Darts star Barny collapses during event in Milton Keynes

Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld was playing in the Players Championship

Friday, 19th March 2021, 9:34 pm
Updated Friday, 19th March 2021, 9:50 pm

Five-time world champion Raymond van Barneveld needed medical assistance after collapsing at the Players Championship today (Friday).

The 53-year-old did not need hospital treatment but was seen to by medics at Arena MK before being taken to his hotel room at Stadium MK.

Van Barneveld, who came out of retirement last September, had just been beaten 6-1 by Ryan Searle in the first round of the competition.

Raymond van Barneveld