Eric Bristow wants 'to have a laugh'

Published Thursday, 08 November 2012
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As one of the country's most famous darts players, Eric Bristow is renowned for keeping his cool under pressure, but he reckons living in the jungle will be far tougher.

Eric Bristow wants 'to have a laugh'
Eric Bristow (© ITV)

Age: 55

Image: The crafty cockney

Best known for: Being five times darts world champion

Career high: Dominating the sport in the early 1980s

Love life: Single

Jungle phobias: None

Missing any special occasion in the jungle? A darts competition in Wolverhampton

What he will miss most? Nothing as long as he can smoke in the jungle

Words of wisdom: "I won't miss my darts board. I am always travelling with the darts games and so it will be nice to be in one place. I might try and use sticks or stones to make up a game."

He says he will have no hesitation sticking up for anyone who finds they are being bullied. "I won't put up with anyone getting bullied or anyone who has a go at a woman," he warns.

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