Below are Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year Qualifiers for Aug.23-25. This week's Angler's Mail has the main leaderboard, plus much more from the match fishing scene.



* Fish 4 5+5k Qualifier, Water Meadows Fishery, Chapel St. Leonards, Lincs. Sat, 30, Moat Lake. Wayne Smith (WAGs) 67-12-0, carp to 7 lb, caster down the edge, peg 46; Jeff Marsh (WAGs) 66-7-0; Graham Wright (Water Meadows) 64-6-0; Andy Birkin (Phil’s Bait & Tackle) 60-6-0.

* King of the Fens, Middle Level Drain, Magdalen to St. Peters, Norfolk. Sun, 60. John Bates (Sensas Mark One White) 30-12-0, seven bream plus skimmers, feedered worm and caster tight across, peg 42 halfway between bridges; Dan Jones (Maver Image) 19-13-0; Alan Lemmon (Sensas Mark One Black) 17-15-0; Pete Vasey (Maver Image) 17-14-0; Paul Spriggs (Sensas Mark One Black) 17-5-0. Teams: Maver Image 50; Sensas Mark One Black 49; Sensas Mark One White 46; Stanjay Silver 43; Stanjay Gold 42; Preston Innovations Black Horse 36. Final League: Sensas Mark One White 8; Sensas Mark One Black 9; Maver Image 12; Stanjay Gold 17; Preston Innovations Black Horse 20; Stanjay Silver 24. Individuals: John Bates (Sensas Mark One White) 37; Josh Pace (Sensas Mark One White) 36 (54-11-0); Martin Foster (Maver Image) 36 (50-10-0)

* Lake View, Holwell, Leics. Sun. 37, Canal, Serpent and Lagoon lakes. Neil Edwards (Lake View Select) 116-4-0, carp and F1s, expanders and Ringers pellets down side, Serpent peg 25; Brian Greenbury (Sensas) 87-11-0; Bob Greenbury (Sensas) 72-6-0; Steve Holt (Lake View Select) 71-4-0; Tom Neal (Rutlanders) 69-6-0.

* Nisa Feeders, River Yare, Langley, Norfolk. Sat, 54. Dusty Kiddell (PW Angling) 25-8-0, roach, poled hemp and tares, peg 68 on boards; Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 18-0-0; Mick Mirgaux (Deben) 17-8-0;  John Taylor (Sensas Mark 1) 17-2-0; Mick Hanks (Daiwa Angling Direct) and Tony Gibbons (Norwich DAA) both 16-0-0. League: Nick Larkin (Nisa Van den Eynde) 112-6-0; Kevin Paynter (P W Angling) 102-6-0; Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 98-2-0; Rodney Finch (Deben) 96-13-0; John Taylor (Sensas MK 1) 95-4-0; Paul Hudson (Deben) 91-10-0.
* Skegness Caravans £1000 Challenge, Water Meadows Fishery, Chapel St. Leonards, Lincs. Sun, 30, Moat Lake. Russ Parsons (Skegness MG) 109-11-0, carp to 7 lb and barbel to 5 lb, worm over groundbait down track then margins, peg 10 (£500); Wayne Smith (WAGs) 97-9-0; Ashley Pimperton (Water Meadows) 91-0-0; Pete Bell (Water Meadows) 89-6-0.

* Westwood Lakes £1000 Two Day Festival, Wyberton, Lincs. Sat, 50, Falcon and Skylark lakes. Adam Swain (Sensas A4) 144-12-0, F1s, banded pellet shallow, Falcon peg 32; Tom Edwards (Sensas A4) 143-0-0; Matt Pillay (MAP/Bag’em Baits) 138-4-0; Richard Bond (Bury St. Edmunds) 134-12-0; Steve Lane (Marukyu/Westwood Lakes) 125-4-0; Carl Lee Hopps (Westwood Lakes) 121-8-0. Sun, 50. Steve Gregory (Middy/Miracle Baits) 165-0-0, F1s, pellet shallow and margins, Falcon peg 2; Toby Pepper (Westwood Lakes) 163-0-0; Lee Cowlan (Miracle Baits) 157-2-0; Mark Cross (Newmarket AC) 154-14-0; Rob Morris (Whisby Lincoln) 134-5-0; Luke Morley (Westwood Lakes) 132-0-0. Overall: Tom Edwards (Sensas A4) 2; Steve Gregory (Middy/Miracle Baits) 3 (weight advantage); Matt Pillay (MAP/Bag’em) 3; Carl Lee Hopps (Westwood Lakes) 4; Toby Pepper (Westwood Lakes) 4.





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