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...


* Barford Autumn Festival, Barford Match and Colton lakes, nr. Norwich, Norfolk. Sat, 30. Warren Martin (Matrix Van den Eynde Barford Tackle) 113-5-0, carp to 8 lb, dead maggot over groundbait in margins, Match Lake peg 11; Ben Smith (Stalham) 77-4-0; Glen Mason (Oddfellows)74-8-0; Carl Sharp (Norwich) 71-12-0; Adam Major (Attleborough MG) 64-6-0. Sun, 30. Adam Major (Attleborough MG) 146-5-0, carp to 8 lb, catmeat, Match Lake peg 13; Lee Carver (Maver) 132-8-0; Keith Pearson (Doncaster) 94-9-0; Kevin Ford (Barford Tackle) 82-1-0; Wilf Pickles (Leicester) 67-1-0. Overall: Adam Major 2; Warren Martin 3; Kevin Ford 4 (weight advantage); Terry Bollingbrook (Attleborough) 4.
* Cross Drove Two-Day Final, Hockwold, Norfolk. Sat, 64. James Heaps (Popletts) 84-0-0, carp to 14 lb and F1s to 6 lb, long poled pellet and corn , peg 55; Simon Parker (Daiwa Angling Direct) 57-2-0; Steve Kindleysides (Diss) 53-8-0; Stuart Payne (Daiwa Angling Direct) 49-14-0; Ian Shipp (Cross Drove) 47-12-0; Tony Watling snr (Cross Drove) 44-10-0. Sun, 64. Carl Gifford (Suffolks Finest) 69-7-0, carp to 14 lb and F1s to 4 lb, long poled corn and pellet peg 55; Tony Watling (Cross Drove) 66-15-0; Tony Howard (Cross Drove) 61-14-0; Steve Tyler (Popletts) 54-7-0; Dave Reeve (Daiwa Angling Direct Suffolk) 54-3-0; John Shepherd (Colemans Bait and Tackle) 49-9-0. Overall: Tony Watling (Cross Drove) 111-9-0; James Heaps (Popletts) 111-0-0; Simon Parker (Daiwa Angling Direct) 91-11-0.

* King of the Broads, River Thurne, Norfolk. Sat, 30, Coldharbour, Womack and Thurne Mouth sections. Will Freeman (Preston Innovations) 34-12-0, skimmers to 1 lb 8 oz, crumb feeder, worm and caster, Womack peg 2; Steve Clark (Maver Image) 24-2-0; Paul Abbott (Deben) 20-12-0; Richard Watson (Nisa Waveney) 19-12-0; Doug Botley (Daiwa Angling Direct) 19-2-0. Sun, 30. River Yare, Langley. Wayne Anderson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 21-0-0, roach, poled maggot and caster over groundbait, peg 61; Karl Gibson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 15-10-0; Will Freeman (Preston Innovations) 14-6-0; Tony Gibbons (Norwich and District) and Andy Mead (Maver Image) both 13-2-0; Paul Abbot (Deben) 12-8-0. Overall: Will Freeman 2; Steve Clark (Maver Image) 4 (38-0-0); Karl Gibson (Daiwa Angling Direct) 4 (27-2-0); John Coote (Breakaway Tackle) 4 (22-9-0.

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* Olney and Clifton Citizen Cup, Great Ouse, Olney, Bucks. Sun, 48. Ernie Sattler (MK Tackle Hub) 9-2-8, an 8 lb 2 oz bream plus skimmers, poled worm, peg 33, £500; Mick Stanley (Vauxhall) 8-12-8; Dave Tebbutt (Newport Pagnell) 7-12-0; Eddie Ford (Olney and Clifton) 7-9-0; Myles Phillips (Milton Keynes) 6-8-0; Martin Greene (Daiwa) and Mick Burrell (Harlow) both 6-6-0.

* Sensas Challenge Eastern Qualifier, Great Ouse, Littleport, Cambs. Sun, 40. Andy Moss (Browning Hot Rods) 7-11-0, roach, bloodworm at 13m, peg 56; Alistair Ogilvie (Maver Bait-Tech) 6-6-0; Josh Pace (Sensas Mark One White) 5-14-0; Martin Caldecoat (Willow Grange/Stanjay Gold) 4-14-0; Stan Binge (Stanjay Gold) 4-12-0. Teams: Maver Image Blue 16 (weight advantage); Stanjay Gold 16; Maver Image Red 18; Browning Hot Rods 20; Sensas Mark One White 22; Sensas Mark One Black 24.

* Sensas Soar Masters Final, River Soar, Sutton Bonnington, Notts. Sun, 33. Mark Eustace (Sensas) 15-0-0, skimmers, perch plus a tench, feeder with chopped worm, peg 30; Tony Cahill (Long Eaton Fed) 13-9-0; Darran Bickerton (Kamasan Starlets) 12-13-0; Sam Merry (Maver Bait-Tech) 11-13-0.



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