Van Gerwen showing signs of old form despite lower annual average compared to previous three seasons
At the end of July 2019, Van Gerwen had sealed nine titles and ended up with fifteen for the year. This before the biggest crisis period of his career which saw Van Gerwen achieve seven titles over the course of two years.
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Van Gerwen has already won as many titles in 2022 as in 2020 and 2021 combined. After seven months, the counter stands at seven, including two majors.
One remarkable detail though; his annual average is currently lower than in 2020 and 2021. However compared to previous years, he has been a lot more effective on the oche.