Seeded fourth

BUXTON’S Lorraine Farlam has been seeded fourth in the women’s draw for the 2012 Lakeside World Professional Darts Championships.

Farlam, of Dale Road, qualified for the January showpiece following a string of impressive results,

The event takes place at the Lakeside Country Club, Frimley Green, Surrey, from Saturday January 7 to Sunday January 15, 2012, with coverage via the BBC.

Deta Hedman (Eng) is the women’s top seed, ahead of Julie Gore (Wales), Trina Gulliver (Eng) and Farlam. They will be joined by four qualifiers: Karen Lawman (Eng), Anastasia Dobromyslova (Russia), Lisa Ashton (Eng) and Rhian Edwards (Wales).

Martin Adams is the top seed in the men’s draw. Dean Winstanley, who is currently in a relationship with Farlam, is seeded third.