The staggering amount Luke Littler has earned in darts ALREADY after 17-year-old sensation bagged £275,000 from his Premier League final triumph over Luke Humphries

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  • Luke Littler pocketed £275,000 aft becoming nan Premier League champion
  • The 17-year-old continued his meteoric emergence arsenic nan sport's astir celebrated star
  • Littler's latest triumph intends he is edging person to hitting £1m successful prize money

By Ryan Walker

Published: 05:46 EDT, 24 May 2024 | Updated: 05:50 EDT, 24 May 2024

It's been a sensational 5 months for Luke Littler topped by his Premier League darts title triumph connected Thursday evening making him nan competition's youngest-ever title-winner.

Rewind to January and Littler shocked nan sporting world by going each nan measurement to nan PDC world title last arsenic a 16-year-old before being beaten by Luke Humphries, but still claiming £200,000 arsenic runner-up.

He enacted his revenge by comfortably beating rival Humphries 11-7 successful nan Premier League's showpiece arena to complete a singular debut run successful nan event.

Littler called retired those who person doubted him successful his ceremony reside and nan prize money he has won crossed each tournaments successful 2024 has been revealed.

The 17-year-old was antecedently named successful Forbes' 30 nether 30 database earlier successful nan twelvemonth and continued to statement his pockets pinch rewarding riches by pocketing £275,000 connected Thursday. 

Luke Littler claimed £275,000 successful prize money aft winning nan Premier League connected Thursday

Littler's meteoric emergence continued arsenic he became nan youngest-ever Premier League champion

Littler is approaching millionaire position pursuing a sensational 5 months of darts

£40,000 was besides banked by Littler pursuing 4 nights of title in Belfast, Manchester, Liverpool and Aberdeen. 

His full PDC bid of merit net are now registered at £303,500 for nan play truthful far. 

That was nan latest six-figure sum to beryllium earned by Littler arsenic he continues his emergence to nan apical of nan darts world during his debut twelvemonth connected nan Premier League tour.

His erstwhile tally to nan world title last was nan first big-money prize of Littler's profession and he quickly continued to slope thousands arsenic he became nan rising prima of darts.

Victory successful nan Bahrain Masters saw Littler beat three-time world champion Michael van Gerwen successful January and seal a further £20,000.

Another £10,000 followed for nan Warrington-born prima astatine nan Dutch Masters that kept nan digits adding up arsenic he became nan astir celebrated subordinate connected nan tour. 

Littler showed nary signs of slowing down by continuing to return further high-profile scalps successful nan erstwhile of Rob Cross successful nan Belgian Open and claimed different £30,000.

Other net came successful nan shape of £15,000 aft he reached nan quarter-finals of nan UK Open on with another £15,000 for winning nan ProTour Players Championship

Littler besides claimed £20,000 successful January aft winning nan Bahrain Masters event

Littler's first large reward came successful January erstwhile he won £200,000 for finishing runner-up astatine nan PDC world championship

Thursday's winning magnitude was his biggest yet pinch Littler's 2024 prize winnings now totalling £648,500 pursuing a stunning 5 months of darts.

Speaking to Sky Sports aft winning his inaugural Premier League crown astatine nan O2 Arena connected Thursday, Littler said: 'For each nan doubters, you're not doubting maine immoderate more! I've conscionable picked up this.

'It's truthful bully to triumph but successful beforehand of my family and my girlfriend! I don't cognize what to do.

'I've deed a nine-darter connected nan World Series and truthful did Phil [Taylor] - now I've deed 1 successful nan last present and truthful did he.' 

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