The end of the Players Championship season means the World Championship line up is very close to being confirmed.

Only the ranking TV events left such as the European Championship, Grand Slam of Darts and Players Championship Finals in the next six weeks can change anything for the Pro Tour Qualfiers.

Ryan Searle is provisionally in the top 32. He can only be knocked out if a player moves into the overall top 32 who is not there already. This means effectively for Justin Pipe and Kevin Painter that they will miss out on the World Championship, unless they come through the PDPA Qualifier.

The full provisional line up is below:


Author: Samuel Gill