1990 – Issue 207: Taylor Made! Phil’s 1st World Title.

The 1990s may have been very difficult for darts. But the begining of the decade saw a transfer of ‘Power’ as Phil and Dennis Priestley grasped the top titles and gave the new decade a shake up:

The batton wasn’t so much as handed over as snatched away as Phil Taylor grabbed the first of his World titles in an emphatic victory over his friend, and darts icon, Eric Bristow.

Who would have guessed what lay ahead for Eric, Phil and darts over the coming decade.

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