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Darts-mad Ba hitting the target

October 22, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Striker Demba Ba claims that playing darts has helped him settle in and start scoring at Newcastle United.

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Ba joined Newcastle on a three-year deal from West Ham United in June and has scored five goals in his last three games to help keep the Magpies flying high in fourth place in the Premier League.

The Senegal international was introduced to darts by his former agent and as the game rewards accuracy believes it has benefitted ...

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