After Michael van Gerwen collected his first World Matchplay title on Sunday, we look at what lessons we learned following a rollercoaster week in Blackpool.
Michael van Gerwen has banished his painful World Matchplay memories after his final win over James Wade, says Wayne Mardle.
Michael van Gerwen claimed his first World Matchplay title after a convincing victory over James Wade in the final.
Phil Taylor should have avoided his defeat by James Wade in the World Matchplay semi-finals, says Wayne Mardle.
Michael van Gerwen secured a repeat appearance in the World Matchplay final with a 17-12 win over Peter Wright.
Phil Taylor suffered his first defeat in eight years at the World Matchplay after he was beaten 17-14 by James Wade.
Phil Taylor has recaptured his ruthless finishing at just the right time in the World Matchplay, says Wayne Mardle.
Michael van Gerwen believes he holds a psychological edge over Peter Wright ahead of Saturday night's World Matchplay semi-final.
Phil Taylor produced a vintage performance as he reached the World Matchplay semi-finals with a 16-8 win over Dave Chisnall.
Remember the "unprofessional" and "big baby" remarks between Michael van Gerwen and Peter Wright here.
Michael van Gerwen and Rod Studd put down their darts and microphone and went bowling! See how they fared here...
Michael van Gerwen and Peter Wright reached the World Matchplay semi-finals on another dramatic night in Blackpool.
Michael van Gerwen produced a champion's performance against Ian White at the World Matchplay, says Wayne Mardle.
Michael van Gerwen overcame Ian White in a thrilling encounter to secure his place in the World Matchplay Darts semi-finals.
Wayne Mardle warns Phil Taylor to improve his doubling and admits shock at Gary Anderson's exit.
Watch Phil Taylor narrowly fail to hit a nine-darter - before Andy Hamilton stole the leg from him too!
Gary Anderson was dumped out of the World Matchplay Darts by Mensur Suljovic, who will play James Wade in the quarter-finals.
Phil Taylor will play Dave Chisnall in the World Matchplay Darts quarter-finals after they both won on Wednesday.
See how Gerwyn Price caused the shock of the World Matchplay Darts so far with a win over Adrian Lewis.
Gerwyn Price handed a shock defeat to Adrian Lewis at the World Matchplay Darts in Blackpool on Tuesday.