The June Open Single Darts Championship holding at the Darts section of Kafanchan club entered its second day with participants showing remarkable improvement in their throwing skills as the game progressed.
Chief (Dr) A.G. Haruna, and Comrade Patrick Musa, President and Board member Darts Federation of Nigeria
The event is organized by the Nigeria Darts Association under the supervision of the Darts Federation of Nigeria.
Mr Idada Joachim (left) with Mr Kumai Badu (right)
Meanwhile, a monetary incentive of N10, 000 (Ten Thousand Naira) was offered through a combined contribution of N5000.00 (Five thousand Naira) each by Mr. Joachim Idada, CEO FIJI Ventures Limited , sole distributor, Unicorn Darts and Unicorn Group UK representative in Nigeria on behalf of their principal, and the Chief Kumai Badu, Chairman Kaduna State Darts Association.
The incentive was a reward to the first player who achieved a total score 180 from three consecutive throws whether within a match or on the practice boards. Mr. Ugochukwu Abakwuru finally achieved the score on the practice board and the reward was presented by both sponsors of the award. The winner stated:
“I feel happy scoring the 180; although I have scored same in other tournaments I am also grateful to the sponsors of the award”.
He further remarked “I will be glad if consideration is given to possible sponsorship for my darts so that I can take it as my career professionally.”
The event continues with the final to be played at the main hall of the Darts Section.