THE stage is set for a thrilling finale to the Japan Masters darts today after the big names all booked their place in the quarter-finals of the World Series event.
The last-eight matches start at 10am UK time and see world and Premier League champ Gary Anderson 2-5 at the likes of bet365 and Skybet against James Wade, a 2-1 shot at Coral in the best-of-15-legs showdown.
Raymond van Barneveld survived a scare before edging out Katsuya Aida yesterday and is now 3-1 to beat his next opponent Phil Taylor, who is 3-10 favourite at Coral.
The other two matches see Peter Wright take on Adrian Lewis and Michael van Gerwen – Skybet’s 7-4 title favourite – against Stephen Bunting, with the semis and final also being held today.
On the cricket front there’s County Championship and T20 Blast action while Widnes travel to St Helens in rugby league’s Challenge Cup.
Good luck with your bets and let’s hear your sporting tips and thoughts.