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



* Angling Trust Riverfest Qualifier, River Tees, Yarm to Bowesfield, Co. Durham. Sat, 60. Kev Weighell (DH Angling) 26-8-0, skimmers, feedered maggot, pegged at Bowesfield; Steve Webster (Mirfield) 22-10-0; Craig Robinson (York Tackle) 22-8-0; Richard Vaughan (Sheffield) 18-2-0; Stan Haigh (Angler’s World Holidays), Andy Dargue (Mosella Quaker) and Steve Newns (KL Tackle) all 17-9-0. Qualifiers: Kev Weighell, Craig Robinson, Stan Haigh.

* Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Sun, 42, Moat outer and Bridge lakes. Craig Owen (Parkgate Angling) 175-1-0, 28 carp to 12 lb, pellet and meat at 13m, peg 62 Moat outer; Gordon Gibson (MAX Tackle) 172-3-0; Dave Dare (Marukyu) 168-12-0; John Green (Parkgate Angling) 165-5-0; Bob Poole (Maver Bag’em) 149-12-0.

* Leeds DASA, River Ouse, Hunters Lodge to Linton, North Yorks. Sun, 68. Peter Hyde (Aireborough) 14-8-0, a bream plus skimmers, feeder, peg 228; Paul Bennett (Tackle 2U) 12-0-0; Dean Grace (Pontefract) 10-12-0; Ian Exley (Daiwa Dons) 9-9-0; Jodie Bywell (Aireborough) 9-2-0; Scott Lister (Mosella Quaker) 8-8-0.

* Northern Superleague, Woodlands, Carlton Minniot, North Yorks. Sun, 64, Skylark, Kestrel, Curlew and Wagtail lakes. Johnny Maddison (Mosella Quaker) 211-4-0, 32 carp, pellet, Wagtail peg 7; Dave Basnet (Mosella Quaker) 145-0-0; Josh Newton (Mosella Quaker) 134-12-0; Phil Noble (North Ormesby Institute) 132-4-0; Derick Fox (Maver Newman Scotts) 117-7-0; Ryan Barker (Maver Newman Scotts) 112-0-0. Teams: Mosella Quaker 44, Maver Newman Scotts 42; Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre 39. League: Mosella Quaker 213; Maver Newman Scotts 205; Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre 191.





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