legs
Quarter Finals best of 31 legs
Semi-Finals best of 33 legs
Final best of 35 legs

Schedule

Saturday, July 18

First Round

Simon Whitlock 10-4 Ryan Joyce

Krzysztof Ratajski 10-4 Jermaine Wattimena

James Wade 12-10 Keegan Brown

Michael van Gerwen 10-7 Brendan Dolan

Gary Anderson 10-5 Justin Pipe

Sunday, July 19

First Round

Mensur Suljovic 12-10 Jamie Hughes

Glen Durrant 10-3 Jeffrey de Zwaan

Rob Cross 8-10 Gabriel Clemens

Peter Wright 10-8 Jose De Sousa

Michael Smith 10-3 Jonny Clayton

Monday, July 20

First Round

Dave Chisnall 7-10 Vincent van der Voort

Ian White 12-13 Joe Cullen

Daryl Gurney 10-5 Ricky Evans

Gerwyn Price 7-10 Danny Noppert

Adrian Lewis 11-9 Steve Beaton

Tuesday, July 21 (from 6pm)

1 x First Round; 4 x Second Round Matches

Nathan Aspinall v Dimitri Van den Bergh

Michael Smith v Mensur Suljovic

Gary Anderson v James Wade

Michael van Gerwen v Simon Whitlock

Gabriel Clemens v Krzysztof Ratajski

Wednesday, July 22 (from 7pm)

4 x Second Round Matches

Daryl Gurney v Vincent Van der Voort

Aspinall/Van den Bergh v Joe Cullen

Peter Wright v Glen Durrant

Danny Noppert v Adrian Lewis

Thursday, July 23 (from 7pm)

2 x Quarter-Finals

Friday, July 24 (from 7pm)

2 x Quarter-Finals

Saturday, July 25 (from 8pm)

Semi-Finals

Sunday, July 26 (from 8.30pm)

Final

Draw

First Round

Top Half

(1) Michael van Gerwen 10-7 Brendan Dolan
(16) Simon Whitlock 10-4 Ryan Joyce
(8) Gary Anderson 10-5 Justin Pipe
(9) James Wade 12-10 Keegan Brown
(4) Rob Cross 8-10 Gabriel Clemens
(13) Krzysztof Ratajski 10-4 Jermaine Wattimena
(5) Michael Smith 10-3 Jonny Clayton
(12) Mensur Suljovic 12-10 Jamie Hughes

Bottom Half

(2) Peter Wright 10-8 Jose De Sousa
(15) Glen Durrant 10-3 Jeffrey de Zwaan
(7) Daryl Gurney 10-5 Ricky Evans
(10) Dave Chisnall 7-10 Vincent van der Voort
(3) Gerwyn Price 7-10 Danny Noppert
(14) Adrian Lewis 11-9 Steve Beaton
(6) Nathan Aspinall v Dimitri Van den Bergh
(11) Ian White 12-13 Joe Cullen

Second Round

Top Half

(1) Michael van Gerwen v (16) Simon Whitlock
(8) Gary Anderson v (9) James Wade
Gabriel Clemens v (13) Krzysztof Ratajski
(5) Michael Smith v (12) Mensur Suljovic

Bottom Half

(2) Peter Wright v (15) Glen Durrant
(7) Daryl Gurney v Vincent van der Voort
Danny Noppert v (14) Adrian Lewis
(6) Nathan Aspinall/Dimitri Van den Bergh v Joe Cullen

Darts returns to Sky Sports in July, with nine days of coverage from the World Matchplay getting underway on Saturday, July 18, and every day until the final on Sunday, July 26.