CURRY lover James Richardson hopes his scorching kind can tikka field for warfare heroes.
The Northants bricklayer is again within the second spherical of the PDC World Darts Championship six years after his well-known win there over Raymond van Barneveld.
Richardson, who walks out to the 1998 soccer chant Vindaloo by Fats Les, celebrated his opening-round win over Kim Huybrechts with an Indian in Rushden.
And yesterday he ready for right now’s last-32 match towards Alan Norris with a turkey curry at residence.
Richardson, 43, mentioned: “I like a superb curry.
“My spouse has advised me to chop down on them, so I’m simply having one each two weeks now.
“Earlier than that, I used to be having them extra recurrently. They assist fireplace me up.”
Richardson, whose son Joshua is the 2016 BDO world youth champion, plans to donate a proportion of his winnings to a army charity.
He has to date earned £18,500 for reaching the second spherical however would get a minimal of £27,000 for victory right now.
Round his neck is an image of Royal Marine corporal Marc Birch, who died in December 2008 aged 26 on account of a suicide bomber in Helmand province.
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Richardson mentioned: “I’m a patron of the Darts for Heroes charity.
“For the previous 4 or 5 years I’ve recognized Geraldine, the mum of Marc. I do know he touched the lives of many individuals across the Northampton space.
“I’ll dedicate all my wins to the households and all of the folks within the armed forces. Marc is giving me inspiration. I’ll put some cash into the charity.”
ORDER OF PLAY:
AFTERNOON SESSION: Second spherical: Simon Whitlock v Darren Webster; Alan Norris v James Richardson; Kevin Munch v Toni Alcinas.
EVENING SESSION: Peter Wright v Jamie Lewis. Third spherical: Vincent van der Voort v Raymond van Barneveld; Michael van Gerwen v Gerwyn Value.