Rumors are that Darts champion Ted Hankey got arrested. His viral meme got mocked by the Cambridge United players.
Hankey is an English former professional darts player who has been playing darts since 1977. His laterality is right-handed and has played with BDO from 1996-2012 and 2014-2020. Ted played with PDC from 2012-2013 and WDF from 2014-2020.
He won the World Championship twice in 2000 and 2009. Ted reached the semifinals in World Masters in 1997. 2003, and 2004. He has competed in the World Darts Trophy, Int. Darts League, Finder Masters, Uk Open, and Grand Slam.
Was Darts Player Ted Hankey Arrested?
Ted Hankey getting arrested rumors started on social media after his sudden withdrawal from the World Seniors Darts Championship. People were concerned with his sudden pull-out from the tournament as he did not reveal further details about it.
Hankey told the tournament organizers that he will not be participating in the 2022 World Seniors Darts Championship. There have been several theories regarding his decision to stay from the game.
It is still unclear if Ted got arrested as he has not talked about the details of his arrest to the media. His fans surely want to know what happened to him and if he is jailed or not.
Some rumors suggest that Hankey is facing an assault case. The investigation on the matter is still going on, and further details about it have not been revealed.
Ted has appeared in the 2002 music video, Be on Your Way. He is known for being the 2000 and 2009 BDO champions.
Ted Hankey Cambridge Meme Explained
Ted Hankey became a surprise part of Cambridge United’s celebration after the FA Cup victory in early January. The players mocked his ‘devil’ meme during the Newcastle celebrations.
A bizarre rant from Hankey went viral earlier this month on Twitter. Wayne Mardle referenced the viral clip during his commentary in the recent PDC World Darts Championship.
Cambridge United players, Knibbs and Williams threw imaginary darts after the final whistle and impersonated the 2000 and 2009 BDO World Darts Champion, reports The Daily Star.
What Are Ted Hankey Charges?
Ted Hankey’s charges have not been revealed to the public. It is still unclear if the darts player got arrested.
Hankey’s interview videos have been going viral on Twitter. He currently lives in Telford, Shropshire, with his wife Sarah Manning and their children.