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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers




* Ancholme Championships, River Ancholme, Cake Mills, N. Lincs. Sun, 31. Geoff Walker (Scunthorpe Tackle) 9-13-0, perch on poled maggot from peg 31; Nigel Grindle (Pelham) 7-5-0; Chris Elsom (Garbolino Lincs County) 7-2-0; Col Batchelor (Grimsby) 5-15-0

* Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Sun, 35, Moat Lake. Arthur Berisford (MAP Leegem) 82-4-0, carp to double-figures, bomb and PVA bag tactics, peg 32 Outer; Ben Holmes (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 52-14-0; Gordon Gibson (Max Tackle) 46-145-0; Neil Vernon (Gainsborough) 36-10-0; Gary Mumby (Hallcroft) 35-12-0.

* Eastern Winter League, Stainforth and Keadby Canal, Thorne. Sun, 48. Dave Brooks jnr (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 18-2-0, roach, perch and skimmers , poled bloodworm, peg 185 Wykewell; Trev Galton (Mosella Selby) 16-3-0; Paul Slack (Sensas North) 14-14-0; Dave Scales (Sensas Walton) 14-13-0; Ian Littlewood (Sensas North) 14-1-0; Andy Geldart (Ultimate Barnsley Black) 13-6-0. Teams: Ultimate Barnsley Blacks 16; Mosella Selby 24; Sensas North 27; Tri-Cast Calder 28; Daiwa Dons 35; Sensas Walton 38. League: Ultimate Barnsley Blacks 7; Daiwa Dons 14; Sensas North 16; Mosella Selby 17; Sensas Walton 25; Tri-Cast Calder 26.

* Leeds DASA, River Ouse, Dunsforth to Aldwark, W. Yorks. Sun, 40. Andy Bradley (Mirfield) 3-4-0, 12 roach, feedered maggot and worm, peg 10 Dunsforth; Dean Grace (Pontefract) 3-3-0; Arthur Benstead (Pontefract) 3-2-0; Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 2-2-0; Gary Brown (Pontefract) 2-1-0.

* Mirfield, Aire and Calder Navigation, Altofts, W. Yorks. Sat, 40. Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 11-6-0, three chub plus ten roach, wagglered maggot from Stanley Ferry; Eddie Bridon (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 8-13-0; Keith Hobson (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 8-5-0; Norman Thewliss (Mirfield) 7-12-0; Dave Pollitt (Mirfield) 6-10-0.

* Pennine WL, Rochdale Canal, Todmorden, W. Yorks. Sun, 56. Eric Green (Matrix Halifax) 9-14-0, skimmers and roach, poled punch and caster, Derdale basin; Graham Bateman (Tri-Cast Calder) 7-7-0; Neil Burrows (Slaithwaite) 6-11-0; Andy Turner (Slaithwaite) 6-8-8; Tom Brownbill (Maver NW) 6-8-0; Boyden Krupynizky (Maver NW) 6-1-0. Teams: Matrix Halifax Red 39; Tri-Cast Calder Silver and Maver NW Black both 36. League: Maver NW Red 164; Matrix Halifax Red 145; Matrix Halifax Green 128.

* Tom’s Ponds WL, Otley, W. Yorks. Sun, 34, Ponds 1 & 2. Tim Boland (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 123-2-0, over 200 trout, top two and maggot, peg 1 Pond 1; Dave Rawson (Tackle2u) 55-6-0; Lee Bramham (Otley) 50-0-0; Andy Barker (Kippax) 41-10-0; Eddie Storey (Bob-Co) 35-8-0; Neil Rymer (Kippax) 34-4-0.

* Woodland Lakes, Carlton Miniott, N. Yorks. Sat, 38 Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech) 104-15-0, carp to 11 lb, bomb and corn, Partridge Lake peg 24; Gareth Malham (Malman Floats) 101-9-0; Tom Trenholme (Browning Quaker) 77-15-0; Ken Gollightly (Shotton) 64-12-0. Sun, 32. Dave Scatchard (York Nomads) 91-6-0, carp, maggot, 13m, Partridge 12; Dave Basnet (Woodlands Tackle) 87-10-0; Dave Horrocks (Woodlands Tackle) 79-4-0; Tom Trenholme (Browning Quaker) 77-13-0.

* Yarm, River Tees, Yarm, Cleveland. Sun, 31. Keith Ward (Shotton) 7-10-0, a bream plus skimmers, feedered worm, peg 191; Rob Emery (Shotton) 6-15-0; Brian Stobbs (Yarm) 6-12-0; Dave Hanson (Darlington Angling Centre) 5-12-0.

* York, River Ouse, Fulford. Sun, 50. Dave Armitage (Cleckheaton) 16-8-0, roach, poled maggot over groundbait; Andy Malham (Malman Floats) 6-0-0; Steve Snaith (York) 3-12-0; Trevor Price (Tang Hall MG) and Ian Fieldhouse (Tackle 2U) both 3-4-0.



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Smaller fishing match results

Bank End, Finningley, S Yorks. Sun, 28. Trevor Jordan (Bank End) 83-0-0, carp, bubbled pellet, peg 25; Paul Vardy (Bank End) 58-1-0; Keith Vardy (Bank End) 48-9-0; Martin Williams (Sheffield) 46-9-0; Matt Grove (Bank End) 42-10-0; Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 42-7-0.

Barnburgh,  Doncaster, S Yorks. Tues, 17, over-50s. Paul Brunyee (Castleford) 57-2-0, F1s, poled pellet; Les Peace (Barnburgh) 52-12-0; Denis McDonald (Barnburgh) 51-8-0; John Simms (Barnburgh) 51-0-0. Fri, 14, Top Pond. Chris Dyson (Barnburgh) 81-0-0, F1s, poled pellet; Les Peace (Barnburgh) 80-0-0; Malc Marsh (Barnburgh) 77-0-0. Sun, 21. Andy Stoner (Garbolino Elton) 113-14-0, F1s and carp, poled pellet, Top  Pond; Les Peace (Barnburgh) 108-0-0; Kev Worth (Barnburgh) 100-0-0.

Beverley, Beverley Canal, E. Yorks. Sun, 15. Dave Woods (York Tackle) 14-10-0, roach, perch, skimmers and ide, poled caster down track, peg 54; Graham Hartley (Hull Works Sports) 10-10-0; Sean Lesco (Beverley) 7-10-0.

Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Tues, 12, Moat island. Geoff Bennett (Mansfield) 45-1-0, five carp and a few skimmers, bomb & corn and pole & pellet, peg 57; Steve Butler (Maltby) 33-12-0; Paul Elliott (MAP Leegem) 21-10-0. Thurs, 31, Veterans, Bridge and Croft lakes. Arnie Payling (Peg One) 50-12-0, five carp and 20 lb of skimmers, poled pellet, peg 15 Bridge island; Ron Brooks (Sheffield) 33-12-0; Ian Donaldson (Notts) 32-12-0; Jack Hobson (Sheffield) 32-2-0; Steve Twigg (MAP Leegem) and Geoff Hiley (Mansfield) both 30-14-0. Fri, 15, Moat. Jamie Masson (Colmic Marukyu) 66-2-0, carp, poled corn and pellet, peg 67 island; Rich Teigh (Handsworth) 47-11-0; Ian Temple (Retford) 39-12-0; Pete Miles (Doncaster) 30-2-0. Sat, 26, Moat. Lee Hewison (MAP Leegem) 84-12-0, carp to 10lb, feedered corn, peg 40 island; Steve Clark (Mansfield Sensas) 72-4-0; Jamie Masson (Colmic/Marukyu) 67-2-0; Gordon Gibson (Max Tackle) 51-14-0; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 49-0-0.

Dynamite Baits Scunthorpe DAA, Tidal Trent, South Clifton, Lincs. Thurs, 20. Roly Moses (Brigg AC) 24-5-0, bream, groundbait feeder, chopped worm/caster/red maggot, peg 21; Steve Drage (Halkon Hunt) 19-11-0; Mark Booth (Goole Avengers) 11-12-0; Dave Norwood (Winterton AC) 11-12-0; Malc Firmstone (Whisby AS) 6-12-0; Dave Thornley (Matlock AC) 5-10-0. Final League: Roly Moses (Brigg AC) 94; Malc Firmstone (Whisby AS) 73; Terry Moroz (Worksop AC) 69; Dave Ashmore (Grimsby) 61; Colin Williams (Brigg AC) 52.

Garbolino Lindholme, Donny. Thurs, 18, Bonsai lake. John Allerton (Tri-Cast) 138-14-0, carp, bomb and pellet, peg 74; Steve Rothery (Daylite Baits) 106-14-0; Matt Pillay (Maver) 98-9-0; Dale Sheppard (Maver) 88-14-0. Sat, 25, Bonsai. Martin Atkinson (Leeds) 88-9-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 70; Adam Dowd (Leeds) 86-1-0; Andy Whitehouse (Scunthorpe Tackle) 83-8-0; Les Marshall (Garbolino Lindholme) 81-0-0. Sun, 18, Bonsai. Alex Docherty (Garbolino Lindholme) 88-10-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 41; Roy Palmer (Lindholme) 85-2-0; Dale Sheppard (Maver) 79-11-0; Steve Rothery (Garbolino Lindholme) 78-8-0.

Kiveton Hall, nr Sheffield. Sun, 20. Pete Ellis (Kiveton) 50-12-0, carp, bomb and meat, peg 32; Adie Pickton (Kiveton) 50-8-0; Gareth Lambert (Salford) 37-4-0; Lee Hendley (Kiveton) 35-10-0.

Mouncey League, River Ancholme, Cake Mills, N. Lincs. Sat, 28. Phil Iveson (Scunthorpe Tackle) 8-14-0, perch, poled maggot, peg 1; Graham Mumby (Scunthorpe Tackle) 8-13-0; Rich Pulford (Hull) 7-13-0; Lee Harrison (Ultimate Barnsley Blacks) 7-10-0.

Northallerton, River Swale, Northallerton. Sun, 19. Lee Furness (Selby) 0-12-0, single chub, bomb and pellet; Ian Swarbeck (Northallerton) 0-6-0; Jim Taylor (RSPS) 0-0-8.

Oaks, Sessay, N. Yorks. Tues, 18, Maple Lake. Mick Buttle (Woodlands Tackle) 61-9-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet and corn; James Woods (Oaks) 47-12-0; Mark England (Oaks) 46-2-0. Thurs, 16, Cedar. Minikin (Sonubaits) 94-13-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet; Pete Whale (Oaks) 76-4-0; Dean Smith (Matrix Bait-Tech)  64-3-0. Sat, 26, Cedar. Rob Minikin (Sonubaits) 73-3-0, carp to 4 lb, pellet, peg 45; Pete Whale (Oaks) 49-15-0; Andy Hampson (Oaks) 44-4-0. Sun, 17, Ash and Beech. Andy Hampson (Oaks) 68-9-0, carp, pellet and corn, Beech 25; Ray Singh (Garbolino Elton) 64-0-0; Phil Sellars (Woodlands Tackle) 62-8-0.

Oaktree Leisure, York. Sun, 14, Pond Four. Steve Hodson (RSPS) 72-12-0, carp to 4lb, poled pellet, peg 49; Mike Babb (Oaktree Leisure) 69-0-0; Dave Brettell (Daiwa Dons) 40-4-0.

Old Bank AC, Battyford Canal, Mirfield, W. Yorks. Wed, 15. Owen Jackson (Matrix Halifax) 7-14-0, roach to punch at 6m and perch on worm at 12m, basin peg; Tom Barlow (Maver NW) 7-10-0; Steve Webster (Tri-Cast Calder) 6-2-0.

Phoenix and Parkgate WL. Ravenfield Ponds. Sun, 21. Dave Griffiths 14-10-0, five ide plus roach and perch, poled maggot, peg 63; Harry Booth 7-12-0; Barry Heapey 4-10-0; Don Senior and Neil Gabbitas both 4-0-0 (all Phoenix and Parkgate).

Rotherham UAF Autumn League, River Don, Sprotborough, S. Yorks. Sun, 18. Wayne Bartholomew (Steel City) 4-2-0, two skimmers plus bits, feedered maggot, peg 25; Ian Turner (Worksop) and James Cameron (Clay Lane) both 2-12-0; Jack Evason (Rotherham) 2-8-0; Jamie Harrison (Sheffield) 2-7-0; Brian Haigh (Tippers) 2-6-0. League: Joe Murray (Maltby) 40; James Cameron 32; Brian Haigh 24; Jack Evason 23.

Thornaby, River Tees, Croft, Cleveland. Sun, 26. Russ Willis (Thornaby) 4-6-0, lone chub, bomb and cheese, peg 74; Graham Ellison (Thornaby) 1-7-0; Ken Close (Darlington) 0-8-0.

Viking Fishery, Pollington, E. Yorks. Sat, 18, Deer Pond. Garth Sykes (Viking) 71-0-0, carp, poled bread and pellet, peg 3; Chris Watson (Ackworth) 65-11-0; Jason Humphries (Leeds) 52-3-0; Dave Cheetham (Frenzee) 45-0-0.

Woodhouse Grange,  Doncaster, S Yorks. Wed, 10. Heron. Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 46-13-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 39; Ken Talbot (Doncaster) 43-10-0; Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 31-4-0. Thurs, 8. Kingfisher. Ian Taylor (Cats and Dogs) 139-12-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 7; Keith Sanders (Woodhouse Grange) 129-12-0. Sat, 14, Kingfisher. Stef Huntington (Goole) 111-4-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 7; Ken Talbot (Doncaster) 57-0-0; Eddie Ellis (Goole) 40-14-0. Sun, 12, Heron. Tony Ainley 47-1-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 19; Graham Martin (Sheffield) 26-5-0; Eddie Ellis (Goole) 20-14-0.



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