Gerwyn Price Bio
The former professional rugby union and rugby league footballer, Gerwyn Price is a professional Welsh darts player. Gerwyn Price was born in Markham, Wales. He participates in Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) events. Price is nicknamed “The Iceman” and he also walks on the music “ Cold as Ice” by Foreigner. He has been successful in establishing himself as one of the world’s top Darts players in a short span of time.
Gerwyn is a former professional rugby player who turned towards darts as a profession in 2014. He began playing darts for his local side Markham Welfare and progressed to enter Qualifying School to join the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) in the same year. Although he was not successful in the first event, he won six matches in the second event to earn a two-year card. He slowly advanced to make a prominent name in the sport.
In 2015 the Welshman for the first time broke into the top 64 on the PDC Order of Merit. In the following year, i.e. 2016, he made a mark in darts by claiming his first-ever PDC Pro Tour title. He broke into the top 32 in the year 2016 and top 16 in 2017 on the PDC Order of Merit. Also, in 2018, Price became the first Welshman ever to win a PDC televised major. He won the Grand Slam of Darts and retained this title in the following year.
Beginning with his career in darts in 2014, Price has been successful in building a reputation in the sport in merely 5-6 years. He holds the current world ranking 3 and is in the top 4 on PDC Order of Merit. The Iceman with his unwavering self-confidence and incredible talent is certainly going to rule the world of darts in the coming years.
Gerwyn Price FAQs
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What is Gerwyn Price’s nickname?
Gerwyn is famously nicknamed “The Iceman”
How old is Gerwyn Price?
At the time of writing, Gerwyn is 36 years old. His date of birth is the 7th March, 1985.
Where was Gerwyn Price born?
Markham, Wales, which he also calls his hometown.
How tall is Gerwyn Price?
178cm, or 5 feet 10 inches.
When did Gerwyn Price first start playing darts?
2021, and become a professional in 2014.
When did Gerwyn Price debut?
He debuted in the PDC in 2014 and continues to be one of the best in the world.
What Darts does Gerwyn Price use?
24 Gram Red Dragon. You can check them out on Amazon!
What is Gerwyn Price’s walk on music?
“Ice Ice Baby” by Vanilla Ice.
How good is Gerwyn Price at darts?
Gerwyn is up there with the best players in the world, and has managed to achieved some big wins in his career.
PDC Premier events highlights:
- World Ch’ship Winner (1): 2021
- World Matchplay Quarter Final: 2015
- World Grand Prix Winner (1): 2020
- Grand Slam Winner (2): 2018, 2019
- Premier League 5th: 2019, 2020
- European Ch’ship Runner Up: 2019
- UK Open Runner Up: 2017, 2020
- Players Ch’ship Finals Runner Up: 2019
- Masters Semi Final: 2021
- Champions League Semi Final: 2019
- World Series Finals Winner (1): 2020
Other career highlights:
- Players Championship (BAR) 2016, 2019 (x2)
- Players Championship (COV) 2016, 2020
- Players Championship (DUB) 2019
- Players Championship (MK) 2021
- Players Championship (NIE) 2020 (x2)
- Players Championship (WIG) 2020
Who is Adrian Lewis’ wife?
Bethan Palmer, and they have two children together.
What is Gerwyn Price’s net worth?
It’s estimated Gerwyn is worth around $5 million, however with his continued success, this number is only going up!