Here are the Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year Qualifiers - tables are exclusively in the magazine. There's some terrific match fishing content in Angler's Mail this week, including what you see in the trailer below...

* Angling Trust Riverfest Qualifier, River Severn, Upton-on-Severn, Worcs. Sat, 58. Clive Fletcher (Notts) 67-6-0, 12 bream to 8 lb, groundbait feedered worms, Upton Ham peg 32; John Curtis (Daiwa Gordon League) 48-4-0; Jon Harcourt (Independent Angling) 46-12-0; Derron Harper (Hereford DAA) 29-13-0; John Snelson (Upton-on-Severn AA) 21-4-0; Rick Rogers (Barford) 16-4-0. Qualfiers: Fletcher, Snelson & Chris Taylor (Bromsgrove).

* Bilston Angling Centre WL, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Wombourne, Staffs. Sun, 30. Ian Hingley (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 11-11-11, chub to 1 lb 8 oz plus two 1 lb perch, poled caster, peg 8; Mel Wood (Four Ashes AC) 10-4-0; Neil Turner (Wolverhampton AA VDE) 9-5-3; Martin Owen (Browning Lifestyle) 8-8-11.

* Bridgnorth AS, River Severn, Linley Bank, Shrops. Sun, 30. Brian Preece (Bridgnorth AS) 28-10-0, five barbel to 7 lb, pellet feeder, Long Hole peg 77; Dave Beecroft (Cambridge) 20-13-8; John Webb (Wombourne) 8-12-0; Billy Mitchell (Birmingham) 8-8-0.

 

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* Moorlands Farm, Hartlebury, Worcs. Sat, 31, Bank, Moors and Island pools. Alan Esprey (Moorlands) 114-2-0, carp to 10 lb, corn down edge, Island peg 25; Colin Pace (CPA) 91-8-0; DJ Williams (Halesowen RBL) 84-8-0; Lee Richards (Packington) 71-5-0; Mick Henshall (Foster’s) 70-10-0. Sun, 31, Meadow and Middle. Mick Henshall (Foster’s) 86-7-0, F1s to 3 lb, chopped worm and caster at 4m, Middle peg 2; Dave Parry (Decca AC) 81-4-0; DJ Williams (Halesowen RBL) 77-6-0; Dave Wood (Post Office) 73-15-0; Richard Kings (CPA) 58-15-0.

* Packington Somers, Meriden, W. Mids. Sun, 30, Big Geary’s Pool. Susie Smith (Kobra Feeders) 53-12-0, carp to 8 lb, method and pellet, peg 21; John Newton (Smithy’s) 39-2-0; Pete Brown (Packington) 28-6-0; Paul Hunter (Paul’s Fodder) 27-6-0.

* Wye WL, River Wye, Hereford. Sun, 72. Andrew Murphy (Wizards) 55-2-0, chub and roach, wagglered maggots mid-river, peg 102 at bottom of tennis courts; Alistair Forshaw (Cotswold Angling) 53-5-0; Hadrian Whittle (Woody’s/Premier Floats/Sensas/Kamasan Starlets) 31-3-0; Lee Pritchard (Woody’s Premier Floats) 21-8-0; Richard Candy (Cardiff Nomads C) 21-5-0; Craig Haupt (WB Clarke) 19-12-0. Teams: Shakespeare 55; Wizards 54; DH Angling 46;Woody’s Premier Floats 45; Wizards 38; Woody’s Academy 37.

 

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