Phil Taylor gave the perfect response to his first Premier League Darts defeat of the season with victory in both Players Championship events in Germany over the weekend. 'The Power' won all of his 14 matches on Saturday and Sunday in Gladbeck to land his third and fourth Players Championship events of the year.And Taylor was delighted to put his defeat to James Wade in Belfast behind him with two final wins against former protégé Adrian Lewis as he warms up for his next Premier League game against table-topping Mervyn King. (full article...)
Sharp Taylor at the double
Phil Taylor completed a Players Championship double in Germany with a 6-1 victory over Adrian Lewis in Sunday's event.
Taylor had whitewashed Stoke rival Lewis to claim Saturday's £6,000 title, and maintained his dominance over the youngster 24 hours later.
Lewis looked set to suffer a repeat of Saturday's scoreline when Taylor powered into a 5-0 lead in the final, before winning the sixth leg to get off the mark.