Motorpoint Arena Venue Guide - Glasgow: Premier League Darts
Premier League Darts rolls into Nottingham for Night 6 of the competition on Thursday 14th March, and the action will be taking place from the Motorpoint Arena. 10 of the best darts players in the World will be in action, and as well as bringing you all of the necessary darts betting news, Bet UK have also put together this useful venue guide.
This is an arena with plenty to offer including a great capacity of 10,000, meaning it should be a boisterous atmosphere. Under a former name of the Nottingham Arena, it was opened in the year 2000 and has played host to some events throughout the years since.
Premier League Darts has been played at the now Motorpoint Arena since 2007 and it has been a huge success for the PDC. Other sporting action takes place there too, as it is the home of the Nottingham Panthers Ice Hockey team while UFC also visited in 2012. It’s a great music venue too, with the likes of Elton John, Iron Maiden, Metallica, Muse, Beyonce, Lady Gaga and The Killers playing concerts there.
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When Is The PDC Premier League Darts in Nottingham?
The PDC Premier League Darts visits Nottingham on 14th March 2019. This will be the sixth night of the league phase, and some players will already be looking at their matches as a must win. Action will get underway at 7pm and for those not at the arena for the event, each match will be broadcast live on Sky Sports. The fixtures on the night are as follows:
Nathan Aspinall vs Michael Smith
James Wade vs Mensur Suljovic
Rob Cross vs Raymond van Barneveld
Gerwyn Price vs Michael van Gerwen
Peter Wright vs Daryl Gurney
How To Get To The Motorpoint Arena
The address for the Motorpoint Arena in Nottingham is:
The Motorpoint Arena
The Lace Market
Travelling By Car
The Motorpoint Arena is located right in the centre of Nottingham, making it fairly easy to access via car. It is less than half an hour from the A52 and once you reach Nottingham there will be Brown signs directing you to the Arena. In terms of parking, there is the option of buying a ticket for the specific Arena car park which is of course just a few minutes walk from the Arena itself.
Travelling By Train
The Nottingham train station is only a 10 minute walk away from the Motorpoint Arena, or alternatively an even shorter ride in a taxi. The trains into Nottingham station are fairly regular, run by East Midlands Trains.
Travelling By Bus
Nottingham has two main bus stations: Victoria and Broadmarsh. At this point in time, Broadmarsh is closed due to renovation work, so make sure to head to Victoria bus station which is around a 10 minute walk from the arena. Some buses provided by Nottingham City Transport (NCT) can drop you off very close to the arena itself.
Hotels Near the Motorpoint Arena
As the Motorpoint Arena is in the city centre, there are plenty of great hotels to choose from that are very close to the venue. A couple of great options are:
Belfry Nottingham: This is a classy hotel with a modern design, and has great links to both the M1 and the city centre.
Best Western Plus Nottingham: Right in the heart of the city centre, there is a Royal Centre Tram stop right outside the doors and if you are walking to the Motorpoint Arena, it should only take around 10 minutes.
Colwick Hall: If you are looking for something more scenic, Colwick Hall may be for you. There is plenty of on-site parking and it is quite close to the city centre.
Pubs and Restaurants Near The Motorpoint Arena
Did you know that Nottingham has more restaurants per square mile than any other city in the UK? That being said, it should come as no surprise to read that there is a varied choice for where to eat and drink.
The Belgo bar and restaurant will provide a good atmosphere for a meal along with a few drinks before the event, while if you would prefer a continental theme you could try Bierkeller which is located on Friar Lane.
A more traditional British pub comes in the form of The Cross Keys on Byard Lane, which is extremely close to the Motorpoint Arena. Eating and drinking at the venue itself are, of course, an option too.
Visiting the Motorpoint Arena for the Premier League Darts should make for a top evening of entertainment. Remember that we have darts odds for the PDC Premier League Darts over on our online betting.
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