A livid Gary Anderson has threatened to QUIT darts regardless of getting the higher of Mensur Suljovic on the PDC World Championship.
The Scot sealed his place within the final 16 of the competitors as he edged to a 4-Three victory over Suljovic.
However Anderson was furious together with his Austrian opponent’s underhand ways all through the match, taking specific concern with how gradual the Austrian was between throws.
The victory didn’t placate Anderson in any manner although as he threatened to stroll away from the game if he’s concerned in matches like that once more.
He informed Sky Sports activities: “What everybody watched was completely dire. Absolute joke.
“I play darts, I’ve at all times needed to play darts. Everybody says ‘why do you get cheesed off with darts?’ That’s one of many causes, absolute bull.
“We had been informed what tables we had been on. I ended up on the unsuitable desk throughout the sport. I’d have thought even Sky would’ve picked up on the place I ought to’ve been for a begin and it might’ve been accomplished instantly.
“Did you watch the third set? Was he gradual? Nah, he wasn’t gradual.
“If that’s darts, I’m off-ski. Easy as that. If that’s how darts goes and that’s the way it’s being performed then have enjoyable, I’m off-ski, I’m going away for a sport of golf. I ain’t by that once more.
“We had been informed simply earlier than we went onto the stage what desk we’re on. Mensur has gone to the unsuitable desk… as ordinary nothing mentioned.
“I simply need to play darts. Did you benefit from the darts? I by no means. I’m certain there’s about 90 per cent of people watching at residence, they in all probability turned over and watched Corrie or one thing. I might’ve.
“In case you get spanked the boy’s been higher than you, shake his hand and on you go. However come on, that’s a load of tripe.”
When requested if he’d spoken to Suljovic, Anderson replied: “What are you able to say? You see it in black and white. I’ve seen it in black and white and I really feel sorry for the folks who watched it…”
Controversy has adopted Anderson up to now having been on the centre of the ‘fartgate’ scandal on the Grand Slam of Darts in November 2018.
His quarter-final conflict in opposition to Wesley Harms was overshadowed by Anderson being accused of farting throughout the match with the target of gaining a bonus over his opponent.