©garystone.eue.eu - 2012 Latest News Welcome to www.garystone.eu This is the Web Home of Scottish International Darts Player Gary Stone. We hope you enjoy your visit to the site and very much look forward to you visiting again and keeping up todate on how Gary is doing on the BDO tour on his quest to again Qualify for the Lakeside World Championships and his continued appearences for Scotlands International Squad.  
Granite City Open 2013 Gary started off the competition with a 4-0 win over Grampian’s Stephen Robertson. In round 2 Gary faced another Grampian player in Chris Johnson, this time winning 4-1. Round 3 saw another 4-1 Win, this time against Eric Laing of Grampian. Round 4 was much the Same against another Grampian Player this time , Dougie Best and another 4-1 win. The next game saw Gary take to the TV Lane Stage and face Clevelands Glen Durrant. A cracking game of darts ensued with Glen missing winning darts at Doubles and Gary taking Full advantage to firstly pull level at 3-3 but to progress and take the 7th leg. In the Quarter Final, Gary faced Scotland Team mate and Captain Ross Montgomery. Another 7 leg thriller, this time seeing The Boss pregress to the Semi Finals. In the Mixed Pairs Gary played with Louise Hepburn, Winning their First game 3-1 against Paul Coughlin and Moira Coughlin. The next round they were defeated 3-1 by Ryan Hogarth and Michelle Cruickshanks. In the Mens Pairs Gary played with Alan “Chuck” Norris. In the first roiund they defeated Dave Charnock and Scott Cambell 3-1. In The Second round they defeated Jim williams and Jamie Holmes 3-1. In Round 3 another tough pair, Andy Boulton and Remco van Eijden, winning again 3-1. The last 16 saw them defeat Ryan Hogarth and Richard Baillie 3-1. In the Quarters they faced Jan Dekker and Ron Meulenkamp and were defeated 3-0. So overall a great tournament for Gary and some more points picked up. WDF World Cup 2013 - Canada For Scotland’s World Cup Squad what a week it would prove to be for them and their Fans. In the Girls Youth Single, Rebecca Graham lost out in the last 8 to eventual winner Casey Gallagher. In the Boys Singles Bradley Weston was defeated before the last 8. In the Youth Mixed Pairs Rebecca and Brad were beaten 5-4 by Rundle and Smith of Australia. In the Ladies Singles, Louise Hepburn was beaten in Last 32 by Cindy Hayhurst and Frances Lawson was defeated in the first round by Anne Willkomm of Germany. In the Ladies Pairs Frances and Louise Were beaten 5-2 in the Semi Final by Canada. In the Mens Events, Ross Montgomery and Alan Souter were beaten in the Quarter Final of the Pairs by Welsh Pairing of David Smith-Hayes and Jonny Clayton. Craig Baxter and Gary were beaten at the same stage by the English pairing of Bunting and Durrant. In the Singles, Alan Souter lost in the Last 8 5-4 to Stephen Bunting of England. Ross Montgomery was beaten by America’s Tom Sawyer 4-1 in the Last 64. Craig Baxter lost out to Englands Tony O’shea 4-0 in Last 32. Gary Lost out to Thomas Junghens of Germany 4-0 in Last 64. In the 4 Man team Event, Scotland Progressed through the early stages of this 1 leg event beating South Africa, Norway and Sweden along the way. In the Final they would face the Team of America who had defeated England 9-2 in the Semi Final. A very nip and tuck match with the score staying close until Scotland the Trophy back to Scotland and Team Scotland first ever World Cup Gold Medal and Also securing an Overall Silver medal behind England.  
PDC Qualifying School - January 2014 This January Gary competed in the PDC Q School, with 360 Entrants, competition would be tough with Players whose Tour card had expired and New players moving across from the BDO all trying to win a Tour Card. 4 Days of competition would see 4 cards issued each day and then 24 cards from the Order of Merit would also be issued. Day 3 Saw Gary gain his Card, and will now compete in the 2014 PDC Pro Tour. Look here for updates and news as we hear it.