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Preston Innovations Matchman of the Year qualifiers




* Avon Valley WL, Wey Navigation, White Hart, Surrey. Sun, 70. Andrew Quarnby (Tubertini Apollo) 15-6-0, roach and perch, poled maggots; Vince Camilleri (Arun Angling) 10-9-0; Ian Dixon (Milo Bordon) 7-8-0; Brett Cooper (Shakespeare Hansfords) 7-6-0; Lawrence Glynn (Shakespeare Hansfords) 6-6-0; Jason Kirk (Arun Angling) 6-2-0. Teams: Milo Bordon Angling 49; Shakespeare Hansfords 48; Arun Angling 47. League: Milo Bordon Angling 6; Arun Angling andTubertini Apollo both 11.

* Bait-Tech Viaduct Silvers League, Somerton, Somerset. Sun, 53. Joe McMahon (Avon Angling) 40-11-0, tench, short poled caster, peg 110 Campbell Lake; Phil Cardwell (Bait-Tech Viaduct) 33-10-0; Andy Neal (Frenzee/Bait-Tech) 23-14-0; Gary O’Shea (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 22-9-0; Tony Rixon (Mosella Avon Angling) 21-15-0; Mash Masheder (Bait-Tech Viaduct) 21-6-0. League: Tony Rixon and Bob Gullick (Garbolino BVMG) both 3 pts.

* Essex Inter-Club League, Does AC Lakes, Danbury and Maldon,Essex. Sun, 60. Ian Carter (Colchester APS A) 109-11-0, 28 carp to 8 lb, maggot over pellet & caster, Twitty Fee Lake; Danny Mason (Braintree) 33-6-0; Paul Lewis (Kelvedon) and Alan Derby (Chelmsford Red) both 32-3-0; Jim Loosley(Braintree) 23-0-0; Andy Bridger (Chelmsford Red) 22-9-0. Teams: Colchester APS B 45; Braintree 43; Does & Colchester APS A both 34; Chelmsford Red 33.5; Billericay 32. League: Colchester APS A & Does both 43.5; Braintree 37; Colchester APS B 31; Harwich 30.5; Billericay 26.


* Gold Valley, Ash, Hants. Sun, 44, Gold, Syndicate and Bungalow lakes. John Light (Springlakes) 131-2-0, carp, Method and corn; Robbie Taylor (PI Delcac) 107-13-0; Dave Guntrip (Daiwa Dorking) 105-6-0; Steve Sanders (Preston Innovations) 100-14-0; Simon Bowerman (Sensas A4) 92-12-0.

* Kent WL Practice, Frant Lakes, Kent, Sun, 40. Richard Taylor (Medway Tackle/Sensas SE) 153-4-0, all carp, poled pellet, Horseshoe Lake; Martin Trice (Sensas SE) 92-8-0; Craig Palmer (Maver Cardinals) 74-9-0; Robert Williams (Sensas SE) 65-6-0; Brian Bathy (Matt’s Tackle) 58-4-0; John Gore (Maver Cardinals) 52-0-0.

* London AA Canal Benevolent, Grand Union Canal, Berkhamsted, Herts. Sun, 48. Gary Cruse (Stort Valley) 17-11-8, perch, chopped worms/casters; Chrissy Spencer (Edmonton and Tottenham) 16-13-0; Micky Neal (Roman Urn) 16-12-8; Gary Neale (Edmonton and Tottenham) 8-14-0; Dave Bowditch (Freemasons) 8-2-0; Dave Smith (Roman Urn) 6-4-8. Teams: Edmonton and Tottenham 35; Roman Urn B 34; Roman Urn C 31.

* London WL, Grand Union Canal, Globe, Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Sun, 50. Mick ‘Shep’ Shepherd (Sensas Oakwood) and Graham Smith (Garbolino Black Horse) both 16-13-0, bream, skimmers and squatt fish; Martin Foster (Maver Image) 15-4-0; Simon Colclough (Maver Image) 12-13-0; Gary Snee (Garbolino Black Horse) 10-10-0; Paul Abbott (Garbolino Black Horse) 10-5-0. Teams: Garbolino Black Horse 40; Sensas Oakwood 35; Maver Image 33. League: Garbolino Black Horse 5; Sensas Oakwood 6; Maver Image 7.

* Ockendon Bait & Tackle, Puddledock Farm, Upminster, Essex. Sun, 43. Steve Mould (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 63-6-0, carp to 10 lb, 6mm expander over pellet feed, 5 & 11m, Snake peg 51; John Penhaligan (Oakwood) 62-10-0; Dean Swift (Sonubaits Matrix) 52-1-0; Ross Harold (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 51-6-0; Ian Nash (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 46-4-0; Steve James (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 45-8-0.


* Oxford WL, River Thames, Radley and Abingdon. Sun, 36. Dave Kirk (Isis) 14-7-0, roach, poled maggots; Paul Glenfield (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 11-8-0; Gary Barclay (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 10-8-0; Mick Denton (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 10-4-0; Pete Bowles (Sensas A4) 10-2-0. Teams: Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths 35; Sensas A4 31; Isis 31. League: Abingdon 6; Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths 7; Sensas A4 8.

* Reading DAA, River Kennet, Beats 2/5, Berks. Sun, 54. Paul Mason (YOTAC 21 Club) 16-2-0, chub, wagglered maggots; John Jackson (King Heron) 11-4-0; Harvey Cannon (Courage) 10-14-0; Terry Littlewood (Reading AC) 10-1-0; Stuart Withey (Prestcold AC) 8-3-0; Graham Walker (Prestcold AC) 7-2-0.

* SW Lakes Trust, Upper Tamar Lake, nr Bude, Cornwall. Sun, 32. Brendon Ions (Exeter) 29-8-0, bream and skimmers, feedered worm and maggot, peg 29 Devon Bank; Sam Lawrence (Devonians) 26-10-0; Rob Fuller (White Acres) 24-8-0; Dave Walton (Exeter) 23-7-0; Duncan Hill (Bude) 22-0-0; Calvin Lemon (Exeter) 20-0-0.

* South West WL, Bristol Avon, Newbridge. Sun, 50. Glenn Bailey (Amalgamation) 16-12-0, three bream plus roach, feedered worm, peg 48; Gerry Pocock (Amalgamation) 12-6-0; Martyn Barratt (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 12-2-0; Dave Wride (Sensas Thyers) 12-0-0; Sean Cardwell (Amalgamation) 10-4-0; Nick Chedzoy (Preston Innovations Thatchers) 9-8-0. Teams: Preston Innovations Thatchers 37; Amalgamation 34; Sensas Thyers 31; Maver Bathampton 31; Sensas Wilts 17. League: Preston Innovations Thatchers and Maver Bathampton both 7; Sensas Thyers 13; Amalgamation 15; Sensas Wilts 18.

* Tylers Common, Brentwood, Essex. Sat, 35. Steve Copping (Ockendon Bait & Tackle) 151-0-0, carp, pellet at 5m and maggot in margins, Horseshoe peg 40; Mick Hood (Bowlers) 134-12-0; Steve Reynolds (Bait-Tech) 129-0-0; Bill Reynolds jnr (Bait-Tech) 115-12-0; Mark Brown (Debden) 113-12-0; Richard Wager (Bowlers) 101-4-0.


* Upper Thames WL, Kennet and Avon Canal, Semington to Seend Park, Wilts. Sun, 60. Andy Powell (Maver Lobby’s) 13-4-0, bream to 2 lb, poled red maggot over groundbait, Semington pumper section; Andy Pollard (Daiwa Gordon League) 12-8-0; Rob Randall (Garbolino BVMG) 12-6-0; Kev East (Browing Andover) 10-12-0; Mick Nowicki (Garbolino BVMG) 9-3-0; Charlie Vallender (Maver Lobby’s) 8-12-0. Teams: Daiwa Gordon League 42; Garbolino BVMG 39; Swindon Talisman 34; Browning Andover 32; Devizes 32. League: Daiwa Gordon League 5; Garbolino BVMG 6.

* Wessex WL, River Thames, Radcot, Oxon. Sun, 36. Graham Didcot (Radcot) 8-8-0, roach and perch, poled maggots; Cris Rushton (Pewsey One) 7-0-0; Paul Rice (Swindon Isis) 6-7-0; Lee Pollard (Clanfield and Lechlade) 5-1-0; John Williams (Swindon Isis) 4-8-0. Teams: Swindon Isis A 27;Clanfield and Lechlade 25; Pewsey One 22.  League: Radcot 97; Swindon Isis A 96; Pewsey One 94.





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Smaller fishing match results

Bait-Tech Viaduct, Somerton, Somerset. Thurs, 26. Ashley Tompkins (Tackle UK) 248-8-0, carp to 16 lb, poled meat in margins, peg 94 Cary; John Howell (Garbolino) 195-9-0; Kev Newman (Somerton) 158-4-0; Scott Russell (Tackle UK) 146-0-0; Dave Romain (Bait-Tech Viaduct) 143-0-0. Silvers: Paul Lock (Megabait) 29-6-0. Sat, 12. Campbell. Andy Batseoni (Maver Marines) 144-13-0, carp, poled corn in margins, peg 127; Mark Wynne (Bait-Tech Viaduct) 138-2-0; Roland Lucas (Wilts AC) 136-4-0.

BK Fisheries Pairs WL, Billy’s Pool, St. Erth, Cornwall. Sun, 12. Sam Bawden (BK Fisheries) 181-8-0, carp to 8 lb, poled pellet, peg 32; Alex Bradley (BK Fisheries) 109-0-0; Chris Symons (BK Fisheries) 99-8-0.

Colemans Cottage, Witham, Essex. Tues, 22. Gary Ford (Colemans Bait & Tackle) 123-8-0, Wood Lake peg 38; Chris Kelly (Sensas) 122-0-0; Rav Pissano (Galleywood) 120-0-0; Gavin Bridge (Cariers) 106-0-0; Joe Fowler (Colemans) 94-0-0.

Dynamite Oakfield, Aylesbury, Bucks. Sat, 16. Mal Talbot (Independent Angling) 52-7-0, F1s and four carp, cage feeder and hair rigged corn, Red Kite peg 11; Mick Bryan (Dynamite Oakfield) 33-7-0; Gary Thorpe (Chiltern GOT Baits) 32-11-0; Alan Foulkes (Dynamite Oakfield) 21-10-0.

Essex Vets, Oakford Farm, nr Chelmsford. Wed, 18, Middle Lake. Ted Ward (Cariers) 65-0-0 carp to 8 lb, worm, peg 5; Ralph Larkin (Cariers) 44-0-0; Tony Cheeseman (Colmic) 39-0-0; John Sycamore (Braintree) 34-0-0.

Framfield Park, Sussex. Wed, 18, Brookhouse Lake. Antonio Poynter (Faulkners) 175-3-0, carp to 8 lb, pellet at 3m to the outlet; Lee Perry (Framfield) 89-13-0; Bob Bradford (Dench MG) 72-10-0; Chris Dimmock (Hemmings Tackle) 72-0-0; Nobby Whiting (Hemmings Tackle) 55-3-0.

Godalming, Marsh Farm, Surrey. Wed, 11. Phil Worrell (Apollo) 15-4-0, tench and skimmers, poled casters; Luke Sheriff (Guildford AC) 14-1-0; Norbert Cooper (Apollo) 13-0-0.

Gwinear, Newquay, Cornwall. Sun, 17. Neil Rodgerson (Cheshire Angling) 75-2-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 49; Harry Billing (Garbolino) 68-10-0; Andy Patterson (Gwinear) 67-4-0; Jimmy Garside (Manchester) 50-14-0; Brian Loader (Gwinear) 46-8-0.

Ivy House, Royal Wootton Bassett, Wilts. Tues, 19. Mark Ogbourne (New Century) 31-8-0, carp, poled pellet in margins, peg 20; Phil Mackay (The Duke) 18-12-0; Mick Robbins (Ivy House) 16-8-0. Sat, 14. Alan Smith (Ivy House) 83-0-0, 9 carp to 16 lb, short poled maggot, peg 12; Elick Payne (Ivy House) 27-12-0; Geoff Fox (Ivy House) 15-12-0. Silvers: Simon Stacey (Ivy House) 9-3-0. Sun, 10. Dick Young (Ivy House) 31-7-0, five carp, poled pellet, peg 33; Paul Dressler (Ivy House) 24-10-0; Joe Thompson (Ivy House) 22-8-0.

Mid Cornwall Fishery, Summercourt, Cornwall. Thurs, 11. Roger Baker (Sensas Thyers) 42-14-0, 13 carp, poled pellet, peg 2; Chas Ward (Gwinear) 32-11-0; Ryan Gendall (Barns) 28-4-0; Bob Dac (Edgeley Sports) 25-0-0.

Nance Farm, Nr Hayle, Cornwall. Sat, 8. Chris Hancock (Gwinear Sensas) 82-4-0, carp to double-figures, feedered pellet, peg 5; Todd Wright (Nance Farm) 48-8-0.

Shiplate Farm, Weston, Somerset. Sun, 10. Phil Harding (Avon Angling) 70-12-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 15; Tim Lewis (Shiplate) 47-10-0; Tom Light (Shiplate) 45-15-0.

White Acres. Newquay, Cornwall. Mon, 27, Twin Oaks and Acorn. Mark Bower (Avanti) 151-14-0, carp, poled pellet in margins, peg 27 Twin Oaks; Kev Dalton (Rolfs) 1101-2-0; Ady Lindsey (Maver Bag’em Gold) 102-12-0; Mark Fox (Maver Bag’em Gold) 101-14-0; Mitch Riley (Dynamite Baits) 93-2-0. Thurs, 79, Marukyu Rover, all lakes. Mick Elliott (Matrix Dynamite Trentmen) 134-4-0, carp, pellet at 13m, peg 13 Eery; Simon Watson (Summerhayes) 96-0-0; Ady Lindsey (Maver Bag’em Gold) 87-6-0; Glen Calvert (Maver Cadbury Angling) 79-0-0; Mark Burchall (Gidlow AC) 73-10-0; Alex Nadin (Garbolino BVMG) 70-10-0. Ladies: Sue Faires 38-0-0.

Willow Park, Ash, Hants. Wed, 19, over-50s. Jim Finnley (Surrey Police) 10-7-0, perch and carp, poled maggots; Simon Duke (Apollo) 10-0-0; Chris Love (Willow Park) 8-8-0; Dave Wilkins (Willow Park) 8-8-0. Fri, 13, over-50s WL. Dave Green (Bracknell Herons) 75-13-0, carp, poled pellets, small lake; Gary Smith (Catch 22) 57-12-0; Dave Steer (MBK) 31-2-0. Sat, 9. Ian Dixon (Dino’s Floats) 98-12-0, carp, poled pellets; Chris Love (Willow Park) 68-0-0; Rob Harvey (Willow Park) 64-4-0.

Wylands, Battle, E. Sussex. Sun, 16, Old Snake Lake. Derrick Seymour (Wylands) 59-4-0, carp and silvers, poled paste; Pete Joiner (Wylands) 57-4-0; Steve Grounds (Wylands) 19-4-0; Roy Liddle (Wylands) 15-10-0; Lew Nightingale (Wylands) 14-8-0.



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