Darts Glossary H

HAT TRICK
Throwing 3 bullseyes(double bulls) in one throw of 3 darts. Also known as the "Alan Evans Shot". The television commentator Sid Waddell usually refers to 3 bullseyes (hat trick) as the "Alan Evans Shot", when a person requires a 150 points to checkout.

HE DOESN’T WANT IT
Spectators shouting after realizing one of the players really struggles to complete a leg.

HIGH TON
Throwing a score of 150 or higher in a 01 game with 3 darts.

HAIL MARY DART
Also known as a BAIL OUT DART. The 3rd dart that hits a high score eg. a treble 20 after the first 2 darts scored really low eg. both in the number 1 or number 5 etc.

HILTON
Refers to the hitting of the treble 20, treble 5 and treble 1 in one throw, an up-market BED & BREAKFAST. Also known as “A GRAND SLAM

HOT TODD-E
Refers to an intoxicated player who throws quite accurately after having had too many drinks.

HOUSE
When all three darts are thrown in a specific pie-section of a specific number. Eg. 1 x treble 20, 1 x double 20 and 1 x single 20 etc. Also known as the "ROOM". Also see BED


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