Raymond Van Barneveld is a professional darts player and five-time world champion, he is a member of the Professional Darts Corporation. Throughout much of 2008, he was the #1 ranked darts player in the world. His skills earned him a knighthood from Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands.
The most successful darts player in history, Van Barneveld is a five-time World Darts Champion (four-time BDO and one-time PDC), a two-time UK Open Champion, and a former winner of the Grand Slam of Darts, the Las Vegas Desert Classic, and the Premier League.
Besides, Raymond has been the talk of the town for his hair transplant and surgery rumors on the web. People have been criticizing his failed hair transplant now and then, following the scar on his head.
Know His Age
Regarding his age, Raymond turned 54 years this year. He celebrates his birthday on April 20 every year.
Raymond is naturally left-handed but throws darts with his right hand.
Van Barneveld won the PDC World Cup of Darts four times (once with Co Stompé and three times with Michael van Gerwen) and the WDF World Cup Pairs once (with Vincent van der Voort), all whilst representing the Netherlands. He also won the PDC World Pairs with Roland Scholten.
From January to June 2008, he was the world’s number one ranked player. His victory over Phil Taylor in the 2007 PDC World Championship final, added to his four previous BDO World Championships brought him level with Eric Bristow as a five-time world champion; he is one of only three players in darts history to achieve this.
He is one of the most successful Dutch darts players to date and has had a significant effect in raising the popularity of darts in the Netherlands. He is naturally left-handed but throws darts with his right hand.
In November 2018, Van Barneveld announced his intention to retire from darts after the 2020 PDC World Darts Championship. On 28 March 2019, following a 7–1 defeat to Michael van Gerwen in his final Premier League match, he announced his retirement with immediate effect, but reversed his decision the following day. He retired again following his first-round exit from the 2020 PDC World Darts Championship, In February 2021, 14 months after retiring, he regained his professional tour card after qualifying at the PDC’s Q-School.
Raymond is in a romantic relationship with his partner, Julia Evans. Although he has a huge age gap with his girlfriend, they both are madly in love.
Nevertheless, Van’s current girlfriend is a British woman. They were together since last year.
Speaking about his married life, Raymond is getting a divorce from his wife, Sylvia, soon.
According to HITC, Evans served as an assistant manager to Van Barneveld. Before that, she worked on the London transport system for 15 years. She is on LinkedIn as well.
As there is no information on social sites for his net worth, we will try to update you soon on the details of his net worth.
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