Louis Hobbs

Louis Hobbs

Senior Sports Writer

178 Articles

Favourite Football Team

Sheffield United

Favourite Darts Player

Steve Beaton

Favourite NFL team

Baltimore Ravens

Favourite Sporting Venue

The Crucible

Favourite Sports Movie

The Blind Side

Favourite Sporting Memory

Michael Smith's nine darter in the 2023 World Championship final

Meet Louis Hobbs, our esteemed authority on all matters sports-related. With a wealth of knowledge and experience, Louis effortlessly emerges as our go-to expert. His particular expertise in the realms of darts and snooker sets him apart and brings a level of insight that goes beyond the ordinary. Louis also holds a deep affection for all things related to US sports, with a special emphasis on basketball and American football, which stand out as his particular favorites. His content may not resonate with you, if you don't consider Lamar Jackson the most skilled player in the NFL.

What is more a difficult a nine darter or 147?

I simply couldn't answer that one. All I can say is they're both significantly harder than a hole in one. You can fluke a hole in one for sure.

What is your favourite sporting quote?

Sheffield's own, Neil Warnock: "Enjoy yourself, but enjoy it by being disciplined".

Latest Articles by Louis Hobbs

2024 Premier League: Michael van Gerwen Issues Controversial Statement to Luke Littler’s Forbes Inclusion

Darts

2024 Premier League: Michael van Gerwen Issues Controversial Statement to Luke Littler’s Forbes Inclusion

Michael van Gerwen dominates Luke Littler in Premier League win, questions Forbes inclusion, asserts superiority despite recent losses.

Louis Hobbs

2024-04-12

2024 Premier League: Michael van Gerwen Wins Night 11 in Birmingham

Darts

2024 Premier League: Michael van Gerwen Wins Night 11 in Birmingham

Michael van Gerwen emerges victorious in Birmingham against Luke Littler, securing his first nightly win since week four in Newcastle.

Louis Hobbs

2024-04-11

How to Play Baseball Darts: Rules and Tips

Darts

How to Play Baseball Darts: Rules and Tips

Welcome to the world of Baseball Darts, where precision meets the spirit of America's favourite pastime.

Louis Hobbs

2024-04-10

Learn How to Play Gotcha Darts

Darts

Learn How to Play Gotcha Darts

Discover the excitement of Gotcha Darts: a dynamic twist on traditional dart games, combining strategy, skill, and a touch of luck for thrilling gameplay.

Louis Hobbs

2024-04-10

Mastering 301: A Guide to Darts Rules and Strategies

Darts

Mastering 301: A Guide to Darts Rules and Strategies

Learn 301 darts: Precision, strategy, and tips to master the game, from scoring to winning techniques.

Louis Hobbs

2024-04-10

The Miss Rule Explained: Understanding its Application in Snooker

Snooker

The Miss Rule Explained: Understanding its Application in Snooker

Dive into the world of snooker's “Foul and a Miss” rule. Learn its application, controversies, and future implications.

Louis Hobbs

2024-04-10

Louis Hobbs

Louis is our resident stats geek, and sports aficionado. From arm wrestling to ziplining, this man knows it all.

Hailing from a city renowned for both its football and snooker legacy, Louis's passion for sports was deeply influenced by Sheffield's rich sporting culture.

A devoted Sheffield United fan, Louis embarked on his career after a notable work experience stint at the Sheffield Star, where he had the privilege of shaking hands with Billy Sharp.

Louis’ ability to capture the essence of thrilling sports moments, combined with his in-depth knowledge has led him to contribute to many major events in the sports calendar. One of the defining moments in his career came in 2022 when he played a crucial role in the coverage of the Rugby League World Cup.