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The couple have a daughter together, Zoe, born in August How much is Michael van Gerwen worth? In the quarter-final, van Gerwen faced Raymond van Barneveld.
Van Gerwen led 4 sets to 3 and was throwing first in set 8, but van Barneveld took out 84 in the fifth leg of that set after van Gerwen had missed one match dart at double This clutch finish sent the match to a deciding set.
With the ninth set level at 1 leg each, van Barneveld missed three darts at double 16 to move within one leg of the match, and van Gerwen stepped in to finish 96 to break.
Van Gerwen held his throw in the subsequent leg to win the match 5—4. The first eight sets went with throw, then van Gerwen broke to go 5—4 ahead.
In set 10, with van Gerwen throwing first, he lost his throw to fall behind two legs to one. He then missed six darts to send the set into a fifth leg In which he would have been throwing for the match , allowing Cross to step in to level the match at five sets apiece.
The first four legs of the deciding set were shared to send the set into a tie-break. The next four legs went with throw Although Cross did miss one match dart at the bullseye to win the set 4—2 , then van Gerwen broke to go 5—4 up.
He then missed five shots at a double to win the match, before Cross sent the match into a sudden death last leg. After Cross won the bull-off to gain the throw, he missed double 16 for a match-winning checkout.
This allowed van Gerwen one last gasp at a finish of He got a shot at double 16, but couldn't take it, which was his sixth missed match dart.
Cross put the match to rest by hitting double eight to win the sudden death last leg, stunning van Gerwen 6 sets to 5. His next televised tournament was the Masters , where he took his fourth consecutive win at the tournament beating his compatriot Raymond van Barneveld in the final with a average, after earlier wins over Gary Anderson , James Wade and Kim Huybrechts.
Despite sitting out the final three qualifiers, his performances at the first three events was enough for him to top the UK Open Order of Merit and enter at the third round of the tournament.
Drawn against Jeffrey de Zwaan , he lost 8—10 with a 96 average. After sitting out both Players Championship 3 and Players Championship 4 , he returned to form with his third Players Championship of the year, and sixth title overall, with a 6—2 victory over Chris Dobey in Players Championship 5.
It was his 22nd European Tour title. After sitting out of Players Championships 7 and 8 he attempted to win his third European Tour title of the season but was beaten in the quarter-finals 2—6 by Ian White.
Van Gerwen won the European Darts Grand Prix, his 23rd European Tour title and his 10th title of the year that included wins over Dave Chisnall in quarter-finals by a scoreline of 6—4, a 7—0 whitewash over Michael Smith in the semi-finals and an 8—3 victory over James Wade in the final.
Notably, in his semi-final match with Daryl Gurney, van Gerwen trailed 2—6 as well as surviving 3 match darts but the Dutchman produced a comeback performance to knock out the Northern Irishman 7—6.
His 12th title of the year followed shortly after on the 17th May in winning the Premier League by beating Rob Cross 10—6 in the semi-finals and a comprehensive 11—4 victory over Michael Smith in the final with an average of It was his 3rd consecutive Premier League title and his 4th Premier League title overall.
His 13th title of the year would follow shortly after in the World Cup of Darts with partner Raymond van Barneveld. The following week he was back to winning ways with his 15th title of the year and his 26th European Tour title in the European Matchplay with an 8—2 victory over William O'Connor in the final.
He also threw the first nine-dart finish in over 5 years on the European Tour in his 2nd round match against Ryan Joyce.
Van Gerwen's reign as the US Masters and Shanghai Darts Masters champion would come to end as he suffered loses to James Wade 3—8 in the quarter finals  and to Michael Smith 4—8 in the semi-finals respectively.
Van Gerwen's next televised tournament was the World Matchplay. Drawn against Jeffrey de Zwaan in the first round, van Gerwen lost 6—10 to his compatriot.
Van Gerwen returned to the winning circle by claiming his first World Series of Darts title of by defeating compatriot Raymond van Barneveld 11—4 at the final of the Auckland Darts Masters final.
Van Gerwen lifted the World Grand Prix title, the fourth time he had won that title, with a 5—2 win over Peter Wright.
He knocked Alan Tabern out in the second round despite having beer thrown at him during the walk on,  before consecutive 4—1 victories over Max Hopp  and former world champion Adrian Lewis.
A dominant semi-final performance by the Dutchman saw him triumph 6—1 over Anderson,  to reach the final against Michael Smith. He regained the world championship with a 7—3 win over Smith.
Van Gerwen kicked off the circuit with winning the Masters , defeating James Wade 11—5 in the final to secure his fifth consecutive Masters title.
He retained his Premier League title yet again, beating Daryl Gurney 10—7 in the semifinals, and beating Rob Cross 11—5 in the final.
The first two World Series events of did not go well for him, suffering an 8—6 defeat to Michael Smith in the quarterfinals of the US Darts Masters ,  and blowing a 5—1 lead to lose 6—5 to qualifier Martin Schindler in the first round of the German Darts Masters.
He finally got back to winning ways in Melbourne and New Zealand ,  winning those finals by scores of 8—3 and 8—1 over Gurney and Van Barneveld respectively.
Van Gerwen retained his World Grand Prix title with a win over Dave Chisnall ,  and won the Champions League of Darts for the first time, recovering from three legs down to beat Peter Wright 11— He easily reached the quarter-final, recovering from losing the first set to Jelle Klaasen in the second round to win,  before consecutive 4—0 victories over Ricky Evans  and former BDO World Champion Stephen Bunting.
In his run through to the final, he hit his seventh career televised 9 darter , against Daryl Gurney in the semi-finals.
Van Gerwen leans quite a lot forward on the oche and throws at a very fast pace and scores extremely heavily meaning he is able to build up momentum over his opponents in a matter of seconds.
He did so in winning the first three PDC major titles of his career, firstly in the Grand Prix final he came back from 1—4 down in sets to triumph 6—4 and in the Premier League final he came from 2—5 down to win five successive legs and eventually won 10—8.
Thirdly, he won seven consecutive legs against Phil Taylor in claiming the Players Championship Finals title. He is also capable of taking out big checkouts to win matches when his opponent is well placed.
Having started with four dart legs or better in the first six legs, he missed double 18 three times for an average of over which would have earned a shutout win had he found the double.
Five-time World Champion Eric Bristow has described him as fearless,  and van Gerwen has said he is not scared of any player. He celebrates important visits to the board with sudden short-range headbutts and a bouncing double fist-pump.
In August , van Gerwen married his longtime girlfriend, Daphne Govers. In December , Sky Sports televised a one-hour documentary called "Mighty Mike" which charted his rise in darts as well as his life away from the sport.
Van Gerwen is the youngest player ever at 17 years and days to throw a televised nine-darter. Michael van Gerwen holds the world record televised average of From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Dutch darts player. In this Dutch name , the family name is van Gerwen , not Gerwen. See also: Nine-dart finish.
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