Rafael van der Vaart retired from football in 2018, and made his debut in professional darts at the BDO Denmark Open on Saturday.
Michael van Gerwen was cheered on by Robin van Persie at the Premier League Darts on Thursday.
Past and present players took to the stage to hold a minute's applause for Eric Bristow, who died last week at the age of 60.
Raymond van Barneveld was among those to pay tribute to Eric Bristow after the darts legend died at the age of 60 on Thursday.
Adrian Lewis' physical remonstration with Jose Justicia has earned the two-time world champion a suspended ban.
Adrian Lewis' physical remonstration with Jose Justicia has earned the two-time world champion a suspension from the PDC.
After the curtain came down on his sensational career, Phil Taylor praised Rob Cross for his PDC World Darts Championship win.
Rob Cross stunned the PDC World Championship on Sunday as he thrashed darts' greatest player Phil Taylor 7-2 in the final.
Rob Cross says facing Phil Taylor in his first World Championship final is motivation enough, as 'The Power' looks to bow out with a bang.
Rob Cross will go head-to-head with 16-time world champion Phil Taylor in the final after upstaging Michael van Gerwen 6-5.