Phil 'The Power' Taylor wins record 16th world title

Phil Taylor picked up a £200,000 cash prize for winning.
Phil Taylor picked up a £200,000 cash prize for winning. Credit: PA

Stoke's Phil "The Power" Taylor won a record 16th world title as he fought back to beat Michael van Gerwen 7-4 at the PDC World Darts Championships.

Taylor won five straight sets as he came from 4-2 down to clinch an historic win.

Taylor dismissed rumours of a retirement from the sport by confirming he will be back to defend his title next year.

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Phil Taylor Wins 16th World Title

Stoke's Phil "The Power" Taylor won a record 16th world title as he fought back to beat Michael van Gerwen 7-4 at the PDC World Darts Championships.