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Phil 'The Power' Taylor targets weight loss in new documentary

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Phil 'The Power' Taylor has featured in a new documentary about getting fit.

The darts legend, who has won 15 world championships, walked away during a tournament in the summer after being mocked for his weight.

Phil Taylor

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Fit Britain outlines Taylor's health struggle and includes interviews with him, his family and health industry experts.

"The documentary also highlights Phil's thoughts on the negatives which is associated with darts. "This being fat, lazy, unsociable, alcoholic and inactive sportsmen," the channel explained.

Phil Taylor

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"With this in mind Taylor hopes to overcome people's perception of his beloved darts by being a role-model to the other dart players and those struggling with their weight."

Taylor takes on the challenge to lose seven stone and change the stereotypes associated with the sport.

Phil Taylor

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Fit Britain with Phil Taylor airs on Sunday, December 30 at 9pm on The Active Channel, Sky 281 and online.

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