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Wayne Mardle is a retired professional darts player for the Professional Darts Corporation and former player in the British Darts Organisation. He has been known as Hawaii 501 since 2000, a play on the title of the popular television series, Hawaii Five-O, due to the Hawaiian shirts he started wearing in 1998 for a bet, and 501 being the start score of a leg of darts. His dress sense, coupled with his crowd-pleasing onstage activity (such as dancing to the interval music), saw him become one of the most popular players on the circuit.

He now coaches and commentates for Sky.

Books by Wayne Mardle

Darts and Dartsability

Get up close and personal with Wayne Mardle, aka Hawaii 501 - darts legend and Sky Sports commentator - as he shows you what it takes – and sometimes what it doesn’t take – to get to the top

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