Jimmy Hendriks

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Jimmy Hendriks
Personal information
Born(1994-03-19) 19 March 1994 (age 19)
Netherlands
Home townCastricum
Netherlands
Darts information
Playing darts since2000
DartsTarget Jimmy Hendriks "Atias" 22g
LateralityRight-handed
Walk-on musicDon't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle) by The Outhere Brothers
Organisation (see split in darts)
BDO2010-
Current world ranking(BDO) 31
BDO majors - best performances
World Ch'shipLast 16: 2013
World MastersLast 32: 2013
Zuiderduin MastersLast 24 Group: 2012
Other tournament wins
TournamentYears
Lithuania Open
World Youth Masters
WDF Europe Youth Cup
WDF World Youth Cup
2012
2011

2011

2011
 
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Jimmy Hendriks
Personal information
Born(1994-03-19) 19 March 1994 (age 19)
Netherlands
Home townCastricum
Netherlands
Darts information
Playing darts since2000
DartsTarget Jimmy Hendriks "Atias" 22g
LateralityRight-handed
Walk-on musicDon't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle) by The Outhere Brothers
Organisation (see split in darts)
BDO2010-
Current world ranking(BDO) 31
BDO majors - best performances
World Ch'shipLast 16: 2013
World MastersLast 32: 2013
Zuiderduin MastersLast 24 Group: 2012
Other tournament wins
TournamentYears
Lithuania Open
World Youth Masters
WDF Europe Youth Cup
WDF World Youth Cup
2012
2011

2011

2011

Jimmy Hendriks (born 19 March 1994) is a Dutch darts player. His parents are friends of professional players Tony O'Shea, Gary Robson and Darryl Fitton, who used to stay with them when playing in tournaments in Holland; his father is also a darts player, it was during these stays that they saw the promise in the young Jimmy and have mentored him during his success in breaking into the professional ranks in the WDF and BDO.

Career[edit]

He won the WDF World Youth Cup and World Youth Masters in 2011 and the Lithuania Open in 2012; 2012 proved to be a successful year for 18-year-old Hendriks who also made it to the quarter-final in the German Open, Welsh Masters and Swiss Open.[1] He defeated the three-time BDO champion Martin Adams in the first round of the 2013 BDO World Darts Championship.[2]

Hendriks has also seen success playing in pairs tournaments, achieving 2012 victories in the Isle-of-Man Pairs (with Tony O'Shea, the England Open Pairs (with Brian Dawson) and the German Open Pairs (with Scott Mitchell).

At the age of 18, Hendriks already had his own darts range with sponsor Target, who contribute a percentage of all sales of his darts range to helping establish him on the professional circuit.

Personal Life[edit]

Outside of darts, Hendriks is a fan of Dutch football team AFC Ajax.

World Championship results[edit]

BDO[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BDO World Darts: Martin Adams loses to Jimmy Hendriks". BBC Sport. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 
  2. ^ "Darts: Martin Adams rocked by Jimmy Hendriks". The Independent. Retrieved 2012-01-07. 

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