MARTIN ADAMS has declined an invitation to compete in the 2009 PartyPoker.com Grand Slam of Darts.
Adams was invited to compete in the tournament, which features successful stars from both the PDC and BDO/WDF circuit, as a result of his victory in the 2008 World Masters.
Following a meeting of the PDC's Board of Directors, the PDC has ruled that Martin Adams will not be eligible for invitations into the tournament in future.
As a result of Adams declining his invitation, the PDC has invited World Masters runner-up Scott Waites to compete in the Grand Slam of Darts. (full article...)