Robert Thornton (dairts player)

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Robert Thornton
Personal information
Nickname The Thorn
Born (1967-07-17) 17 Julie 1967 (age 50)
Irvine, North Ayrshire, Scotland [1]
Hame toun Stevenston, Ayrshire
Darts information
Playin dairts syne 1983
Dairts Robert Thornton 26g Red Dragon
Laterality Richt-haundit
Walk-on muisic "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)" bi The Proclaimers
Organisation (see split in dairts)
BDO 2004–2008
PDC 2008–
Current warld rankin 13
BDO majors - best performances
World Ch'ship Quarter-finals: 2005, 2008
World Masters Winner: 2007
PDC premier events - best performances
World Ch'ship Quarter-finals: 2015
World Matchplay Last 16: 2016
World Grand Prix Winner: 2015
Grand Slam Runner-up: 2013
Premier League 5th: 2013
Desert Classic Last 32: 2008
European Ch'ship Semi-finals: 2008
UK Open Winner: 2012
US Open/WSoD Quarter-finals: 2009
Players Ch'ship Finals Runner-up: 2009
The Masters Quarter-finals: 2013, 2017
Ither toornament wins
Australian Open Players Championship 2008
Central Scotland Open 2007
Dutch Open 2008
Killarney Pro Tour 2013
Portland Open 2009
Revesby Workers Club Open 2010
Scottish Masters 2007
British International Championships[2] 2008

European Tour Events

European Darts Open 2015

Players Championships

Players Championship (DUB) 2012
Players Championship (SCO) 2009
Players Championship (WIG) 2013, 2014 (x3)

UK Open

Regional Final (SCO) 2009
UK Open Qualifier 2013
Ither achievements

2014 Third player iver tae hit a dooble-stairt nine-dairt feenish at the World Grand Prix

2014 Thegither wi James Wade the first players tae baith hit nine dairt finishes in the same match

Robert Thornton (born 17 Julie 1967) is a Scots perfaisional dairts player wha competes in the Professional Darts Corporation.

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