Carl Longhawn

  • Last Updated: November 10 2015, 11:39 GMT

Scott Mitchell: 20/1 winner
Scott Mitchell: 20/1 winner

Name: Carl Longhawn

Specialist sport: Darts

Notable success: Scott Mitchell to win the 2015 BDO World Championship at 20/1; nine winning weeks in 2015 Premier League.

Twitter: @CarlSportWriter

Profile: Carl is a freelance writer who specialises in darts and he has been providing tips of the 'arrers' for two years now. With his eye on the tour as a whole, his knowledge can prove invaluable for the televised tournaments which we always have previews for.

  • Wonder Web ready for final run

    Darts expert Carl Longhawn previews the UK Open, where Mark Webster and Simon Whitlock get the vote at big prices.

    Wednesday March 2 2016, 09:41 GMT
    Mark Webster: Revitalised and ready for a big final
  • Lewis makes maximum appeal

    Carl Longhawn expects fireworks between Adrian Lewis and Dave Chisnall as the Premier League Darts moves on to Newcastle.

    Thursday February 11 2016, 19:37 GMT
    Adrian Lewis can hit the most 180s
  • Chisnall is the Maximum man

    Fresh from a one-two at the Masters, Carl Longhawn provides two tips for the upcoming Premier League Darts campaign.

    Thursday February 4 2016, 20:00 GMT
    Dave Chisnall can top the 180 charts
  • Take MVG to bounce back

    Our Carl Longhawn is backing Michael van Gerwen to bounce back at this weekend's Masters, while he's also got a 18/1 tip.

    Saturday January 30 2016, 15:14 GMT
    Dave Chisnall: Decent bet on his side of the draw
  • Durrant a worthy favourite

    Carl Longhawn has landed the last two winners of the BDO World Darts Championship - check out his picks for the 2016 renewal.

    Saturday January 2 2016, 17:01 GMT
    Glen Durrant: Deserves his position at the head of the market
  • Time to Wade in at the PDC

    Our darts expert Carl Longhawn previews the 23rd PDC World Championship and looks for some each-way value to take on MVG.

    Monday December 21 2015, 18:16 GMT
    James Wade can take advantage of a good draw
  • Smith can strike while hot

    Our darts expert Carl Longhawn previews the action as the Players Championship Finals descends on Minehead this weekend.

    Saturday November 28 2015, 10:44 GMT
    Michael Smith can build on a career best performance (pic Lawrence Lustig)
  • Chizzy worth chancing

    Carl Longhawn feels Dave Chisnall is good each-way value in this weekend's World Series of Darts Finals in Glasgow.

    Saturday November 21 2015, 14:52 GMT
    Dave Chisnall: Showed good form at the Grand Slam (Pic: Lawrence Lustig)
  • Group plan looks Grand in Slam

    Our darts expert Carl Longhawn feels the value lies in the group betting at the Grand Slam of Darts, which starts on Saturday.

    Saturday November 7 2015, 19:06 GMT
    Jelle Klaasen: Good shout to win Group B
  • Wade in with Grand Prix wager

    Darts expert Carl Longhawn is backing James Wade to win the World Grand Prix while he has a confident tip in the quarter betting.

    Monday October 5 2015, 18:57 BST
    James Wade can win the World Grand Prix at a big price
  • Wright can light up Blackpool

    Our darts expert Carl Longhawn is keen on Scotland's Peter Wright to win his quarter at the World Matchplay in Blackpool.

    Tuesday July 14 2015, 09:14 BST
    Peter Wright looks the best bet in Blackpool this week
  • Keep your arrows powder dry

    Carl Longhawn takes a glance at the World Cup of Darts market and can't find any value in the outright betting.

    Thursday June 11 2015, 21:57 BST
    Netherlands team-mates Raymond van Barneveld and Michael van Gerwen
  • Flying Scot ready to rock the O2

    Carl Longhawn previews the final night of this year's Premier League Darts and fancies Gary Anderson to lift the trophy.

    Thursday May 21 2015, 19:26 BST
    Gary Anderson: Peaking in time for the final round
  • Taylor has the scoring power

    Carl Longhawn previews the final week of the regular season as the Premier League Darts roadshow rocks up in Brighton.

    Friday May 15 2015, 09:26 BST
    Phil Taylor: Can beat Wade in the 180s market
  • It's time for a Power boost

    Premier League Darts visits Newcastle for the penultimate week of regular season action and Phil Taylor is our headline tip.

    Thursday May 7 2015, 22:09 BST
    Phil Taylor is fancied to beat Gary Anderson
  • Wade in with The Machine

    Carl Longhawn previews the latest round of Premier League Darts matches with James Wade strongly fancied.

    Thursday April 30 2015, 20:03 BST
    James Wade can see off Stephen Bunting
  • Big guns to put on a show

    Darts expert Carl Longhawn expects plenty of maximums when Michael van Gerwen takes on Gary Anderson in Cardiff.

    Thursday April 23 2015, 19:28 BST
    Michael van Gerwen (left) and Gary Anderson: Plenty of maximums expected
  • Stick with red-hot Chisnall

    Darts tipster Carl Longhawn expects Dave Chisnall to get the better of Phil Taylor again in Aberdeen this week.

    Thursday April 16 2015, 19:27 BST
    Dave Chisnall: Value to beat Phil Taylor
  • Mighty Mike to star in Sheffield

    We're down to the second phase of Premier League Darts but Carl Longhawn thinks it'll be much the same with MVG in command.

    Wednesday April 8 2015, 09:22 BST
    Michael van Gerwen: Can star once more
  • Bullet can fire on Judgement Night

    Thursday is 'Judgement Night' in Premier League Darts and our expert Carl Longhawn provides his verdict on the coupon.

    Thursday April 2 2015, 19:51 BST
    Stephen Bunting can find his form against Kim Huybrechts (Lawrence Lustig/PDC)