Here are the Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year Qualifiers - tables are exclusively in the magazine! This week the new Rivers table is revealed. There's some terrific match fishing content in Angler's Mail this week, including what you see in the trailer below...

* Bannister House, Preston, Lancs. Sun, 36. Stuart Almond (Jassel NW) 62-4-0, common carp to 6 lb, pellet and maggot, 15m and down edge, peg 38; Bill Dowd (Preston) 58-8-0; Paul Bottomley (Coppull Angling Centre) 57-12-0; Paul Eckersall (Elton Tackle) 46-4-0; Alan Bruce (Ray’s Tackle) 38-4-0; Gary Fletcher (St. Helens) 36-4-0.

* Blundell’s, nr. Warrington, Cheshire. Sat, 30, Rover. Mike Hall (Ron’n’Reel) 174-7-0, carp and F1s, pellet full depth at 4m, peg 7 Trio Lake; Cliff Noble (Stalybridge Angling Supplies)  113-12-0; Martin Kaye (Garbolino Elton) 100-15-0; Karl Webster (Urmston) 100-7-0; Graham Stokes (Tri-Cast Highfield) 88-3-0.

* Bradshaw Hall, Bolton, Lancs. Sun, 41. Lee Thornton (Middy Bag’em) 72-2-0, F1s and silver fish, pellet and paste, 12m, peg 32 Lake 8; Mick Booth (Tri-Cast) 39-15-0; Jon Jowett (Maver NW) 38-4-0; Steve Hall (Liverpool) 37-4-0.

* Brookside, Snake Pit, Cheshire. Sun, 34, Snake and Willow lakes. Dean Edwards (Fisherman’s Way) 73-8-0, F1s, mirror carp and silver fish, corn at 9m down edge, peg 5 Snake; Andy Butler (Mosella) 69-14-0; Dave Williams jnr (Fisherman’s Way) 55-6-0; John Battersby (Garbolino Elton) 44-0-0; John Shellam (Stalybridge) 43-2-0; Nick Butterworth (Cheshire Angling) 41-12-0.

* Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, Staffs. Sun, 84. Rob Pelling (Manchester) 113-5-0, F1s to 1 lb 8 oz, pellet at 13m, Meadow peg 44; James Howarth (Tri-Cast Highfield) 109-2-0; Adam Wakelin (Preston Innovations) 106-1-0; Simon Richardson (Commercial Indications) 102-14-0; Sean Barber (Maver Midlands) 92-6-0; Alex Hulmes (Matrix Stapeley) 89-15-0.

* High Heyes Farm, Eccleston, Lancs. Sat, 31, Lake 3. Chris Gorrall (Ted Carter Southport) 37-0-0, carp and F1s, sweetcorn at 13m, peg 24; Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter Preston) 33-4-0; Dave Marsh (Standish Sharks) 26-4-0; Paul Meadows (Matrix Leigh Tackle) 25-4-0.

* Jeff Moors Memorial, Cudmore Fisheries, Whitmore, Staffs. Sat, 55, Suez, Panama, Arena and Edwards pools. Shaun Hill (Maver Gold/Bag’em) 60-9-0, carp to 3 lb, ide and tench, maggot and corn at 13m and down margins, Suez peg 23; Mick Potter (Ray’s Tackle) 58-14-0; Carl Lane (Prescott Angling Supplies) 55-6-0; Neil Machin (Garbolino/Bag’em) 45-14-0; Jason Brown (Maver Gold/Bag’em) 43-3-0. £700 raised for Douglas Macmillan Hospice, Stoke.

* Meadow View, Lymm, Cheshire. Sun, 30, Lark Pool. Graham Stokes (Tri-Cast Highfield) 55-10-0, carp to 8 lb and bream to 2 lb, pellet shallow, 8m, bonus peg 39, £500; Barry Davies (Deeside Angling) 52-12-0; Colin Newton (Meadow View) 52-0-0; Dave Hancox (Team Dallam) 39-12-0.

* Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Sat, 58, Covey. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru Bait-Tech) 82-0-0, mirrors and F1s, pellet at 12m, peg 87; Micky Barlow (Mosella Garbolino) 78-15-0; Peter Tickle (St. Helens Tackle and Bait) 69-9-0; James Howarth (Tri-Cast Highfield) 65-9-0; Chris Oliver (Rochdale Angling) 63-9-0; Mike Rogerson (Preston Innovations) 60-2-0. Sun, 85, Covey. Steve Openshaw (Lingmere) 160-1-0, F1s and ide, caster shallow, 6m, peg 63; Barry Bush (Lingmere) 96-9-0; Shaun Cook (NWS/Garbolino Elton) 89-0-0; Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru Bait-Tech) 74-9-0; John Jones (Garbolino Elton) 72-14-0; Mike Hartley (St. Helens) 71-5-0.

* Roger Williamson Memorial, Rudyard Lake, Leek, Staffs. Sat, 35. Ian Henry (Crewe Match) 10-14-0, roach and perch, poled casters shallow, peg 41; Andy Baker (Tonge Moor Angling) 8-14-0; Steve Mitchell (Ted Carter Southport) 8-5-0; Jim Evans (Garbolino) 8-5-0; Dave Thomas (Crewe Match) 8-2-0; Tim Moores (TM Floats) 8-1-0. £175 raised for British Heart Foundation.

* Tommy Fairhurst 60th Birthday Mystery Pairs, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Parbold, Lancs. Sun, 57. Tommy Fairhurst (Lancs MG) 14-13-0, bream and skimmers, caster, 11m to stick ups at banana bridge; John King (Lancs MG) 12-3-0; Mick Charnley (Lancs MG) 9-7-0; Paul Hughes (Saints) 8-4-0; Carl Blurton (Maver NW) 7-12-0; Marc Ellement (Ted Carter Preston) 7-1-0. Pairs: Tommy Fairhurst/Mark Grimshaw 19-7-0; Paul Hughes/Mick Charnley 17-11-0; John King/Dean Turner 14-12-0.

* Wigan DAA, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Appley Bridge, Lancashire. Sat, 30. Steve Mayoh (Gidlow Angling) 7-6-8, bream and skimmers, red maggot, 14m, pegged in basin; Kevin Stothers (Gilders Tackle) 6-13-4; Joe Lawrence (Bolton) 6-3-0; Alan Whalley (Gidlow Angling) 5-7-0; Mark Rimmer (Lancashire MG) 5-5-8.


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