Viking Andy Fordham Death – Obituary, English Professional Darts Player ‘The Viking’ Dies At 59

Andy Fordham Death – Obituary

Former Professional Darts player, Andy Fordham, has been announced deceased on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Professionally called ”the Viking”, Fordham is an English man from Bristol, United Kingdom.

Andy Fordham, a true legend passed away at 59. He won the 2004 BDO World Championship and was one of the sport’s most popular players. He played in 12 consecutive Lakesides from 1995 to 2006.

Andy, a Rangers fan, famously wore his big gold Rangers chain anytime he was on live TV , he was also involved in some Rangers nights at Ibrox through the years . His death sparked up condolence messages on social media.

Andy has had his share of health issues in recent years such that he recovered from Covid19 few months ago. We do not have the detailed cause of his death yet, until it is confirmed by the Fordham Family.

”MDA events are saddened to hear the passing of a true legend Andy Fordham. We had the pleasure of his company professionally and personally over the years and our thoughts are with his family.”

”We are very very saddened to announce the death of Andy Fordham who has passed away today at the age of 59. Andy  Fly high Andy.”

”Former World Champion Andy Fordham passes away Former World Champion, Andy Fordham has sadly passed away at the age of 59, it can be revealed. ‘The Viking’ won the 2004 BDO World Championship defeating Mervyn King in the final in the crowning glory in his career alongside the 1999 Winmau World Masters.”


Who Is Andy Fordham?

  • Andy “The Viking” Fordham was an English former professional darts player. He won the 2004 BDO World Darts Championship and the 1999 Winmau World Masters.
  • Born: February 2, 1962 (age 59 years), Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Spouse: Jenny Fordham (m. 2000)
  • World Darts Trophy: Semi Final: 2002
  • World Ch’ship: Winner (1) 2004
  • World Masters: Winner (1) 1999


Tributes And Condolences

Tributes and condolences are being shared across social media timelines over the passing of Fordham. It is with a deep sense of loss that friends and families mourn their beloved one who has died unexpectedly.

It is in the spirit of this mourning that we extend our condolences to the family of Fordham and everyone affected by the passing.

Pete Berrios Obituary

The family’s privacy must be observed at this difficult time. This publication is a piece of noteworthy information only and does not serve as an obituary announcement for Fordham. The obituary would be officially released by the family.  Details of the deceased burials, funeral, and other related ceremonies would rightfully be published by the family of the deceased in their chosen online platform.

Pete Berrios In Lieu Of Flowers

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