Premier League Darts LIVE: News and build-up ahead of Finals Night at the O2

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Luke Littler will face Michael Smith in one semi-final, with Luke Humphries and Michael van Gerwen in the other (Getty Images)

Luke Littler is aiming for the biggest title of his fledgling career so far when he faces the top three ranked players in the world in the Premier League Darts finals tonight.

The 17-year-old finished at the top of the 16-night league table with 40 points, ahead of reigning world champion (and current world No 1) Luke Humphries, last year’s Premier League champion Michael van Gerwen, and 2023 world champion Michael Smith.

And the youngster will need to beat fourth-placed Smith if he wants to book his place in the final at the O2 Arena, with Humphries taking on seven-time tournament winner Van Gerwen in the other semi-final.

Both semi-finals, which take place from around 7.15pm, are a best-of-19-leg shootout, while the final – from around 9.15pm BST – is a best-of-21-leg match.

Follow all the action below, and get the latest darts betting site offers here.

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Is Premier League Darts final on TV? Channel, start time and how to watch online tonight

Luke Littler will compete for the biggest win of his young career so far when he takes on the top three ranked players in the world in the Premier League Darts finals at the O2 Arena in London tonight.

Tonight Littler will take on Michael Smith in a best-of-19-leg shootout, while Michael van Gerwen meets Luke Humphries in the other semi-final. The two winners will collide in a best-of-21 final to crown the champion.

The finals take place tonight, Thursday 23 May, with the action from the 02 Arena set to get going at around 7.30pm BST.

Finals night will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Action, with coverage beginning at 7pm BST.

Sky Sports customers can stream the live action online using the Sky Go app and website.

Below is everything you need to know.

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How to watch the Premier League Darts final on TV and online tonight

Luke Littler, Luke Humphries, Michael van Gerwen and Michael Smith face off at the O2 Arena

Chris Wilson23 May 2024 17:20

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Premier League Darts

Welcome to The Independent’s coverage of the Premier League Darts Finals Night from the O2 Arena.

It promises to be a dramatic night of darts in London with Luke Littler, Luke Humphries, Michael van Gerwen and Michael Smith all vying for the title. Stick with us for full live coverae

Luke Baker23 May 2024 17:08

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