Phil Taylor's final walk-on before his World Darts Championship final against Rob Cross
By Sky Sports Darts
Last Updated: 01/01/18 10:34pm
Phil Taylor made his final walk-on before his World Championship final against Rob Cross. Darts' greatest-ever player has retired from the sport.
Former electrician Cross was the only man left standing between Taylor and a 17th world title on what was his final appearance as a professional darts player.
Taylor - the greatest the sport has seen - retired after Monday's final at Alexandra Palace, which he lost 7-2.
So here it is in all its glory... Taylor makes his last-ever entrance to the stage to his famous music by Snap: I've Got The Power. Click on the video above to watch Taylor's emotional entrance...
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