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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers


* Avon Valley Summer League, Marsh Farm, Godalming, Sun, 60. John Taylor (Tubertini South) 25-6-0, tench and skimmers, worm and caster long to island, Richardson Lake peg 14; Brian Cook (Arun Angling Black) 23-2-0; Pat Pritchard (Tubertini South) 22-3-0; Ben McGrath (Milo Borden Black) 21-3-0; Mick Doran 18-2-0; Tony Butler 16-3-0 (both Allans Marine Mates). Teams: Tubertini South 54; Arun Angling Black 46; Milo Borden Black 44; Garbolino Banstead 40; Allans Marine Mates 38; Arun Angling Red 36. League: Tubertini South 87; Milo Borden Black 77; Arun Angling Black 72; Preston Innovations Delcac 65.

* Bait Tech Spring League, Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sun, 54. Paul Elms (Avon Angling) 177-2-0, carp, waggler and short pole with meat, peg 132 Campbell; Mark Jones (Browning West Wales) 155-12-0; Bob Giles (Browning West Wales) 153-11-0; Roy Worth (Viaduct) 148-2-0; Mark Wynne (Viaduct) 133-8-0; Roland Lucas (Wiltshire Angling Centre) 128-14-0. Final League: Mike Williams (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 5, dropping 2, £300; Craig Edmunds (Avon Angling) 5, dropping 5.

* Landsend Farm, nr Bristol. Short pole. Sun, 30. Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 97-13-0, 17 carp plus a few silvers, pole and meat, peg 50 Lake 3; Shaun Townsend (Maver Bathampton) 72-10-0; Steve Wynne (Bristol PSV) 63-11-0; Mike Nicholls (Silverfox) 57-5-0; Bela Bakos (Silverfox) 56-5-0. Silvers: Matt Tomes (GOT Baits) 32-8-0.

* Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, Upminster, Essex. Sun, 55. Dave Taffs (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 111-4-0, all carp including two  of 12 lb apiece, catmeat & meat down track, Snake peg 80; Paul Hyde (Miracle Baits) 79-14-0; Dean Swift (Sonubaits) 77-14-0; Tom Seaman (Angling Direct) 70-6-0; Tony Smith(Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 69-2-0; Jay Martin (Dartford) 67-2-0.

* Southern Canal League, Grand Union Canal, Stoke Hammond to Ivinghoe, Bucks. Sun, 84. Ian Wing (Team Raiders) 25-5-0; skimmers, poled pinkies; Michael Buchwalder (Gone Fishing ) 21-4-0; Tom Webster (Team Raiders Blue) 19-12-0; Ian Drage (Northants Red) 19-7-0; Paul Abbott (Garbolino Black Horse) 19-3-0; Carl Ruditis ( Maver Milton Keynes ) 19-2-0. Teams: Team Raiders Blue 66; Gone Fishing 63; Garbolino Black Horse 58. League: Gone Fishing 117; Maver Image 102; Maver Milton Keynes 101.

* SW Super League, Gloucester Canal, Hempstead to Pilot. Sun (Jun 16), 72. Rob Skellet (Nomads) 36-7-0, bream and skimmers, groundbait feeder with maggot, end peg at Pilot; Paul Isaacs (Maver Bathampton) 30-14-0; Sam Johnson (Maver Cadbury Angling) 19-5-0; Dave Micklewright (Daiwa Gordon League) 17-4-0; Toby Parker (Maver Cadbury Angling) 14-2-0; Gary Webber (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 12-13-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Thatchers 52; Nomads 47.5; Wilts Angling 46; Daiwa Gordon League 42.

*SW Super League, Gloucester Canal, Hempstead to Pilot. Round 2. Sun, 72. Simon Hebditch (Garbolino BVMG) 31-2-0, skimmers and bream on feeder and maggot, end peg at Pilot; Steve Long (Garbolino BVMG) and Derek Jarman (Maver Lobby’s) both 19-12-0; Steve Priddle (Sensas Thyers) 18-14-0; Steve Bryan (Maver Lobby’s) 18-7-0. Teams: Sensas Thyers 56; Daiwa Gordon League 50; Maver Lobby’s 46; Maver Cadbury Angling 42. League: Sensas Thyers and Daiwa Gordon League both 92; Maver Lobby’s 86.5; Preston Innovations Thatchers 86; Maver Cadbury Angling 84.

* Tyler’s Common, Brentwood, Essex. Sat, 32. Ross Harold (Angling Direct) 296-12-0, 70 carp to 8 lb, meat in margins, Horseshoe lake peg 4; Alec Roberts (Middy) 220-3-0; Gary Ford (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 170-0-0; Billy Reynolds jnr (Bait-Tech) 142-4-0; Ricky Spence (Browning Wickford) 127-7-0; Martin Armfield (Maver Image) 112-4-0.


Other match fishing results

A12 Cuton Lakes, Chelmsford, Essex. Thurs, 16, Match Lake. Alan Luetchford (Monk Lakes) 58-2-0, skimmers, pole, chopped worms; Bill Walker (Bill’s Tackle) 52-10-0; Bob Davies (Browning Wickford) 44-0-0.

Alders Farm, Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, Sun. Pines Lake, 21. Mark Dickens (Chiltern Baits) 120-7-0, carp to 5 lb, poled maggot, peg 29; Steve Potter (Bagem Baits) 113-1-0; Nick Darke (GOT Baits) 111-6-0; Josh Blavins (GOT Baits) 102-4-0; Nick Wooding (Alders Farm) 92-2-0; Andy Gregory (Milo Bordon) 91-8-0.

Avon Angling, Landsend Farm. Sun, 20. Martin McMahon (Avon Angling) 54-4-0, 8 carp on waggler and pellet shallow, peg 59; Dean Malin (Dynamite Baits) 35-6-0; Steve Seagar (Maver Veals) 33-10-0; Richard Coles (Bridgwater) 31-12-0; Nicky Collins (Global Angling) 24-15-0; Mike West (Landsend) 21-7-0.

Bait Tech Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Wed, 20. Campbell. Glen Bailey (Maver Bathampton) 174-5-0, carp on 5m pole and meat, peg 112; Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 167-2-0; Mike Nicholls (Silverfox) 158-10-0; Dean Malin (Dynamite Baits) 154-13-0; Alex Murray (Mosella) 150-2-0; Nicky Ewers (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 148-15-0. Silvers: Dan White (Viaduct) 36-7-0. Costcutter. Thur, 28. Campbell and Cary. Scott Russell (Tackle UK) 190-0-0, carp on pole and meat, peg 121 Campbell; Tim Ford (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 153-15-0; Mike Nicholls (Silverfox) 131-4-0; Glen Bailey (Maver Bathampton) 126-7-0; Shep Sheppard (RN & RM) 117-6-0; Paul Greenwood (Viaduct) 110-12-0. Silvers: Paul Greenwood 49-11-0. Cancer Research Charity open. Sat, 16. Cary. Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 159-2-0, carp on bomb and pellet, peg 97; Roy Worth (Viaduct) 134-4-0; Paul Homewood (Team Jinx) 96-1-0; Jim Morrison (Viaduct) 77-8-0. Silvers: John Green (Thatchers Tackle) 44-11-0.

Bathampton AA, Over 55’s and Disabled. Hunstrete, Bridge pool. Thur, 21. Mike Jones (Claverham) 113-4-0, 13 carp to 14-8-0 on pole and meat in the margins, peg 18; Bob Warren (Bristol) 108-14-0; Chris Rolfe (Portishead) and Dave Haines (Bristol) both 80-6-0; Terry Bruton (Thatchers Tackle) 77-14-0; Terry Church (Bristol) 58-12-0. Silvers: Rich Coles (Bridgwater) 14-12-0.

BK Fisheries, St Erth, Cornwall , Sun. Bills Pool, silver fish, 16. Stuart Bratt (BK Fisheries) 25-10-0 mainly roach plus a few skimmers, poled caster and maggot, peg 10; Sam Broomhead (Sheffield) 19-10-0; Bill Knott (BK Fisheries) 18-12-0; Oliver Salamat (Sheffield) 16-4-0; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 14-14-0; Adrian Holland (BK Fisheries) 12-2-0.

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Chard AC, Perry St Pond, Somerset. Sun, 20. Steve Bush (Chard) 92-8-0, carp on poled worm, peg 10; Alan Gage (Chard) 49-0-0; Paul Blake (Chard) 44-14-0; Graham Pepper (Taunton) 34-14-0. Silvers: Andy Winters (Chard) 9-0-0.

Colemans Cottage, Witham, Essex. Tues, 25. Phil Pasiera (Browning Wickford) 131-0-0, long pole & margins, 6mm pellet, Pathfield lake peg 29; Frank Thomas (Browning Wickford) 86-0-0; Pat Cooper (Cariers) 84-0-0; Gavin Bridge (Cariers) 80-0-0; Trevor Hayden (Matchpack Angling Direct) 70-0-0; Bruce Welfare(Bowlers) 69-0-0. Sat,14. Bernie Fraser (Colemans) 186-0-0, 80 lb of barbel, rest carp to 4 lb, 6mm pellet, margins, peg 14 Wood; Jeff Church (Matchpack Angling Direct) 153-0-0; Scott Jones (Marukyu) 149-8-0; Peter Binks (Walton on the Naze) 140-0-0; Taylor Thorpe (Bait-Tech) 134-8-0; Tony Lee (DH Floats) 120-0-0.

Garbolino Bolingey, White Acres residents match.Fri, 25. J. Vernon 141-8-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 36; A Longton 117-2-0; Kev Baxter (Mosborough Tackle) 114-2-0.

Gillingham AA, Summer Shield. Broadlands Snake, Hants. Sun, 26. Kev Harvey (Gillingham AA) 37-4-0, skimmers and bream, poled maggot and caster; Rob Manns (Garbolino BVMG) 32-0-0; Mike Trevis (Gillingham AA) 30-2-0; Dave Sealy (Gillingham AA) 27-7-0; Rob Randall (Garbolino BVMG) 26-2-0; Mark Leslie (Gillingham AA) 24-4-0. Sat, 15,  Juniors: Lodden Lake. Ryan Kiernan 15-4-0, bream, poled corn and maggot, peg 14; Paddy Bendall 10-0-0; Gabriel Bell 7-8-0.

Godalming, Marsh Farm, Surrey. Wed, 13. Nobby Cooper (Apollo) 64-4-0, tench and skimmers, pole and casters; Dave Lewis (Milo Bordon ) 36-0-0; Derek White (Electricians ) 35-0-0.

Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Tue, 10. Ian Sutton (Iffers) 79-0-0, carp, pole and corn, peg 31; Martin Porter (Marukyu Hereford) 70-12-0; Andy Partridge (Spro) 59-8-0; Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 55-12-0. Fri, 8. Ian Sutton (Iffers) 81-4-0, carp, poled corn in margins, peg 36; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 76-4-0; Martin Porter (Marukyu Hereford) 57-8-0. Sun, 16. Andy Dare (Garbolino Bolingey) 90-12-0, carp, pole and corn in margins, peg 23; Mick Powell (Gwinear) 82-12-0; Skip McCabe (Gwinear) 73-8-0; Andy Partridge (Spro) 70-12-0.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wilts. Sat, 12. Match lake. Alan Smith (Ivy House) 45-6-0, 2 carp plus silvers on pole and maggot, peg 24; Paul Connor (Ivy House) 35-12-0; Joe Thompson (Ivy House) 32-6-0. Silvers: Alan Smith 32-6-0. Sun, 13. Old and New Canal. Ryan Shipp (Westerleigh) 28-6-0, one carp plus silvers on pole and caster, peg 3 New Canal; Paul Dressler (Ivy House) 25-0-0; Dick Young (Ivy House) 22-3-0. Silvers: Ryan Shipp 19-5-0.

KC Angling, River Thames, Moseley. Mon, 10. Mark Lindsey (Weybridge Guns and Tackle) 1-8-0, two eels, poled maggot.

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Kingston Rodbenders, River Thames, Kingston. Thurs, 24. Gary Offen (Molesey ) 41-3-0, bream, feeder and maggots; Andy Rogers (Guildford Angling) 18-0-0; Brian Wallin (Free Spirit) 15-6-0; Jimmy Archer (KC Angling) 11-9-0.

Maver Cardinals, River Rother, Blackwall down, Kent. Sat, 12. Jay Lay (Maver Cardinals) 13-4-0, two bream, hybrids and roach, maggot over worm and crumb at 11m, downstream end peg; Paul Udell (Maver Cardinals) 7-6-0; Nick Hyde (Maver Cardinals) 5-3-0.

MBK Leisures, Coloured Ponds, Rake , Sussex , Thurs. 12. Dave Steer (MBK Leisures) 139-4-0, carp, poled sweetcorn and pellet; Matt Barnett (Milo Bordon) 114-8-0; Tom Arnot (MBK Leisures) 86-14-0; Matt Dummer (MBK Leisures) 86-4-0; Gavin McKenzie (MBK Leisures) 53-8-0. Sat. Junior Open, 23. 13 – 16 year olds: David Blackman (Hambledon) 40-12-0, carp, poled pellet and sweetcorn; Sam Wilmott (Portsmouth) 13-0-0; Cameron Thorn (Alton) 12-4-0. 9 – 12 year olds: Karter Whittock (Froyle) 22-0-0; Nathan Blackwell (Farnborough) 15-8-0; Casey Standen (Southsea) 14-0-0; Under – 9s: Max Spiers (Petersfield) 21-4-0; Tobias Sanders (Clanfield) 13-2-0; Adam Dummer (Fernhurst) 12-12-0.

Oxford and District, River Thames, Medley. Sun, 27. Bobby Stuart (Isis) 36-0-0, bream, feeder and worms, undisclosed peg; Mark Taylor (Chipping Norton) 21-12-0; Steve Waters (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 16-2-0; Geoff Lewingdon (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 9-8-0.

Redbridge Silverfish Lakes, East London. Thurs, 13. P. Storan (Redbridge) 20-12-0; R. Morris (Redbridge) 18-4-0; Andy Griffiths (Team Raiders) 17-2-0. Sat, 22. Gordon Bullock (Redbridge Lakes) 18-4-0, rudd and chub to shallow caster plus a few skimmers on pellet; Big Gal Eales (Sensas Oakwood) 16-4-0; D. Paterson (JB Tackle) 16-0-0. Sun, 18. Paul Storan (Redbridge) 22-12-0, pole & feeder, caster; Epi Griffiths (Team Raiders) 18-8-0; Stevie Arno (Terrapins) 16-10-0.

Shiplate Farm, Weston Super Mare. Sun, 20. Hawthorns. Tim Lewis (Shiplate) 61-0-0, carp on pole with pellet and paste, peg 2; Steve Howell (Shiplate) 43-12-0; John Page (Shiplate) 33-12-0.

Trewaters, Nr Truro, Cornwall. White Acres residents. Tues, 20. P Morris 69-4-0, carp on pole and pellet, peg 29; G Swan 59-12-0; Kev Baxter (Mosborough Tackle) 59-10-0.

White Acres, Newquay, Cornwall. Mon, 54. Twin Oaks, Trelawney and Acorn. Ian Fisk (Complete Angler) 139-1-0, carp on pole and pellet shallow, peg 15 Twin Oaks; Martin Williams (Sheffield) 85-12-0; Paul Duffy (Trafford Angling) 77-11-0; Kev Baxter (Mosborough Tackle) 68-9-0; Ian Sutton (Iffers) 67-14-0; Ian Cooper (St Francis AC) 67-1-0. Wed, 59. Paul Wilcox (Carpenters Arms) 103-3-0, carp on waggler and pellet, peg 18 Twin Oaks; Dave Moore (Team SAS) 58-7-0; Connor Clark (Matchmen Notts) 55-12-0; Jason King (Bridgwater) 53-1-0; Joe Cartwright (Ashton Angling) 50-8-0; Andy Regan 46-12-0. Marukyu Rover. Thur, 108. Ian Fisk (Complete Angler) 120-0-0, carp on long pole and pellet, peg 29 Trelawney; Phil Morris (Godalming) 112-5-0; Ian Sutton (Iffers) 101-14-0; Tony Corbett (Wyhall Legers) 100-6-0; Andy Fanthom (Matlock) 97-12-0; Dave Thompson (Kerfoots) 96-1-0. Ladies: Claire Hollis 22-8-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hants. Wed, 20, over-50s, Middle lake. Rod Carroll (Farnham Angling) 37-8-0, four carp, pellet waggler; John Ward (Willow Park) 12-4-0; Dave Winterbourne (Harefield Tackle) 11-4-0; Reg Blenkinsopp (Willow Park) 11-4-0. Sat, 18, Small Lake. Ken Russell (Browning Crowsports) 36-10-0, carp, poled paste; Chris Love (Willow Park) 28-4-0; Dougie Graves (Willow Park) 25-8-0.

Wylands International Angling Centre, Battle, East Sussex, Sun, 10, Old Snake Lake. Robert Ware (Wylands) 53-14-0, paste over hemp and Marukyu; Mick Wells (Sensas South East) 50-14-0; Roy Liddle (Wylands) 41-12-0.


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