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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers


* Alder’s Farm Teams of Four, Aylesbury, Bucks. Sun, 40, Pines & Ash lakes. Barry Mason (Potter’s Wizards) 188-0-0, carp to 6 lb, pellet at 13m, Ash peg 6; Gary Page (Poles Apart) 155-8-0; Gary Thorpe (GOT Baits Black) 154-14-0; Tony Wynnock (Potter’s Wizards) 124-0-0; Josh Blavins (GOT Baits Red) 117-12-0; Paul Oldroyd (Chiltern MG) 116-4-0. Teams: Potter’s Wizards 35; GOT Baits Black 33; Chiltern MG 26. League: GOT Baits Black 121; Potter’s Wizards 112; Chiltern MG 111.

* Avon Valley WL Practise, Basingstoke Canal, Fleet, Hants. Sun, 50. Lawrence Glynn (Shakespeare Hansfords) 10-8-0, roach and skimmers, punch over liquidized bread down middle, pegged beside Coxsheath Bridge; Alex Clements (Milo Bordon) 9-13-0; Simon Kiefer (Milo Bordon) 6-1-8; John Wright (Allan’s Marine) 6-0-8; Toni Moretti (Browning Crowsports) 5-14-0; Ben McGrath (Milo Bordon) 5-6-8.

* Gillingham AA,  Dorset Stour, Highbridge to Catholics. Sun, 31. Pat Smith (Gillingham AA) 11-14-0, three chub, two perch and bits, stick float and maggot, hawthorns peg 26 at Stour Provost; Barry Taylor (Gillingham AA) 9-10-0; Paul Henson (Thatchers MG) 8-6-0; Joe Searle (Gillingham AA) 6-7-0; John Collings (Gillingham AA) 6-3-0; Dave Sealy (Gillingham AA) 6-0-0.

* Gold Valley Teams of Four, Ash, Hants. Sat, 31, Middle and Syndicate lakes. Andy Cornby (Odd Balls) 38-8-0, carp, bomb, pellets; Jeb Attwood (Springlakes) 38-0-0; Myles Levy (Daiwa Dorking) 37-10-0; John Light (Gold Valley) 35-7-0. Teams: Draw Bags 76-7-0; Springlakes 67-6-0; Daiwa 64-1-0. League: Daiwa, Oddballs, Dorking (JR didn’t have points for AL again).

* Gold Valley WL, Ash, Hants. Sun, 74, Gold, Middle, Bat and Syndicate lakes. John Budd (Farnborough) 59-14-0, carp, bomb, luncheon meat; Charlie Lovell (Preston Innovations Delcac) 59-0-0; Pete Arnold (Farnborough) 57-12-0; Ben Hicks (Farnborough) 52-12-0; Bradley Gibbons (Daiwa Dorking) 46-10-0; Dean Lock (Preston Innovations Delcac) 40-0-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Delcac 48; Daiwa Dorking 43; Farnborough 31. League: Preston Innovations Delcac 6; Daiwa Dorking 8; Gold Valley 15.

* Maver Kent League, Hartleylands Farm, Cranbrook, Kent. Sun, 42. Martin Trice (Sensas South East) 156-14-0, carp and silvers, poled pellet, Nick’s Lake; Richard Taylor (Sensas South East) 94-6-0; Jon Parks (Preston Innovations Delcac) 77-7-0; Graham Clifford (Maver Cardinals Red) 72-1-0; Geoff Lockwood (Sport One) 57-14-0; Simon Middleton (Preston Innovations Delcac) 50-0-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Delcac and Sensas South East both 33; Advanced Pole Repairs 25; Maver Cardinals Red 23; Sport One 21; Maver Cardinals Black 17. League: Sensas South East 195; Preston Innovations Delcac 166; Maver Cardinals Red 151; Advanced Pole Repairs 150; Maver Cardinals Black 137; Sport One 120.

* Oakwood Angling, Grand Union Canal, Three Locks, Beds. Sun, 32.Martin Foster (Maver Image) 21-5-8, skimmers, poled chopped worms, blood and casters; Andy Curless (Garbolino Black Horse) 21-5-0; Rob Dzialak (Garbolino Black Horse) 17-9-0; Dave Abbott (Team Raiders) 12-5-0; James Drakulic (Maver Image) 12-3-0; John Southgate (Sensas Oakwood) 11-10-0.

* Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, Upminster, Essex. Sun, 52. Martin Andrews (S & J Supplies) 106-10-0, maggot over micro pellet down track, carp to 15 lb, Snake peg 10; Gary Rolfe (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 96-4-0; Geoff Hughes (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 73-6-0; Eddy Feever (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 66-0-0; Tony Todd and Steve Schiniou (both Ockendon Bait & Tackle) both 59-4-0.

* Sensas Commercial House WL,  Bristol Avon, Swineford to Jack Whites. Sun, 78. Shaun Townsend (Maver Bathampton Elite) 22-0-0, roach to 4 oz, crowquill avon and caster, middle of big Ashtip field; Tim Ford (Preston Innovations Thatchers A) 18-5-0; Mark Leader (Sensas Wiltshire Angling) 17-7-0; Andy Power (Preston Innovations Thatchers B) 16-2-0; Nicky Johns (Maver Bathampton Invincible) 14-6-0; Martyn Davies (Sensas Cardiff Nomads) 13-7-0. Teams, Div A: Maver Bathampton Elite 30; Preston Innovations Thatchers A 29; Maver Bathampton Invincible 26; Preston Innovations Thatchers B 24. League: Preston Innovations Thatchers A 25; Preston Innovations Thatchers B 22.5; Maver Bathampton Elite 21; Maver Bathampton Invincible 17. Div B: D & W Builders 28; Frys 25; Premier Angling Thornbury 23; Premier Angling Chippenham 19. League: Premier Angling Thornbury and Frys both 19; D & W Builders 16; Maver Cadbury Angling 15.5.

* Sussex WL Practice, Monk Lakes, Staplehurst, Kent. Sun, 44, Lakes Two and Three. Barry Upperton (Roaches) 127-4-0, carp and F1s, long poled meat, corn and pellet, peg 112; John Coster (Bowlers) 124-0-0; Terry Molloy (Garbolino Banstead) 96-0-0; Jim Wilson (Ockendon Bait and Tackle) 79-10-0; Jim McDowell (Monk Lakes) 72-0-0; John Gladwin (Preston Innovations Delcac) 68-0-0.

* Upper Thames WL, Kennet and Avon Canal, Brimslade and Farmers, Wilts. Sun, 60. Steve Long (Garbolino Blackmoor Vale) 11-13-0, perch, poled casters; Daniel Smith (Daiwa Gordon League) 11-6-0; Paul Waddington (Daiwa Gordon League) 8-10-0; Derek Jarman (Maver Lobby’s) 8-7-0; Dave Micklewright (Daiwa Gordon League) 7-14-0; Adam Carter (Devizes MG) 7-6-0. Teams: Daiwa Gordon League 44; Devizes MG 42; Garbolino Blackmoor Vale 41. League: Daiwa Gordon League 7; Garbolino Blackmoor Vale 11; Swindon Talisman,  Browning Andover and Devizes MG all 21; Maver Lobby’s 24.

* White Acres Silvers League, Jennys, Sycamore, Pollawyn and Trelawney pools, Newquay, Cornwall. Sun, 48. Andy Dare (Garbolino Bolingey) 56-14-0, skimmers and F1s, pellet and maggot, 14m, peg 18 Jennys; Roy Booth (Barns) 46-0-0; Ian Hudson (Bristol) 44-8-0; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 42-4-0; Harry Billing (Garbolino) 37-13-0; Skip McCabe (White Acres) 27-10-0.




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Smaller fishing match results

Back Arun, Arundel, West Sussex. Sun, 18, Carp Lake. Paul Romaniuk (Back Arun) 50-0-0, carp, poled red maggot, peg 20; Bruce Goulding (SAS Chichester) 22-0-0; Jim Robinson (Back Arun) 17-8-0; Alec Bicknall (Back Arun) 16-8-0; John Money (JSA) 15-8-0.

Bait-Tech Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Sat, 19. Campbell and Cary. Luke Sorokin (Frenzee SW) 158-10-0, carp on waggler and maggot, peg 125 Campbell; Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 155-7-0; Steve Denmead (Team Keyfords) 133-5-0; Gary O’Shea (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 92-14-0. Silvers: Nige Easton (Langport) 9-2-0.

Bathampton AA, Over 55’s and Disabled, Hunstrete Lakes, Somerset. Thurs, 28, Withy Pool. Bob Price (Bristol) 39-8-0, four carp, margin pole, peg 35; Charlie Barnes (Bristol) 37-11-0; Alan Jones (Bristol) 20-6-0; Paul Dicks (Bristol) 18-14-0; Chris Rolfe (Bristol) 18-3-0; Mike Nicholls (Silverfox) 18-1-0. Silvers: Chris Rolfe 18-3-0.

Blind Lane, Stock, Essex. Sat, 10. Tony Cheeeseman (Colmic) 47-0-0; Alan Hart (Harlow) 38-0-0; Bill Walker (Bill’s Tackle) 36-4-0.
BK Fisheries, St. Erth, Cornwall, Sun, 8, Billy’s Pool. Sam Bawden (BK Fisheries) 71-14-0, carp to 5 lb, poled pellet, peg 30; Tony Jose (BK Fisheries) 67-8-0; Chris Symons (BK Fisheries) 50-9-0.

Colemans Cottage, Witham, Essex. Tues, 21. Sid Neal (Colemans) 144-0-0, carp to 4 lb, long  pole & 5m, Wood Lake peg 16; Gavin Bridge (Cariers) 125-8-0; Glen Cousins (Ipswich) 113-8-0; Peter Binks (Walton on the Naze) 109-0-0; Jim Trew (Matchpack) 82-8-0. Sun, 10. Jeff Church (Matchpack) 117-0-0, Pathfield Lake peg 18; Peter Binks (Walton on the Naze) 98-0-0; Gary Upjohn (Cariers) 96-0-0.
Essex Veterans, Oakford Farm, Chelmsford, Essex. Wed, 12. Tony Cheeseman (Colmic) 38-0-0, carp, maggot, middle lake peg 11; John Sycamore (Braintree) 28-0-0; Barry Bennett (Watersiders) & Ken Rolfe (Bill’s Tackle) both 23-0-0.
Framfield Park, Spring Lake, Sussex. Wed, 23. Mark Parrett (Carp Shop) 158-6-0, carp, bomb and maggot; Alan Stewart (Hemmings Tackle) and Eddie Green (Prime Angling) both 92-11-0; Antonio Poynter (Faulkners) 64-10-0; Keith Harper (Rudgwick) 62-4-0.

Godalming, Marsh Farm, Surrey. Wed, 7. Steve Moore (Apollo AC) 5-4-0, tench & crucians, poled casters.

Guildford Angling Centre, Furnace Lakes, Surrey. Wed, 15, Silvers, Small Pond. Stuart Williams (Moor House Farm) 28-4-0, skimmers, long pole, pellets and groundbait, island peg; Giovanni Barbato (Guildford Angling Centre) 17-2-0; Stevie Gardener (Milo) 14-4-0; Dave Carter (Guildford Angling Centre) 9-10-0.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wilts. Sat, 9, Match Lake. Dick Young (Ivy House) 5-2-0, one carp, feeder and worm, peg 18. Silvers: Elick Payne (Ivy House) 3-8-0. Sun, 14. Match lake. Xmas match. Chris Cotterell (Ivy House) 25-13-0, four carp on waggler and maggot, peg 24; Andy Lord (Ivy House) 5-12-0; Chris Derrick (Ivy House) 4-4-0. Silvers: Andy Lord 5-12-0.

Mid Cornwall Fishery. Thurs, 6. Joans lake. Christina Booth (Barns) 13-0-0, four carp on poled pellet, peg 8.

Monk Lakes, Staplehurst, Kent. Sat, 18, Silvers, Bridges Lake. Mark Allingham (Nick’s Tackle) 31-0-0, waggler and maggot, peg 31; Jim Wilson (Ockendon Bait and Tackle) 23-8-0; Kevin Pack (Milo Bordon) 21-8-0; Jay Lay (Maver Cardinals) 20-0-0; Andy Silver (Sport One) 16-0-0.

Shiplate Farm, Weston Super Mare. Sun, 24. Hawthorns and Westpool. Tim Lewis (Shiplate) 87-9-0, carp, corn at 13m in both margins, peg 9 Hawthorns; Paul Chapman (Shiplate) 64-6-0; Andy France (Maver Cadbury Angling) 61-8-0; Dave Cockayne (Shiplate) 60-12-0; Russ Peck (Thatchers) 47-12-0; Pete Sivell (Frys) 47-8-0.

Tylers Common, Brentwood, Essex. Sat, 26. Graham Dack (Middy) 111-2-0, 33 carp, long poled maggot, Horseshoe peg 16; Keith Wilder (Tylers Common) 74-4-0; Nick Darke (Got Baits) 74-0-0; Ross Harold (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 55-8-0; John Hunt (Brentwood Angling) 51-2-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hants. Wed, 9, over-50s, middle lake. John Ward (Army) 10-4-0, carp, poled maggots. Fri, 15, over-50s WL, small lake. Gary Smith (Catch 22) 17-6-0, carp & F1s, poled pellets; Brian Stephens (Willow Park) 11-10-0; Larry Flynn (Army) 8-0-0. Sat, 24, WL. David Lewis (Milo Bordon Youth) 44-4-0, carp, poled maggots; Mark Burroughs (Section 8) 38-12-0; Paul Garrett (Section 8) 24-7-0; Simon Duke (Willow Black) 21-8-0. Teams: Willow Bits 20; Milo Bordon Youth 17; Section 8 16. League: Milo Bordon Youth 70; Willow Bits 61; Willow Black 59.

Wylands, Battle, East Sussex. Sun, 14, Old Snake. Tony Guillan (Wylands) 62-2-0, carp, poled maggot to weed patch, peg 14; Chris Pope (Tenterden A.C.) 61-2-0; Anthony Page (Wylands) 45-12-0; Ron Newman (Wylands) 34-2-0; Carlton Easter (Iden Wood Fishery) 34-0-0.





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