Luke Littler's Darts Absence: Hidden Blessing, Future Rewards Await
Luke Littler's Darts Absence...
Subscribe to Newsletter

Luke Littler's Darts Absence: Hidden Blessing, Future Rewards Await

29 March 2024
2 min.
Luke Littler's Darts Absence: Hidden Blessing, Future Rewards Await

Darts Prodigy Luke Littler

In the realm of darts, Luke Littler's name has become synonymous with success. At just 17 years old, he has already left an indelible mark on the sport, clinching victory in three prestigious PDC tournaments in 2024 alone. His meteoric rise culminated in a remarkable second-place position in the Premier League table, following a triumphant night in Belfast.

However, amidst his stellar achievements, Littler faced a hurdle: the German Darts Grand Prix. While seven of his counterparts in the Premier League prepared to showcase their skills in Munich, Littler found himself relegated to the sidelines, having failed to secure qualification. Yet, Mark Webster, the seasoned 2008 BDO world champion, sees this setback through a different lens–as a "blessing in disguise."

Webster's perspective sheds light on Littler's relentless dedication to honing his craft. Despite his youth, Littler has demonstrated remarkable maturity, tirelessly refining his technique alongside seasoned veterans like Rob Cross. Webster, impressed by Littler's unwavering commitment, notes that his recent alterations in throwing style reflect a player deeply invested in his own growth.

For Littler, the missed opportunity in Munich serves as an unexpected reprieve. Amidst the whirlwind of tournaments and travel, he welcomes the chance to rest and recharge. Reflecting on his journey thus far, Littler acknowledges the importance of this respite, even as he contemplates its potential impact on his rankings.

As Littler gears up for the upcoming Premier League matches in Manchester, the implications of his missed qualification loom large. Yet, buoyed by Webster's words and fortified by his own resolve, Littler embraces the challenges ahead with characteristic optimism. In the ebb and flow of competitive darts, setbacks may arise, but for Luke Littler, each obstacle is an opportunity in disguise, propelling him ever closer to greatness.

He said: "It's nice to have a rest. But also it could have helped my rankings a little bit more."

Persons3 and Companies1 in the news

English professional darts player
1 place
Welsh former professional darts player
2 place
English professional darts player
3 place
Source foto:
Rating companies


News -this is the latest and most up-to-date information about the resonant events that have occurred in the region. The task of the resource's news feed is to convey to readers information about important events in business, politics, economics, healthcare, culture and other spheres of life in England with maximum accuracy and objectivity.
News - this is coverage of the economic processes taking place in England, the latest news of public life, incidents and an overview of political events. English news is information about the activities of small and medium-sized businesses, the work of housing and communal services, the implementation of significant projects. The site's journalists describe not only the life of the region, but also talk about the current state of the English economy. Everything you need to know about innovations in the field of industry and agriculture, economy and government is collected in the "News" section on
News of England promptly informs the reader, shows the real picture and opens up topical topics. Communication with government structures and business gives us the opportunity to provide our readers with reliable, information-rich material.
The main page of the portal contains the key news of England!
Alena Potapova

Development Director
Died this year
Born this year