X
Follow The Sportsman on Facebook
Darts  /

“I Wanted To Really Hurt Him In His Face” James Wade Gives Bizarre Interview After Win Over Seigo Asada

Wade beat Asada 3-2
Wade beat Asada 3-2

James Wade has been widely criticised for his behaviour during his 3-2 win of Seigo Asada in the second round of the PDC Darts World Championships. On stage was seen celebrating in his opponent's face after winning the second set, and he was far from gracious after his victory.

On the incident between the pair, Wade came out fighting and said:

"I kept giving it to him, I wanted to hurt him, I wanted to really hurt him in his face and I wanted to progress. That was for my son and for the UK."

In a bizarre interview, he said: "I dug in deep there. It's a magnificent feeling. I could have easily lost that. I've done it for my son, for my country, so it's good,"

“I didn’t think he had that game in him. I really didn’t. Perhaps i felt that if he had that game in him I would have prepared a little bit differently. How I won that game I don’t know. It’s about time that is because I’ve lost so many games here that I shouldn’t have lost.”

His arrogance was plain to see in the interview but he looked relieved to have made it through and avoided an upset. The interview took an odd turn when Wade came out with an unbelievable comment about his child:

“My son that is ten weeks old he text me, he is quite advanced and he said: ‘Dad please don’t lose.’"

Didn’t happen James. You can see the outrageous clip down below.

Register with The Sportsman to personalise your news feed with your favourite sports and team.
Latest Darts Articles
Bet Slip
Log In
Open
Settled
Deposit
Quick Deposit
Deposit
CV2
Deposit Funds
Change Payment Method
Bet Placed
Retain Selections
Clear Slip
Bet Slip 0
| Join Now
Balance: £0.00
Refresh
Log Out
The line, odds or availability of your selections has changed.
Remove All
Singles
Click a price to add a selection
Multiples
To view multiples
Multiple options are restricted for the highlighted selections
The line, odds or availability of your selections has changed.
Accept Changes
Total Stake:
£ 0.00

Estimated Returns:
£ 0.00
£ Place Bet
Bet on Bet365 website
New To Bet365?
Bets are accepted in accordance with the operator's rules
and terms and conditions. Hillside (UK Sports) LP is licensed
and regulated by the British Gambling Commissioner
(Licence number 39563). Registered Office Hillside (UK Sports) LP
(registration number 117), Unit 1.1, First Floor, Waterport Place,
2 Europort Avenue, Gibraltar.
DON'T HAVE A
BET365 ACCOUNT? New Customer Offer
The Sportsman is an officially endorsed bet365 betting partner. All bets are placed securely via our API link-up with bet365 and no data or transactional information is sahred with or accessible by the sportsman.com. Bets are accepted in accordance with the operator's Rules and Terms and Conditions.