The red carpet was out at Rileys as three big names in sport attended the launch of the newly refurbished Rileys Sports Bar in Twickenham.

Phil Taylor Paul merson15-times world champion Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor, ex-Arsenal and England legend Paul Merson and Sky Sports presenter Hayley McQueen were special guests in Twickenham on Tuesday night for the launch.

The night was a crowd pleaser which seen Phil Taylor play both Paul and Hayley at darts to launch the new Darts Zone, before playing selected members from the crowd.

Guests also had the opportunity to mingle with Hayley, Paul and Phil as they tried out the new facilities and competitions throughout the evening, including a speed pool and 9 dart challenge.

Phil Taylor said: “I’ve been to many a Rileys launch but this place is up there with the best I’ve seen.  Not only is the Darts Zone top notch, the rest of the club looks fantastic from the pool and snooker tables to the lounge for the big screen! I’ll definitely be here again.”

Following the new refurb, Rileys Sports Bar in Twickenham has propelled to the forefront as one of the company’s premium clubs boasting state of the art facilities in Pool and Snooker, a new Darts Zone and a fantastic new Fanzone lounge with HD 3m wide screen and surround sound, as well as surrounding HD plasmas for the perfect big screen sports experience.

Maurice Kelly, Chief Executive of Rileys Sports Bars, said:  “We were delighted to welcome our friends Hayley, Paul and Phil to experience our new and improved Sports Bar in Twickenham.  Our club here is exactly what we’re about; providing the best facilities and atmosphere for our members.  Rileys Twickenham is one of our premium clubs but we hope in the future, all of our clubs will mirror this quality.”

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