Cheltenham, Gloucestershire-based Brian also included a 40 lb 8 oz common in the session on opening week at an undisclosed Berkshire stillwater.
Hinders of Swindon shop manager Shaun Hodges explained: ‘He laid a bed of bait using a combo of Hinders Snailz frozen boilies together with jars of Salt and Pepper Hemp, Carp Krunch and Chopped Tigers, fishing a Snailz pop-up as his hookbait.’
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