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...

* Bannister House, Preston, Lancs. Sun, 30. Lee Murphy (Ted Carter Preston) 81-4-0, carp to 5 lb, pellet and corn, 16m, peg 49; Allan Rogers (Gilders) 80-0-0; Simon Shepherd (Ted Carter Preston) 74-8-0; Dominic Hunt (Paddiham Angling) 66-0-0; Phil Cookson (Elton Tackle) 50-0-0; Les Jones (Gilders Tackle) 47-0-0.

* Blundell’s, nr. Warrington. Cheshire. Sat, 33, rover, East, Ash and Trio lakes. Rob Parker (Warrington Tackle and Gun) 102-6-0, carp and F1s, pellet shallow, 7m, peg 21 Trio; Dave Swain (Garbolino/Dynamite Baits) 82-14-0; Lee Clancy (Leigh Tackle and Bait) 81-3-0; Kevin Marler (Tight Lines Shaw) 79-9-0.

* Bradshaw Hall, Bolton, Lancs. Sun, 39. Lee Thornton (Middy Bag’em) 70-14-0, tench and F1s, pellet shallow, 12m and 4m, peg 7 Lake 9; Graham Barwell (Tong Moor) 53-4-0; Josh Turnbull (Fisherman’s Way Bury) 47-6-0; Mick Booth (Tri-Cast Highfield) 46-7-0.

* Brookside, Warrington, Cheshire. Sun, 34, Snake and Willow lakes. Andy Butler (Mosella) 70-10-0, silvers and F1s, pellet, 10m, peg 39; Ross Whiteman (Cheshire Angling)  69-4-0; Steve Carrier (Widnes AC) 68-2-0; Neil Rogerson (Widnes AC) 64-1-0; Mark Plevin (Lionel’s) 60-8-0.

* Hanchurch Fisheries, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffs. Sat (Aug 31), 30, Model Canal. Paul Shone (Cudmore) 57-14-0, carp, pellet; John Rowley (Hanchurch) 47-12-0; Andy Everill (Stockies) 41-14-0; A. Milly (Hanchurch) 41-0-0.

* Heronbrook Fisheries, Slindon, Staffs. Sun, 67. Dave Childs (Rugeley) 195-10-0, carp to 10 lb, pellet at 20m, Island peg 20; Jason Brown (Maver Midlands/Bag’em) 161-0-0; Harry Rushton (Team Cudmore) 137-8-0; Tony Weightman (Ted Carter Southport) 116-0-0; Sean Barber (Maver Midlands) 115-12-0; Andy Moors (Maver Pickerings) 110-10-0.

* Izaak Walton Stafford WL, Shropshire Union Canal, Little Onn, Staffs. Sun, 78. Dave Richards (Four Ashes AC) 33-12-0, 8 chub & 15 skimmers, poled worm, caster and maggot, Cables peg D1; Jason Evans (Browning West Midlands) 18-4-12; Lewis Breeze (Drennan NW) 12-0-0; Sam Rushton (Mosella Bait-Tech) 11-14-14; Dean Williams (Team Eclipse) 11-5-12; Perry Follows (Team Eclipse) 10-5-1. Teams: Team Eclipse 61; Maver Midlands 54; Shakespeare Superteam 54; Drennan NW 52; Wolverhampton AA VDE 52; Browning Lifestyle Red 44.

* Northwich WL, River Weaver, Northwich, Cheshire. Sun, 45. Ian Belfield (Vale Royal Angling) 16-12-0, bream and skimmers, maggot and worm, 11m, peg 1 at Hunts Lock; Keith Smith (Edgeley Sport) 14-14-0; Kevin Simpson (Vale Royal Angling) 14-8-0; Alex Clegg (Old and Young) 12-3-0; John Warburton (Rudd Heath) 11-10-0. Teams: Vale Royal Angling 39; Vale Royal Red 37; Gloworms 29; Old and Young 28.

* Partridge Lakes, Culcheth, Cheshire. Sat, 57, Covey. Andy Bennett (Daiwa Guru Bait-Tech) 99-5-0, F1s, maggot shallow, 8m, peg 130; Lee Harrison (Daiwa Barnsley Blacks) 96-9-0; Keith Leatherbarrow (St. Helens Angling) 90-4-0; Andy Middleton (Grafton Angling) 77-13-0; Gaz Paulet (Partridge Lakes) 77-13-0; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 70-7-0. Sun, 75, Covey. Steve Openshaw (Lingmere) 91-7-0, F1 carp, worm at 3m, peg 65; Daz Shaw (Maver NW) 87-11-0; Steve Finnety (Partridge) 70-13-0; Rob Pelling (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 65-5-0; Colin Mayor (Drennan NW) 63-9-0; Mick Barlow (Ashton Angling) 62-5-0.

* St. Helens AA Cancer Research, Carr Mill Dam, Merseyside. Sun, 96. Martin Ormrod (Bolton AC) 34-15-0, bream and skimmers, worm and maggot, bread feeder, peg 91; Gedd Rigby (St. Helens AA) 25-15-0; Mac Stevens (Ausie’s Tackle) 25-14-0; Steve May (St. Helens AA) 24-9-0; Gareth Lambert (Salford) 23-13-0; Mark Tallon (Farnworth Tackle and Bait) 21-3-0.

* Wigan DAA, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Parbold, Lancs. Sat, 50. John Easton (LAS) 7-13-4, skimmers and roach, bread, maggot and caster, 11m, pegged at wires; Alan Crook (Maver NW) 6-9-0; Graham Mortimer (Sensas NW) 5-12-4; Carl Whalley (Sensas NW) 5-9-4; Tony Prescott (Chorley Social) 5-3-0; Anthony Marsden (Wigan MG) 4-13-12. Sun, 138, Red Lion to Saracens Head, Div. 2 National J & K sections. Neil Pittfield  (Drennan Leicester) 15-13-0, 20 skimmers and roach, red maggot and squatt, 12m, peg 700; Scott Wilding (Colin Barlow AC)13-5-8; Tommy Fairhurst (Lancashire MG) 12-8-0; Dave Chadwick (Halifax Matrix) 10-10-0; Mark Wilson (Sensas NW) 8-15-0; Alan Sager (Lancs MG) 8-4-8.


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