THE world’s top darts stars will return to Echo Arena Liverpool for the Betway Premier League on Thursday April 13 2017, with the likes of Michael van Gerwen, Phil Taylor and Gary Anderson competing for the prestigious title. The Betway Premier League sees ten stars competing across four months at arenas in the UK, Ireland and Netherlands in a bid to win the coveted trophy, which was claimed for a second time by van Gerwen in 2016. The Premier League, televised live by Sky Sports and broadcast worldwide, has also been won six times by legendary Stoke star Taylor since its inception in 2005, with Scottish hero Anderson – the back-to-back World Champion – claiming the title twice and both James Wade and Raymond van Barneveld also lifting the trophy. The top four players from the PDC Order of Merit following the 2016/2017 World Championship will qualify by right for the Betway Premier League, alongside six Wildcard selections to be announced during January. Tickets are priced at £26 / £40.50 / £46 (incl. administration fee) Plus £2.55 fulfilment fee per order Tickets go on sale at 10am Monday 10 October To book tickets log on to www.echoarena.com/darts or call the Echo Arena box office on 0844 8000 400* *calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge Tickets are also available via www.ticketquarter.co.uk or TicketQuarter Queen Square (Liverpool City Centre, located within the Mersey Travel office).