Phil Taylor
Darts Legend Phil "The Power" Taylor image from Ultimatepoolgroup

Ultimate Pool Masters’: following the breaking news that Britain’s most popular Darts Player, Phil “The Power” Talyor will be dropping his Darts to participate in the event spoke with Idada Joachim, Snooker and Pool Players Alliance SPPA president about the news and he said

“The Eight Ball Pool is the most popular version of Cue Sports played in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation. The Snooker and Pool Players Alliance, a network of Snooker and Pool Players will continue to seek to promote these sports at the professional level with the country and will explore ways of getting our top players to be play in sure event as the Ultimate Pool Masters”

This breaking news was published on the website of the Ultimate Pool group,

“The 16-time world darts champion Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor will swap his Darts arrows for a pool cue later this month when he takes part in the live televised Ultimate Pool Masters.

One of Britain’s most recognizable sporting figures and the greatest darts player of all time, Taylor aka Phil “The power” Taylor joins an elite 64-player field that features the world’s top English eightball pool exponents in a unique crossover clash of sporting excellence.

Potteries legend Taylor will compete in Group Four of the FreeSports broadcast event on Monday 26th April where he will face former European eightball champion Rob Chilton at approximately 6.30pm.

No stranger to pressure, Taylor will have to contend with a 45-second shot-clock as well as his opponent in the race to eight frames clash.

A long-time fan of baize action, Taylor said: “I’m over the moon to be invited to such a prestigious event and I am looking forward to the challenge ahead. Watch out for The Power!”  

Ultimate Pool Group CEO Lee Kendall is delighted to have the former BBC Sports Personality runner-up gracing the tournament: “Ultimate Pool would like to thank Phil for playing in the Apply Mortgages Ultimate Pool Masters. Phil has told me about his passion for pool and how he loves to play and watch it. It is an honour to have such a big sporting legend like Phil in the event – we are all very excited.”  

The Ultimate Pool Masters is the latest event to be organised and promoted by the Ultimate Pool Group. Competitors include reigning six-time world champion Michael Hill and former Mosconi Cup MVP Chris Melling.”

Other Pool events which ardent Pool players and followers should be looking forward to in the coming weeks include the World Cup of Pool, a 9 Ball Pool event holding in Milton kenyes from the 9th – 14th May, 2021 organized by Matchroom Multisports Uk that will feature two teams representing Britain, the host country.

Amongst the other countries that have confirmed their participation include former 3 times world champions Philippines, Russia, Greece, Netherlands, USA, Italy, Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Spain and Canada. So far no African country has confirmed its participation in the event. will be monitoring these events to bring your the up-to-date news and happening. visit and subscribe to our YouTude channel for interest program and videos


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