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2012 Throws a nine dart finish at Players Championship Event 1 2013 Breaks into the world's top 32 for the first time 2014 Breaks into the world's top 16 for the first time 2015 Breaks into the world's top 8 for the first time In 1997, White reached the final of the PDC's revived News of the World Darts Championship.

Shortly afterwards, he left the BDO and joined the PDC, when fellow Stoke player Adrian Lewis offered to sponsor White and suggested he was capable of being in the world's top eight.gain an automatic Tour Card, and narrowly miss out on the 2011 PDC World Championship by £100.In February 2011, he reached his first PDC final since 1997.He lost 3-6 to Steve Brown in the final of the 2011 UK Open Qualifier 1.He threw a nine-dart finish in the opening Players Championship event of the season in a first round match against Mark Hylton.

White reached the semi-finals of the event, where he was beaten 4-6 by the eventual winner Justin Pipe.He continued his momentum with a quarter-final deciding leg victory over Robert Thornton and a 6–4 semi-final win against Raymond van Barneveld.In the final he faced two-time reigning world champion and occasional practice partner Adrian Lewis, and was beaten 3–6.White's exceptional form carried on at his next event, the 11th Players Championship, as he beat the likes of Simon Whitlock and Terry Jenkins to reach the final.He played Michael van Gerwen and lost in a final for the fourth time this year following a 1–6 defeat.White was just outside the top 32 ranked players who qualified automatically for the 2013 World Championship.