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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers


* Ancholme WL, River Ancholme, Cake Mills, N. Lincs. Sun. 40. Wayne Easter (Scunthorpe Tackle) 17-6-0, roach and perch, worm and maggot, 9m, peg 43; Dave Ashmore (Grimsby Bait 2 Fish) 14-10-0; Andy Dixon (Garbolino Harrisons Lincs County) 10-14-0; Steve Nurse (Scunthorpe Tackle) 9-8-0; Mick Balls (Scunthorpe Tackle) and Alan Holton (Garbolino Harrisons Lincs County) both 8-10-0. League: Scunthorpe Tackle 5; Grimsby Bait 2 Fish 8; Garbolino Harrisons Lincs County 12.

* Bradford No.1 AA, Raskelf Pond, W. Yorks. Sun, 35. Andy Jacques (Tackle 2U) 9-0-0, ide and F1s, maggot at 5m, peg 16; Steve Fox (Bradford No.1) 8-3-0; Howard Foster (Bradford No.1) 8-2-0; Pete Vickerman (Bradford No.1) 8-1-0.

* Daiwa Hallcroft Silverfish Teams, Retford, Notts. Sun, 32. Moat and Bridge. Iain Donaldson (Matchman Supplies) 18-10-0, roach and skimmers, short and long pole, caster and pellet, peg 13 Bridge Island; Gary Mumby (Hallcroft) 16-12-0; Bob Poole (Bag’Em) 14-13-0; Pete Bagshaw (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 14-12-0; Arnie Payling (Peg One Angling) 14-10-0.

* Embassy Racing York WL, River Ouse, Fulford, Sun (Nov.10), 42. Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech)  9-6-0, roach, poled maggot, end peg on Palace Ings; Alan Pfluger (THMG) 7-7-0; Trev Price (THMG) 6-10-0; Alex Malham (Malham Floats) 6-6-0.

* Leeds DASA, River Ouse, Hunters Lodge to Linton. Sun. 65. Mick Potter (Angler’s World Holidays) 20-13-0, roach and dace, long rod and maggot, peg 287; Colin Hardy (Tackle 2U) 19-8-0; Ian Bowman (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 18-0-0; Craig Turbitt (Tackle 2U) 16-10-0; Stan Haigh (Angler’s World Holidays) 16-6-0; Trev Hewitt (Tackle 2U) 16-5-0.

* Mirfield, River Ouse, Dunsforth and Aldwark. Sat, 40. Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 7-12-0, 2 chub, feeder and bread, peg 148; Pete Barron (Tackle 2U) 7-8-0; Eddie Bridon (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 5-0-0; Stan Haigh (Angler’s World Holidays) 4-10-0; Ian Bates (Leeds) 4-6-0.

* Tom’s Ponds, Otley. Sun, 31. Mick Aveyard (Tackle 2U) 48-4-0, carp, pellet at 17.5m, peg 13 Pond One; Lee Bramham (Otley) 47-15-0; Danny Boland (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 46-4-0; Dave Rawson (Bradford) 35-4-0.

* Yarm, River Tees, Yarm. Sun, 43. Dave Hanson (Darlington Angling Centre) 18-0-0, dace, stick and maggot, peg 83; Geoff Keech (Yarm) 13-12-0; Paul Heeley (Yarm) 13-6-0; Phil Noble (Darlington Angling Centre) 13-4-0; Dave Smiddy (Maver Newman Scotts) 12-9-0.

* York, River Ouse, Fulford. Sun, 30. Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech) 7-10-0, roach on feeder and maggot from below the sand bed at the Donkey Woods; Dave Gill (Barlby Village Stores) 7-8-0; John Cyrowski (Barlby Village Stores) 7-6-0; Tony Stevenson (Angler’s World Holidays) 5-14-0.




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Smaller fishing match results

Bank End. Finningley. Sun, 26. Trev Jordan (Bank End) 61-6-0, carp on bubble and pellet, peg 12; Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 60-14-0; Steve Rylance (Bank End) 56-1-0; Keith Vardy (Bank End) 55-9-0; Paul Vardy (Bank End) 28-13-0; Matt Grove (Bank End) 24-12-0.

Barnburgh. Doncaster. Wed, 15. Dave Fitzle (Barnburgh) 75-0-0, F1s on poled pellet; P. Lakin (Barnburgh) 63-8-0; Gary Jubb (Barnburgh) 60-0-0; Andy Szczupak (Barnburgh) 44-8-0. Fri, 13. Malc Thompson (Barnburgh) 80-8-0, carp and F1’s on poled pellet; Gary Jubb (Barnburgh) 43-8-0; Ryan Law (Barnburgh) 41-8-0. Sun, 26. S. Parkin (Barnburgh) 65-4-0, F1s on poled pellet; Malc Bailey (Castleford) 52-10-0; Mick Owen (Barnburgh) 41-10-0; Steve Mazza 39-0-0.

Beverley, Beverley Canal, Sun. 15. Len Pulford (Anglers Corner) 11-2-0, 110 roach, punch, peg 30; Dave Brooks senior (Hull) 10-14-0; Mark Hill (Tesco) 10-0-0.

Carpvale Winter Series, Carpvale Pools, Yorlk. Match Lake, Sun. 16. Roy Worsnop (Bob-Co) 24-12-0, carp on corn from peg 22; Chris Watkins (Bob-Co) 23-8-0; Mick Addinall (Spectrum) and Dave Wright (Bob-Co) both 16-8-0.

Daiwa Hallcroft. Retford, Notts. Tues, 11. Reed. Kev Baxter (Mosborough Tackle) 23-14-0, 12 carp to 2 lb, groundbait feeder, pellet and hair rigged corn, peg 14; Jamie Masson (Colmic/Marukyu) 19-14-0; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 17-12-0; Steve Butler (Maltby) 12-12-0; Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 11-10-0. Veterans, Thurs, 32. Bridge and Croft. Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 56-13-0, carp and skimmers, poled pellet, 12m, peg 16 Bridge island; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 55-10-0; Reg Turner (Retford) 54-3-0; Dave Sewell (James Maude AC) 53-4-0; Pete Bagshaw (Barnsley Blacks) 44-12-0. Sat, 26. Moat. John Barningham (Lincoln Whisby) 30-2-0, six carp and a few skimmers, pellet cone, hair rigged corn, peg 29 island; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 19-1-0; Andy Oldham (Frenzee) 18-2-0; N. Potter (Hallcroft) 15-14-0; Mick Thorpe (Hallcroft) 13-8-0. Sun, 18. Croft and Reed. Arthur Berisford (MAP Leegem) 53-4-0, six carp on PVA bag and corn plus 15 lb of silvers on poled maggot, peg 2 Croft; Steve Spurr (Retford) 49-4-0; Steve Robbins (MAP Leegem) 33-8-0; Stuart Gray (Worksop) 29-14-0; Ian Jowell (MAP Leegem) 24-15-0.

Darlington Brown Trout, River Tees, Croft. Sun, 26. Peter Gamblin (Darlington Brown Trout) 15-12-0, chub on grayling, stick and maggot, peg 12; Graham Todd (Darlington) 7-9-0; Clive Cloke (Darlington Brown Trout) 7-6-0.

Ferryboat Farm, Conisborough. Sun, 8. Steve Foster (Ferryboat) 36-8-0, carp on method feeder and pellet; John Edwards (Ferryboat) 15-0-0.

Garbolino Lindholme, Bonsai Lake, S. Yorks. Thurs. 21. Steve Cooke (Garbolino Lindholme) 66-10-0, carp, pellet, peg 70; Craig Elkin (Fox) 66-8-0; Wayne Ibbotson (Morley Match) 61-12-0. Bonsai, Sat, 28. Martin McIntyre (Garbolino Lindholme) 84-4-0, carp, bomb and maggot, peg 43; Alan Scotthorne (Drennan) 76-13-0; Ben Fisk (Middy) 58-14-0. Oasis, Sun, 23. Dale Sheppard (Maver) 57-5-0, carp on maggot and pellet from peg 2; Jim Hall (Browning) 46-11-0; Steve Rothery (Daylite Baits) 45-13-0.
Kiveton Hall,  Sheffield. Sun, 22. Ian Ward (Kiveton) 56-10-0, carp on bomb and meat, peg 43; Rob Booth (Kiveton) 28-6-0; Dave Stone (Kiveton) 24-0-0; Phil Murphy (Kiveton) 20-2-0; John Forster (Kiveton) 16-8-0; Mick Todd (Kiveton) 15-6-0.

Mouncey League, River Ancholme, Cake Mills. Sat, 22. Graham Bunnage (Garbolino Harrison Lincs County) 8-8-0, roach on punch from peg 1; Dave Brooks junior (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 7-5-0; Steve Williamson (Hull) 6-4-0.

None Go Bye Farm, York. Sun, 22. Darren Briggs (Tackle 2U) 34-9-0, roach, caster, 11m, peg 3; Chris Kendall (Middy)  28-3-0; Steve Webster (Tri-Cast Calder) 27-2-0.

Oaks, Sessay, N. Yorks. Cedar, Thurs, 16. Bruce Poland (Oaks) 24-1-0, carp, pellet and corn, peg 71; Pete Whale (Oaks) 21-13-0; Mal Bailey (Garbolino Elton) 20-14-0. Cedar, Sat, 21. Stuart Stott (Starbeck) 32-8-0, F1’s on pellet from peg 71; Chris Kendall (Middy) 23-0-0; Paul Brunyee (Oaks) 18-14-0. Ash, Beech and Sycamore, Sun, 18. Andy Hampson (Oaks) 61-15-0, carp on corn from Ash 7; Phil Sellars (Woodlands Tackle) 56-5-0; Nigel Hargreaves (Oaks) 51-10-0.

Pool Bridge Farm, Horseshoe Lake, Sun, 16. Mick Pilling (Moorside) 34-2-0, carp, bomb and meat, peg 31; Alan Clarkson (Colton) 22-10-0; Kenny Gale (Colton) 9-8-0.

Poppleton Ponds, N.Yorks. Sat, 16. Steve Hodson (RSPS DH Angling) 87-1-0, carp on corn from peg 1; Dennis Geldard (Wetherby) 43-0-0; Steve Pearson (Leeds) 35-0-0.

Rotherham UAF Teams, River Don, Sprotborough. Sun, 24. Joe Murray (Rotherham) 24-12-0, bream, stick float and maggot, peg 45; Ian Starbuck (Tippers) 9-3-8; Steve Whitfield (Donsmen) 8-4-0; Terry Moroz (Jacks Lads) 6-6-8; Steve Lowther (Daiwa Dons) and James Cameron (Rotherham) both 6-3-0. Teams: Tippers 10; Jacks Lads 11; Donsmen 14; Rotherham and Daiwa Dons both 15. League: Daiwa Dons 34; Jacks Lads 37; Rotherham 39; Tippers 41; Team Conisborough 44; Donsmen 54.

Silstar Stainforth Angling, Sykehouse Fishery, S. Yorks. Sun, 26. Match lake. Mick Glaister (Silstar Stainforth Angling) 56-0-0, carp on pole with corn and meat, peg 12; Keith Watson (Silstar Stainforth Angling) 40-2-0; John Walkden (Silstar Stainforth Angling) 36-4-0. Pairs: John Walkden and Keith Watson 3; Mark Price and Mick Glaister and Jim Evans and Danny Evans both 6.

Sykehouse Fishery. Doncaster. Wed, 16. Match lake. Jamie Snedeker (Silstar Stainforth Angling) 104-12-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 1; Mick Glaister (Silstar Stainforth Angling) 54-0-0; Len Pulford (Hull) 44-6-0.

Thornhill Lees, Calder and Hebble Nav., Dewsbury. Sat, 16. Warren McLeavy (Tri-Cast Calder) 4-14-0, roach to 6 oz, poled punch, peg 9; Eric Green (Matrix Halifax) 2-14-0; Pete Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) and Donald Pierson (Thornhill) both 2-12-0.

Viking Fishery, Pollington, E Yorks. Sat, 24. Deer Pond. Garth Sykes (Viking) 70-12-0, carp on pole and bread, peg 11; George Ryan (Castleford) 64-4-0; Gary Henderson (Knottingley) 45-6-0; Fran Williamson (Knottingley) 41-6-0; Lawrence Fenwick (Howden) 32-3-0; K Sykes (Snaith) 24-9-0.

Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster. Wed, 10, Dog Kennel. Malc Scott (Goole) 37-10-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 35; Graham Martin (Sheffield) 29-10-0; John Dudley (Medusa) 24-3-0. Thurs, 10. Ghost. Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 88-4-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 8; Les Wray (South Kirby) 63-2-0; John Dudley (Medusa) 52-2-0. Sat, 9. Heron. Malc Scott (Goole) 29-14-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 17; Bernie Larder (Woodhouse Grange) 25-7-0; Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 15-7-0. Sun, 18. Cobble. Des North (Leeds) 16-10-0, carp on pellet feeder, peg 46; Paul Carling (Woodhouse Grange) 14-13-0; Baz Walton (Thorne) 8-10-0.





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