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Eric Bristow
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Bristow in 2009
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Full name Eric John Bristow
Nickname(s) The Crafty Cockney
Born (1957-04-25)25 April 1957
Hackney, London, England
Died 5 April 2018(2018-04-05) (aged 60)
Liverpool, England
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Updated on 19 November 2006.

Eric John Bristow MBE ("The Crafty Cockney") (25 April 1957 – 5 April 2018) was a professional English darts player.

He was ranked number one by the World Darts Federation a record six times, in 1980 and 81, 1983 to 1985, and in 1990. He was a five-time World Champion, a five-time World Masters Champion and a four-time World Cup singles champion.

Bristow died on 5 April 2018 after a heart attack in Liverpool at the age of 60.

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