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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers




Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers. September 28/29.

* Angling Trust Preston Innovations World Clubs Classic, Great Ouse, Littleport, Cambs. Sat, 60. Matt Godfrey (Ultimate Barnsley) 12 Kg 400 gr, roach, bloodworm over joker in groundbait & leam, 13m; James Dent (Ultimate Barnsley) 10.400; Lee Kerry (Ultimate Barnsley) 10.275; Alan Scotthorne (Ultimate Barnsley) 9.975; Sam Wildsmith (Ultimate Barnsley) 9.225. Sun, 60. Matt Godfrey (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 11 Kg 650 gr, roach, bloodworm over joker in groundbait & leam, 13m; Alan Scotthorne (Ultimate Barnsley) 11.175; Sam Wildsmith (Ultimate Barnsley) 10.750; Will Raison (Daiwa Dorking) 9.275; Lee Kerry (Ultimate Barnsley) 8.600.

Teams, Sat: Ultimate Barnsley 10; Daiwa Dorking 15; Maver Image 22; Shakespeare Superteam 25; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 27; Browning Hotrods 37; Wellingborough Nene 47; Garbolino RAF 48; Garbolino Harrisons Lincs County 48; Tri-Cast Calder 51. Sun: Ultimate Barnsley 11; Daiwa Dorking 13; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 28; Shakespeare Superteam 33; Maver Image 34; Browning Hotrods 35; Tri-Cast Calder 36; Garbolino RAF 41; Garbolino Harrisons Lincs County 44; Wellingborough Nene 55. Overall: Ultimate Barnsley 21; Daiwa Dorking 28; Matrix Dynamite Trentmen 55; Maver Image 56; Shakespeare Superteam 58; Browning Hotrods 72; Tri-Cast Calder 87; Garbolino RAF 89; Garbolino Harrisons Lincs County 92; Wellingborough Nene 102.

* Angling Trust Riverfest, River Trent, Burton. Sat, 60. Terry Moroz (Worksop) 22-8-0, roach to 10 oz, dace and chublets, pole, stick and waggler, maggot and caster; Stuart Palser (Middy) 19-2-0; John Mills (Coors AC) 15-12-0; Mark Halksworth (Coors AC) 12-7-0; Wayne Swinscoe (Maver Bait-Tech) 12-0-0. Qualifiers: Mark Halksworth, Sean Ashby (Sensas) & Terry Moroz.

* Lakeview Fishery, Holwell, Leics. Sun, 31, Canal, Marina & Stream Pools, 31. Chris Neal (Rutlanders) 87-10-0, carp, paste and pellet, Stream peg 11; Ken Daws (Sensas) 79-9-0; Neil Edwards (LVS) 76-13-0; Steve Haywood (Middy) 73-6-0;Gaz Sadler (Dynamite) 70-13-0; Kev Kania (LVS) 69-6-0.

* Nisa Feeders, River Yare, Beauchamp Arms. Sat, 36. John Platten (Nisa Waveney) 14-4-0, roach, crumb feedered maggot, peg 22; Jeannette Halliday (Daiwa Angling Direct) 9-4-0; Brian Weavers (Great Yarmouth) 8-0-0; Tony Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 6-0-0; Karl Redgrave (Harleston) 3-2-0; Kevin Humphrey (Daiwa Angling Direct) 2-12-0. Final League: Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 196-12-0; John Platten (Nisa Waveney) 180-2-0; Reg Bryanton (Deben) 161-7-0; Doug Botley (Daiwa Angling Direct) 160-2-0; Paul Abbott (Deben) 159-6-0; Mal Runacres (Deben) 154-9-0.

* Norwich DAA Individual Championship, River Bure, St. Benets Abbey, Norfolk. Sun, 30. Tony Gibbons (Norwich DAA) 20-3-0, roach to 10 oz and a few small skimmers, maggot over groundbait, caster & hemp, 13m, peg 3 in front of abbey; David Gooch (Norwich & District) 18-4-0; Chris Kemp (Angling Direct Suffolk) 17-5-0; Glen Hubbard (Daiwa Angling Direct) 16-2-0; Mike Brown (Wymondham) 16-0-0; Mick Hanks (Angling Direct Suffolk) 14-10-0.

* Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Lincs. Sun, 32, Skylark Lake. Mick Stamp (Sonubaits) 63-4-0, carp, bream, barbel and ide, Method and red maggot, peg 2; Jamie Green (Grimsby) 54-10-0; Gareth Mills (Spilsby) 51-8-0; Alan Knobbs (Westwood) 45-8-0; Rob Morris (Whisby) 38-4-0.





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Smaller match results

Claude Larkin Memorial, River Waveney, North Cove. Sun, 21. Karl Redgrave (Harleston) 13-1-0, skimmers and roach, feeder; Pete Dade (Harleston) 10-7-0; Steve Watts (Anglia Groundbaits) 9-0-0.

Colton and Barford Two Day Festival, Norfolk. Sat, 25, Colton. Ben Smith (Stalham) 61-2-0, 10 carp, pellet in margins, peg 31 Colton; Shaun Lanagan (Stainforth Angling) 28-5-0; Lee Carver (Barford Tackle) 27-5-0; Dave Jarvis (Angling Direct Suffolk) 26-13-0; Rob Smith (Dell Angling) 24-8-0. Sun, 25. Barford Match Lake. Alan Tuck (Angling Direct Suffolk) 70-13-0, carp to 8 lb, meat in margins, peg 7; Paul Ashford (Barford) 64-1-0; Warren Martin (Matrix Barford Tackle) 51-10-0; Carl Elstud (Stainforth Angling) 51-1-0; Stewart Elmar (Myhills) 47-13-0. Overall: Ben Smith 5, 105-5-0; Shaun Lanagan 5, 74-1-0; Warren Martin 8, 96-8-0.

Coors AC Angling Festival, River Trent, Burton and Shardlow. Tues, 60: Colin Walton (Newark Fed.) 19-6-0, roach to 1 lb, stick float, hemp and caster, Shardlow peg 22; Mark Lindsey (Weybridge Guns & Tackle) 18-10-0; Clive Fletcher (Notts) 18-0-0; Pete Johnson (Carlton) 15-8-0; Alister Ogilvie (Maver Bait-Tech) 14-12-0. Wed: Toby Bunting (Quorn AS) 15-4-0, quality roach, poled hemp, Bailey’s peg 1; Fred Prudham (Medlock Bridge) 13-11-0; Simon Heaton (Coors AC) 13-8-0; Mark Hawksworth (Leegem Angling) 13-4-0; Colin Beech (Quorn AS) 13-2-0. Thurs: Steve Whitfield (Steel City) 20-2-0, quality roach, 7m whip to-hand, maggots and casters, Shardlow peg 22; Spig Pawlowski (Shakespeare Superteam) 16-0-0; Simon Heaton (Coors AC) 13-8-0; Leigh Gardner (Shakespeare Superteam) 12-5-0; Denis Armstrong (Matchman Supplies) 12-2-0. Overall: Dave Webb (Fosters) 6; Andy Dixon (Garbolino Lincs County) 6 (inferior weight); Colin Beech (Quorn AS) 7 points.

Cross Drove, Hockwold, Norfolk. Wed. 14. Adam Randall (Stanjays) 109-7-0, carp to 9 lb, F1s, skimmers and brown goldfish, worm & pellet, 13m, peg 52; Rodney Finch (Deben) 90-13-0; Mark Pollard (Shimano Stanjays) 63-15-0; Brian Bygraves (Norwich) 56-6-0. Sat, 22. Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 70-11-0 carp to 6 lb, brown goldfish and skimmers, pellet & maggot, 14.5m, peg 65; Adam Randall (Stanjays) 69-9-0; Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Dynamite) 58-6-0; Richard Bond (Bury St Edmunds) 50-10-0; Steve Kindleysides (Cross Drove) 46-12-0. Sun, 14. Rodney Finch (Deben) 95-0-0, carp to 14 lb & F1s to 6 lb, worm & corn, 13m, peg 17; Simon Wheeler (Daiwa Dymamite) 81-4-0; Neil Parkinson (Dynamite Middy) 55-9-0.

Decoy Lakes, Whittlesey, Cambs. Tues, 19, Beastie Lake. Rob Goodson (Decoy) 149-14-0, carp to 5 lb plus silvers, half feeder and half shallow pellet at 13m, peg 22; Wayne Shepherd (Ringers) 123-8-0; Tom Neale (Rutlanders) 121-11-0; Chris Barley (Finedon) 117-5-0. Sat, 24, Oak Channel. Simon Godfrey (Decoy) 151-13-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet shallow at 13m, peg 20; Rob Goodson (Decoy) 138-14-0; Steve Freeman (Marukyu) 109-9-0; Tom Wallace (Decoy) 102-2-0. Sun, 20, Willows. Barry Mason (Guru Ringers) 150-0-0, carp to 7 lb, feedered pellet plus poled corn, peg 25; Nigel Baxter (Decoy) 100-0-0; Lee Marlowe (Decoy) 94-8-0; Rob Chamberlain (Decoy) 85-3-0.

Deeping St. James, North View Lakes, Gedney Hill, Lincs. Sun, 10. Nigel Briggs (Deeping St. James AC) 101-8-8, carp, feeder and pellet, peg 1; Jon Bowland (Deeping St. James AC) 89-9-0; Hugh Mannall (Deeping St. James AC) 70-7-0. Series: Hugh Mannall (Deeping St. James AC) 33; Nigel Briggs (Deeping St. James AC) 27.

Garbolino RAF East Midlands, Fenlake Fishery, Metheringham, Lincs. Tues, 15. Graham Welton (Garbolino RAF/Waddington ‘A’) 149-2-0, F1s shallow and carp to 4 lb in margins, poled pellet, peg 7; Baz Bright (Garbolino RAF/Digby) 138-12-0; Spike Milligan (RAF Old Lags) 98-6-0; Graham Welsh (RAF Cranwell) 71-3-0.

Graham’s Pond, Huntingdon, Cambs. Sat, 10. Ian Thornton (Graham’s Pond) 12-5-0, small carp and silvers, poled pellet and maggot, peg 7; Tony Watling (Graham’s Pond) 7-4-0; John Hurley (Graham’s Pond) 6-14-0.

How End Fisheries, Houghton Conquest, Beds. Sat, 16, Yasi’s Lake. Phil ‘Pebs’ Stone (How End) 86-6-0, barbel and carp, poled pellet and caster, Darryl Anderson (How End) 71-7-0; Gary Page (How End) 51-13-0. Sun, 14, Dani’s Lake. Simon Drozdziol (Kingfisher AC) 38-15-0, carp and barbel, poled pellet and caster, peg 16; Eric Clulow (Kingfisher AC) 35-11-0; Ian Jones (Kingfisher AC) 29-15-0.

Norfolk and Suffolk Veterans, Quiet Sports Topcroft, nr Beccles, Suffolk. Tues, 17. Paul Manthorpe (Lowestoft) 47-12-0, carp, pellet at 7m; John Catchpole (Lowestoft) 38-13-0; Mick Norman (Lowestoft) 31-8-0. Thurs, 12, Aldeby. Joe Hammond (Lowestoft) 36-8-0; John Catchpole (Lowestoft) 28-4-0; Joe Beckham (Beccles) 26-3-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Tues, 17, Sherwood Lake. John Wooff (Sherwood Forest) 71-11-0, skimmers and carp to 12 lb, pole and corn, out and down margins, peg 47; Dave Round (Woodhouse Angling) 71-4-0; Martin Rouse (Mansfield Busman AC) 49-10-0; Mick Burrell (Gateford Angling Supplies) 45-11-0; Mick Lysaght (Rivendell AC) 36-7-0; John Holmes (Woodhouse Angling Centre) 35-4-0. Wed, 24, Holmedale Lake. Steve Binch (Mansfield Piscatorial AS) 141-2-0, 31 carp to 11 lb, poled pellet shallow at 12m plus worm in margins, peg 31; Ron Green (Mansfield Piscatorial AS) 126-9-0; Andy Lakey (Worksop Angling Centre) 116-11-0; Mick Langton (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 104-12-0; Pete Hodgetts (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 84-4-0; Carl Brown (Sherwood Forest Fishery) 82-1-0.

Townsend Lakes, Upwell, Cambs. Sun, 16, Kingfisher. Colin Begbie (Townsend Lakes) 55-8-0, carp, Method feeder and poled caster over corn, peg 13; Ray Cook (Townsend Lakes) 43-8-0; Steve Sharp (Townsend Lakes) 28-14-0.

Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, Lincs. Tues, 18, Skylark Lake. Rick Tweddle (Maver Bait-Tech) 121-6-0, carp, F1s, barbel and ide, poled caster shallow and short, peg 26; Paul Oglisbee (Westwood) 84-0-0; Steve Lane (Marukyu Westwood) 79-10-0; Martin Reid (Westwood) 76-10-0; Brian Harding (Maver Bait-Tech) 65-14-0. Thurs, 32, Skylark. Brian Harding (Maver Bait-Tech) 70-0-0, carp, F1s, bream and barbel, long pole, dead red maggot over groundbait, peg 32; Paul Harsley (Dave’s Peg) 69-12-0; Ray Tasker (Westwood) 63-4-0; Dave Robinson (Lincoln Vets) 57-4-0; Graham Young (Westwood) 56-8-0.

Willow Lakes, Foston, Lincs. Wed, 14, Ash & Hawthorn Lakes. Alan Quick (Mansfield AA) 82-0-0, carp to 5 lb, F1s and skimmers, long poled meat, Ash peg 17; Jason Mills (Newark) 70-0-0; Alan Roberts (Mansfield) 65-8-0; Graham Eden (Mansfield) 59-8-0. Sat, 14. Phil Morris Jnr. (Notts AA) 108-0-0, carp to 12 lb, poled meat and pellet down edge, Ash peg 17; Craig Brazier (Sherwood Forest Farm Park) 70-8-0; Paul Arndt (Grantham) 55-4-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 53-8-0; Chris Mawer (Ruskington) 50-0-0.



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