The Legends of Darts Eric Bristow & John Lowe in Southport August 26th, 2013 admin Latest News Latest Sports Shares Comments The Legends of Darts Eric Bristow & John Lowe in Southport The Legends of Darts Eric Bristow & John Lowe came to Southport today, 25th August 2013. They were playing in a televised exhibition event held at St Teresa’s Social Club on Upper Aughton Road, Southport. The event was promoted by Southport Super League Darts. Eric Bristow MBE (“The Crafty Cockney”) is a five times World Champion and is renowned still as the ‘Biggest ever name in world darts’. Eric does not play competitive darts any more but tours the UK speaking on the after dinner circuit and entertaining audiences on darts exhibitions. John Lowe was one of the best-known men in darts during the 1970s and 1980s, particularly in the United Kingdom. Lowe is one of only five players to have won the World Championship 3 times. The event was a sell out and all monies raised going to charity. There was a junior knockout tournement with the winner playing one of the legends. The event was sponsored by Mike Cromwell (Painters & Decorators) Tommy Howie (Kitchens & Bedrooms), Stan Andrews (Window Cleaners), Southport’s Kallum Graham (English Youth Darts Champion) is pictured above with Eric Bristow. A great day had by all! ABOVE: John Lowe with one of the UK future stars young Sam Cromwell Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!