The PDC have outlined their plans for the next few years with chairman Barry Hearn announcing a rise in prize money next year to £7 million.
Raymond van Barneveld won his first ranking title of 2013 on Sunday, beating Peter Wright in the Players Championship final in Dublin.
James Wade has been handed a suspension that will see him miss the next four Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) tournaments.
Phil Taylor continued his love affair with Winter Gardens by landing a 14th World Matchplay title with an 18-13 victory over Adrian Lewis on Sunday night.
Adrian Lewis and Phil Taylor will contest an all-Stoke World Matchplay final after winning their respective semi-finals in Blackpool.
Adrian Lewis progressed to the semi-finals of the BetVictor World Matchplay after edging Andy Hamilton 19-17 in a classic encounter at the Winter Gardens.
Phil Taylor booked his place in the semi-finals of the BetVictor World Matchplay with a 16-10 victory over Justin Pipe.
Michael van Gerwen cruised into the quarter-finals of the BetVictor World Matchplay in Blackpool after a 13-3 victory over Peter Wright.
Raymond van Barneveld was dumped out of the World Matchplay by Justin Pipe on Tuesday night, while Phil Taylor edged out Terry Jenkins.
Ian White sprung a surprise at the World Matchplay in Blackpool as he easily beat Robert Thornton to advance to the second round.
Phil Taylor flexed his muscles at the BetVictor World Matchplay in Blackpool with a dominant 10-1 first round win over Stuart Kellett.
Justin Pipe swept past an injured Mark Webster 10-4 to advance through to the second round of the World Matchplay in Blackpool.