WDF World Cup Men Overall 1979

For the second WDF World Cup the teams had to travel to the gambling capital of the world Las Vegas, USA. The tournament was played at the Sahara Hotel on November 2 and 3. Sixteen countries took part in the World Cup, which was a great success since the teams had to make this long trip. England, represented by John Lowe, Eric Bristow, Tony Brown and Bill Lennard were the big favourites for the tournament, and some 400 supporters had come with them.

England won the overall Cup with 108 points, ahead of the USA with 62 points. Wales, the winners of the first edition had to settle for the bronze with 49 points. Australia was a creditable fourth with 28 points.

Venue: United States Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada From: Friday 02 November 1979 Till: Saturday 03 November 1979

Reigning champion

Trophy

Trophy of WDF World Cup Men Overall - 1979

List of finals

Year Winner Result Runner-Up