Van der Voort is considering to stop with darts by back injury


Van der Voort is considering to stop with darts by back injury

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Vincent van der Voort is contemplating his career as a darts player to terminate. The 41-year-old Dutchman has been a long-time suffer from a back injury.

ly due to the injury was Van der Voort Thursday evening in the first round of the world CHAMPIONSHIP darts in London too. He lost surprisingly with 3-1 from the German, Max Hopp.

After his match against Hopp showed Van der Voort know that he is, perhaps his last world championship has played.

“That is only to be expected, so honest I must be. If this does not improve, I have no interest in. I’ve done everything to here decent at the start, but this race took for me a long time,” he said for the camera of RTL 7.

“I had a bow throw, and otherwise stand on my back to spare. It did so very, that can never be good.”

Van der Voort polite, hence, a negative first. In his nine previous participations in the world CHAMPIONSHIPS of the profbond PDC he lost, never in the first round. In 2011 and In 2015 he reached the quarter-finals.

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Van der Voort made in 2001 his professional debut for bond BDO, for which he is to 2007 threw. In that year he switched to the PDC.

The elimination of Van der Voort Thursday at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS meant that four Dutch the first round have survived.

Michael van Gerwen, Jelle Klaasen, Raymond van Barneveld Benito van de Pas to come at the Alexandra Palace in action to qualify for the third round..

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