Scott and Trina will take to the oche to defend their titles when the curtain lifts on the 32nd annual championships from Sat 7 - Sun 15 Jan 2017.
The World Professional Darts Championships have been staged and promoted by the British Darts Organisation since 1978 and Lakeside Country Club (established in 1972) has been the host venue since 1986, and the main title sponsor since 2004.
The championships watched by millions on television in UK, Europe and around the globe. They have largest TV audience for darts anywhere in the world.
Scott Waites, 2016 Men's Champion
Scott, 38, regained the title he first won in 2013 with a 7-1 win ove rhis Canadian rival.