As the World Matchplay continues to edge closer with the draw set to take place later today and the field now confirmed, we take a look back at another classic moment; this time involving Michael van Gerwen.

In this case, he hit a brilliant nine-dart finish against Steve Beaton in the 2012 edition of the tournament. Tied at 4-4, ‘Mighty Mike’ kicked off with two 180’s and pinned the perfect leg from there in one he never looked like missing delighting the World Matchplay crowd in the process.

Watch the full finish below:


Author: Samuel Gill