The line-up for the first event of the European Tour season in the form of the Belgian Darts Championship is close to being confirmed with the Tour Card Holders Qualifier being completed in Wigan.
Among the main names to secure their place in Hasselt include Steve Beaton who last season went on a run which lasted until he was seeded in European Tour Qualification and he secured his spot with a 6-3 win over Christian Bunse.
Andy Hamilton who has just returned to the tour will also make a welcome return to the European Tour after defeating the impressive Jose de Sousa 6-4.
Some of the other main names such as Stephen Bunting and Luke Humphries also made it through successfully.
There will be debuts for the likes of Damon Heta and Martijn Kleermaker; with Mervyn King and Luke Woodhouse also among those who will make the trip to Belgium.
Click here to view the seeded players and qualifiers for the first European Tour of the year in Belgium.
Last 48 (Final Round)
Andy Hamilton 6 | 4 Jose De Sousa
Justin Pipe 6 | 4 Benito van de Pas
Steve Beaton 6 | 3 Christian Bunse
Darren Penhall 6 | 5 Robert Thornton
Dirk van Duijvenbode 6 | 3 Josh Payne
Rowby-John Rodriguez 6 | 2 Lisa Ashton
Damon Heta 6 | 4 Ricky Evans
Kai Fan Leung 6 | 2 Steve Brown
Stephen Bunting 6 | 5 Krzysztof Kciuk
Ron Meulenkamp 6 | 0 Geert Nentjes
Michael Barnard 6 | 1 Chris Dobey
Martijn Kleermaker 6 | 1 Darren Webster
Danny Noppert 6 | 3 William Borland
Mike De Decker 6 | 5 Harry Ward
Callan Rydz 6 | 4 Jelle Klaasen
Steve West 6 | 1 Jan Dekker
Gabriel Clemens 6 | 4 Martin Schindler
Derk Telnekes 6 | 4 Kirk Shepherd
Ryan Searle 6 | 2 Conan Whitehead
Andy Boulton 6 | 3 John Michael
Steve Lennon 6 | 5 John Henderson
Luke Woodhouse 6 | 2 Jamie Lewis
Mervyn King 6 | 2 Mark McGeeney
Luke Humphries 6 | 2 Jason Lowe
Author: Samuel Gill