Here are the Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year Qualifiers, Sep 6/7 - tables are exclusively in the magazine plus we reveal monthly winner! There's some terrific match fishing content in Angler's Mail this week, including what you see in the trailer below...

* Bank End, Finningley, S. Yorks. Sun, 33. Dean Foster (Kerfoots Tackle) 143-13-0, carp, waggler and pellet, peg 21; Matt Grove (Bank End) 110-2-0; Dave Porritt (Doncaster) 107-8-0; Mark Kettle (Bank End) 104-3-0; Keith Vardy (Bank End) 101-7-0; Alan Barker (Garbolino Elton) 100-6-0.

* Calder League, Round 5, River Calder, Mirfield, West Yorks. Sun, 64. Steve Newns (KL Tackle) 26-0-0, roach on waggler and maggot, Pear Tree; Trevor Hewitt (Punky’s 8) 25-6-0; John Mills (Mirfield) 20-12-0; Steve Raper (Mirfield) 20-1-0; Glen Lawrence (Drennan Barnsley Blacks) 19-12-0; Tony Earnshaw (Drennan Barnsley Blacks) 18-9-0. Teams: Drennan Barnsley Blacks 37; Mirfield 35; Willy Worms 32. League: Mirfield 29; Drennan Barnsley Blacks 27.5; Punky’s 8 27

* Daiwa Hallcroft, Retford, Notts. Paul Elliott (Leegem) 109-14-0, 16 carp to 10 lb, poled worm over pellet and hemp, peg 50 Moat island; Steve Clark (Mansfield) 104-12-0; Steve Shepherd (Leegem) 91-1-0; Steve Quibell (Hallcroft) 88-14-0; Daz Oldham (Maltby) 87-12-0.

* Leeds, River Aire, Beal, North Yorks. Sat, 40. Arthur Benstead (Pontefract) 22-11-0, roach and perch, 10m whip and maggot, peg 163; Ian Bates (Leeds) 19-5-0; Martyn Highe (Mirfield) 19-3-0; Denis White (Drennan Barnsley Blacks) 17-8-0; Chris Burton (Tadcaster) 16-13-0.

* Northallerton, River Swale, Scruton, N. Yorks. Sat, 30. Kev Weighell (DH Angling) 21-10-0, six chub, bomb and caster, peg 44; Graham Skirrey (Maver) 18-10-0; Terry Morgan (Aireborough) 8-8-0; John Martin (Ripon) 7-3-0.

* Oaks, Sessay, North Yorks. Sun, 32. Luke Hawksworth (Daiwa Cleveland Angling) 191-11-0, carp to 3 lb, pellet at 3m, Beech peg 25; Andy Lumb (Oaks) 165-4-0; Paul Fletch (Woodlands Tackle) and Adam Richards (Browning) both 161-14-0.

* River Tees Championships, River Tees, Yarm, Co. Durham. Sun, 51. Geoff Douglas (Yarm) 28-10-0, a bream and 20 skimmers, feedered redworm, peg 148; Paul Jackson (Yarm) 21-12-0; Graham Jones (Maver Newman Scotts) 18-1-0; Martin Robson (Mosella Quaker) 15-2-0; Richie Bezemer (Daiwa Cleveland Angling Centre) 14-7-0.

* Woodhouse Grange, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun, 38, Heron Lake. Tony Reeves (Cats and Dogs) 86-7-0, carp on poled pellet, peg 32; Steve Clegg (Woodhouse Grange) 78-1-0; Andy Laverack (Woodhouse Grange) 74-2-0.

* Woodlands, Carlton Minniot, North Yorks. Sat, 47. Mick Herrington (Garbolino Lindholme) 146-9-0, carp, pellet up in’t water at 14m, Partridge Lake peg 36; George Webb (Daiwa Cleveland Angling) 142-0-0; Ian Exley (Daiwa Dons) 110-6-0; Vince O’Connor (Woodlands Tackle) 109-0-0.


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