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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers


* Ancholme WL, River Ancholme, Cake Mills, N. Lincs. Sun, 40. Dave Bell (Scunthorpe Tackle) 13-8-0, roach, perch and tench on punch and worm from peg 47; Jamie Osgodby (Garbolino Harrison Lincs County) 12-9-0; Geoff Walker (Scunthorpe Tackle) 12-4-0; Graham Bontoft (Scunthorpe Tackle) 11-8-0; Tim Golby (Grimsby Bait 2 Fish) 9-3-0.

* Bob-Co Yorkshire WL, River Ouse, Hunters Lodge to Linton, York. Sun, 80. Dave Taylor (Mirfield) 17-14-0, roach on long rod and maggot from peg 222; Dave Armitage (Angler’s World Holidays) 16-9-0; Craig Turbitt (Tackle 2U) 15-3-0; Dave Wilkinson (Angler’s World Holidays) 13-10-0; Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 13-4-0; Ian Daley (Tackle 2U) 13-3-0.Teams: Anglers World Holidays and Tackle 2U both 49; Mirfield 46. League: Mirfield and Anglers World Holidays both 5; Glen and Tackle 2U both 9.

* Daiwa Hallcroft Silverfish Teams of Four, Retford, Notts. Sun, 32, Moat Lake. Matt Malia (Worksop Angling Supplies) 23-7-0, skimmers and roach on pole with pellet and caster, peg 50 Island; Luke Sears (Daiwa/Marukyu) 22-4-0; Gary Mumby (Frenzee) 21-3-0; Ben Holmes (Matrix Trentmen) 20-5-0; Kev Baxter (Mosborough Tackle) 19-14-0.

* Mouncey League, River Ancholme, Cake Mills, N. Lincs. Sat, 32. Rich Pulford (Hull Works Sports) 16-9-0, roach on punch from peg 2; Lee Harrison (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 13-6-0; Dave Brooks junior (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 11-11-8; Steve Williamson (Hull) 9-4-0.

* Pennine WL, Mirfield Canal, Mirfield, W. Yorks. Sun, 54. Dave Balmforth (Maver NW Red) 20-3-0, roach on punch at 4m; James Mead (Tri-Cast Calder) 15-4-0; Martin Blagborough (Slaithwaite) 14-6-0; Ian Dawson (Tri-Cast Calder) 12-0-0; Karl Steele (Tri-Cast Calder) 10-2-0. Teams: Maver NW Red 47; Matrix Halifax Red 39; Maver NW Black 32. Final League: Maver NW red 248; Matrix Halifax Red 220; Matrix Halifax Green 192.

* Ripon, River Ure, Ripon, N. Yorks. Sun, 37. Kevin Wright (KL Tackle) 30-0-0, 6 chub plus grayling on waggler and caster from Letham’s; Eric Wright (Bradford No1) 12-8-0; Dave Robson (Selby) 7-4-0; Chris Foyles (Ripon) 5-8-0.

* Tom’s Ponds, nr. York. Sun, 36, Ponds 1 & 2. Lee Bramham (Otley) 88-5-0, trout on top two with maggot plus carp to pellet at 13m, peg 1 Pond 1; Jack Ferguson (Keighley Angling) 58-2-0; Neil Rymer (Kippax) 54-12-0; Jay Barnes (Tackle 2U) 41-5-0; Barry Franklin (Tom`s Ponds) 38-8-0.  



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Smaller fishing match results

Bank End. Finningley, S Yorks. Sun, 29. John Lindsay (Bank End) 76-8-0, carp on feeder and pellet, peg 12; Paul Vardy (Bank End) 62-13-0; Len Squire (R & R Sports) 59-8-0; Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 47-6-0; Alan Gerrard (Bank End) 45-12-0; Pete Bowers (Bank End) 30-15-0.

Beverley, Beverley Canal, Sun. 15. Graham Hartley (Hull Works Sports) 8-2-0, roach on caster from peg 53; Dave Pulford (Hull DAA) 7-4-0; Sean Lesko (Beverley) 7-0-0.

Bob-Co Carpvale, Carpvale, Match Lake, Sun. 18. Dave Wright (Bob-Co) 110-12-0, 40 carp on 6mm pellet on pole and waggler from peg 29; Mick Green (Green’s Fisheries) 81-0-0; Mick Addinall (Spectrum) 74-8-0.

Daiwa Hallcroft. Retford, Notts.  Veterans. Tue, 16. Bridge. Dave Sewell (James Maude AC) 92-10-0, carp to 12lb on poled pellet at 11m, peg 13 island; Chris Line (Retford) 29-10-0; Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 24-10-0; Roger Holmes (Notts AA) 22-12-0; Ian Donaldson (Notts AA) 17-14-0. Wed, 12. Reed. Mark Cordall (Retford) 75-14-0, carp to 4lb on long pole with pellet and corn, peg 34; Steve Butler (Maltby) 68-12-0; Jamie Masson (Colmic/Marukyu) 47-8-0; Pete Ware (Retford) 36-14-0; Arthur Berisford (MAP Leegem) 31-12-0. Veterans. Thur, 26. Moat. Mick Edgecombe (Doncaster) 37-2-0, six carp on bomb and corn, peg 61 island; Ian Donaldson (Notts AA) 34-14-0; Dave Sewell (James Maude AC) 32-12-0; Roy Toulson (Notts AA) 25-4-0; Andy Sellars (R & R Sports) 18-12-0. Fri, 10. Croft. Jamie Masson (Colmic/Marukyu) 88-8-0, 12 carp plus skimmers and tench on pole and bomb with corn and pellet, peg 25; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 34-6-0; Arthur Berisford (MAP Leegem) 31-4-0; Daz Newman (MAP Leegem) 21-10-0; Nigel Wood (Hallcroft) 18-12-0. Sat, 16. Moat. Daz Oldham (Maltby) 66-10-0, ten carp on feeder and corn, peg 70 island; Stuart Else (Newburgh AC) 52-12-0; Chris Line (Retford) 42-10-0; John Kelly (Doncaster) 40-12-0; R Walker (Hallcroft) 39-14-0. Sun, 20. Reed and Croft. Daz Oldham (Maltby) 115-2-0, carp to 5lb on 13m pole and pellet, Reed 12; Mal Edgecombe (Doncaster) 78-12-0; Jason Skipper (Gainsborough) 68-12-0; Pete Miles (Doncaster) 59-10-0; Alan Crouch (Garbolino Ossett) 56-2-0.

Ferryboat Farm. Conisborough. Thur, 15. Top pond. Paul Hunton (Rotherham) 22-8-0, bream on pole and caster; Barry Owen (Ferryboat) 22-0-0; Arthur Beavers (Ferryboat) 14-0-0. Sun, 6. Bottom pond. Alan Holmes (Ferryboat) 67-8-0, carp on pellet feeder; Steve Foster (Ferryboat) 39-8-0; Ray Pinder (Ferryboat) 37-0-0.

Garbolino Lindholme, Bonsai. Thurs. 23. Jim Hall (Browning) 68-6-0, carp on pellet from peg 64; Dale Sheppard (Maver) 62-14-0; Steve Rothery (Garbolino Lindholme) 58-8-0. Bonsai, Sat. 27. Steve Rothery (Daylite Baits) 77-12-0, carp on bomb and pellet from peg 24; Dave Shires (Police) 71-11-0; Andy Whitehouse (Scunthorpe Tackle) 68-13-0. Strip and Bonsai, Sun, 29. Ben Fisk (Middy) 79-13-0, carp on pellet from Strip 10; George Barby (Hull) 69-6-0; Ryan Lidguard (Garbolino Lindholme) 66-12-0.

Kiveton Hall. Nr Sheffield. Sun, 20. Steve Forster (Kiveton) 107-14-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 30; Mick Todd (Kiveton) 66-14-0; Pete Ellis (Kiveton) 49-0-0; Dave Stone (Kiveton) 47-8-0; John Forster (Kiveton) 28-8-0; Lee Hendley (Kiveton) 25-8-0.

Middlesbrough, River Swale, Gatenby, Sat, 25. Charlie Burnside (Durham) 18-10-0, 5 chub on waggler and maggot from peg 21; Kev Weighell (DH Angling) 16-10-0; David Atha (Leeds) 12-4-0; Fred Hardcastle (Woodlands Tackle) 10-1-0.

Old Bank, Battyford Canal, Mirfield. Weds. 24. Colin Smith (Matrix Halifax) 11-2-0, maggot and worm at 6 and 12m for perch and dace from peg 1; Carl Hawthorne (Matrix Halifax) 8-4-0; Bruce Clarke (Maver NW) 6-3-0.

Oaks, Sessay, N. Yorks. Thurs, 18, Cedar Lake. Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 60-2-0, carp to 3 lb on pellet from peg 17; Chris Kendall (Middy) 59-15-0; Ant Stock (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 59-4-0. Cedar, Sat. 28. Stuart Stott (Starbeck) 64-4-0, F1’s on pellet from peg 73; Pete Whale (Oaks) 41-14-0; Mal Bailey (Garbolino Elton) 36-8-0. Ash, Beech and Sycamore, Sun. 15. Steve Keen (Woodlands Tackle) 76-13-0, carp on pellet from Ash 19; Dave Hudson (Woodlands Tackle) 69-2-0; Simon Medd (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 62-14-0.

Oaktree Leisure, York. Pond Four, Sun, 20. Jason Gilbert (Strayside) 42-0-0, carp on pellet and corn from peg 6; Steve Hodson (RSPS) 31-0-0; Steve Buchanen (Oaktree Leisure) 21-0-0; Paul Helm (Oaktree Leisure) 19-0-0.

Pheonix and Parkgate. Ravenfield ponds. Sat, 17. Barry Heapey 10-6-0, ide on pole and maggot, peg 82; Ian Jepson 2-8-0; Alan Banks 1-14-0; Dave Lawton (All Pheonix and Parkgate) 1-7-0.

Pool Bridge Farm, nr. York. Sun, 23, Horseshoe and Carp lakes. Steve Law (Meanwood AC) 74-8-0, carp, maggot and worm at 13m; Mick Pilling (Moorside) 68-0-0; Darren Briggs (Baildon) 55-4-0; Chris Kendall (Middy) 40-12-0.

Rotherham UAF. Teams of 4 winter league. Round 1. River Don, Sprotborough. Sun, 24. Phil Stevenson (Team Conisborough) 16-6-0, three decent skimmers plus roach on long rod and maggot, peg 45; Joe Murray (Rotherham) 10-0-0; Tony Tarff (Daiwa Dons) 9-4-0; Ian Starbuck (Tippers) 8-11-0; Ian Turner (Jacks Lads) 7-12-0; Ian Exley (Daiwa Dons) 7-6-0. Teams: Daiwa Dons 8; Rotherham 12; Jacks Lads 13; Team Conisborough 14.

Thornhill, Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury, Sat. 12. Luke Wrzosek (Wakefield) 3-15-0, roach and perch on pinkie and worm at 6 and 12m from peg 38; Mike Sharpe (Thornhill) 3-4-0; David James (Thornhill) 1-14-0.

Viking Fishery, Pollington, E Yorks. Sat, 24. Deer pond. Chris Watson (Ackworth) 68-0-0, carp and chub on pole and caster, peg 13; John Hooks (Leeds) 41-7-0; Laurie Tones (Viking) 40-6-0; Richard Scott (Goole) 37-9-0; Stuart Fotheringham (Leeds) 37-2-0; Eddie Holmes (Leeds) 34-8-0.

Woodhouse Grange. Doncaster. Wed, 9. Dog Kennel. John Dudley (Medusa) 72-0-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 10; Graham Martin (Sheffield) 71-2-0; Stef Huntington (Goole) 43-14-0. Thur, 9. Ghost. Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 41-10-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 8; Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 37-6-0; Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 26-8-0. Sat, 13. Dog Kennel. Nigel Cooke (Woodhouse Grange) 73-9-0, carp on poled corn, peg 7; John Dudley (Medusa) 49-10-0; Rui Lucas (Woodhouse Grange) 36-14-0. Sun, 16. Cobble. Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 61-9-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 31; Bernie Larder (Woodhouse Grange) 46-0-0; Paul Ellis (Goole) 34-13-0.


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