The deadline for entries to the inaugural Desert Classic of June 23rd is beginning to loom and it's going to be a tournament not to be missed.
$100,000 in†prize money is up for grabs as well as ranking points, places in the televised stage finals and the chance to create a little bit of PDC history as the first Las Vegas Desert Classic champion in both Men's and Women's events.
The tournament which takes place in the prestigious MGM Grand Garden Arena means†the PDC can capitalize on the experience of the team that has put together events such as Evander Holyfield vs. Mike Tyson, The Rolling Stones, Elton John, Janet Jackson and Phil Collins to produce a feast of darts that promises to be truly extraordinary.
The event, the first in a series of ĎClassicí tournaments planned to take place around the world in the next three years, guarantees to bring together the very best players in the world.
With Sky Sports providing their usual brand of fast moving, innovative coverage, alongside the exuberant, bright lights and big time style of Vegas plus the lavish surroundings of the MGM Grand, this will be one of the events of the PDC calendar.
To be held from July 3rd-7th, the event coincides with the United Statesí Independence Day celebrations; something that is sure to make the tournament go with an additional bang.
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The event will comprise of both Menís and a Womenís Singles 501, plus Menís and Womenís Cricket competitions with entry open to all darts players.
Beginning on Wednesday 3rd July the singles events will run on the quadruple eliminator system, giving both male and female players four chances to reach the televised stage finals.
Eight winners from the Menís competition will join the top eight PDC ranked players, along with the best four female players from open play, on the main stage at the MGM Grand for the tournamentís climax live in front of the Sky Sports cameras.
Player can enter online via www.bullseyenews.com. Entry is by pre-registration only. Closing date for entries is Sunday, June 23rd. No entries will be accepted on the day.
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Travel packages including flights and accomodation start from £650. For further details contact either Malcolm or Gareth at Frequent Flyers International Tel: 01204 366889/01204 533356.