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West Midlands Angler’s Mail Kamasan Qualifiers for November 6/7 2010

* Dynamite Baits Matchman Supplies, Phase’s 1, 2 and Dynamite Baits Makins complex at Wolvey, Warwickshire, Sun. 108. Mark Fox ( 93-12-0, carp to 12 lb, pellet feeder and the straight lead, A20, on Lake 2; Andy Findlay (Korum/guesting for Team Makins) 88-14-0; Tim Bull (Dynamite Baits/guesting for Ringer Baits) 65-10-0; Steve Crocker (Mansfield Angling Gold) 65-0-0; Gary Stanley (Attleborough Sports) 55-0-0; Daz Shaw (Team Makins) 54-2-0.
Teams: Dynamite Baits Red 50; Team Makins and Mansfield Angling Gold both had 52; 54; Mansfield Angling Bronze and Ringer Baits both had 60.
League: Team Makins 8; Mansfield Angling Gold 9; 12; Ringer Baits 17; Dynamite Baits Red 18; Attleborough Sports 23.

* Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm WL,
House Pools 1 and 2, Top, New and Club Pools, Shrewley, Warwickshire. Sun. 84.
Mark Johnson (Daiwa Gordon League/guesting for Neaths 4) 94-4-0, carp, F1s, bream, tench and roach, poled pellet at 12 metres, peg 29, New Pool; Neil Machin (Garbolino/Bag Em Baits) 92-13-0; Craig Elkin (Barston) 78-7-0; Pete Goodman (Garbolino/Bag Em Baits) 75-4-0; Jamie Hughes (Maver Midlands/Bag Em Baits) 69-15-0; Wayne Kearney (Tri-Cast Rochdale) 69-9-0.
Teams: Tri-Cast Rochdale 71; Barston 60; Dynamite Baits 59; MCM 58; Team Anybody 58; Lea Hall Gold 54.
League: Tri-Cast Rochdale 130; MCM 124; Maver Pickering/Bag Em Baits 117; Garbolino/Bag Em Baits 115; Dynamite Baits 114; Barston 113.
* Garbolino/Sensas CIPS Rules League, Barston Lake, Solihull, West Midlands, Sat. 65. Darren Davies (Drennan Banbury) 40-2-0, roach, skimmers and a few F1s, poled bloodworm and caster, peg 118; Steve Barraclough (Maver Barnsley) 39-12-0; Dan Ashington (Kamasan Starlets) 39-2-0; Cameron Hughes (Kamasan Starlets) 37-4-0.
Teams: Daiwa Barnsley 24; Drennan Banbury 25; Kamasan Starlets Green 27; Barston 33; Daiwa Dorking Gold 33.

* Hereford WL, River Wye at Hereford. Sun. 72. Colin Harvey (Match Fishing) 42-4-0, all chub on stick and maggots, peg 98, two down on the tennis courts section; Hadrian Whittle (Woody’s) 41-12-0; Nigel Davies (Shakespeare) 26-12-0; Phil Mazonnier (Wizards) 24-12-0; Andrew Murphy (Wizards) 24-8-0; Ian Ward (Match Fishing) 23-6-0. Teams: Match Fishing 53 section points; Shakespeare 50; Wizards 49; Ludlow 42; Wolves 38; Woody’s 34. League: Match Fishing 29 points; Shakespeare 27; Wizards and Woody’s both 26; Fox Match and Ludlow both 16 points.

* Packington Somers, A
nniversaries and Molands Mere, Sun. 50. Steve Chester (Mosella) 15-14-0, skimmers, roach and tench, poled caster, peg 9, on Anniversaries; Simon Christian (Packington) 14-8-0; Derek Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 14-6-0; John Burchell (Packington) 12-15-0; Andy Edgington (Packington) 11-10-0; Alan Hancox (Team Lollipop) 9-13-0.
Other matches

Aberglais, Peterstone Fishery. Sat.17. Terry Jones Snr (Merthyr) 35-9-0, ten carp on groundbait feeder and pellets fished to the island, peg on Swan Lake; Terry Jones Jun (Merthyr) 31-12-0; Gary Miles (Merthyr) 26-4-0.

Beechdale AC, Solhampton Fishery, Stourport, Worcestershire, Sun. Kingfisher Pool, 13. Mark Whittaker (Beechdale AC) 72-4-0, carp to 5 lb, poled maggot, peg 4; Linden Pickett (Beechdale MG) 56-0-0; Mick Cope (Beechdale AC) 52-8-0.

Bilston Angling Centre Ind League, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, 40. Lee Hall (Bilston Angling Centre) 11-8-8, all roach, poled caster, peg 9; Dennis Kneller (Anglers Peg) 11-6-11; Wilf Kneller (Mid Leisure) 8-14-0.

Birchgrove, River Wye downstream of Builth Wells. Sun.18. Dave Roberts (Cardiff) 29-6-0, nine chub on legered meat and cheese, peg near Erwood; Dennis Ramsey (Cardiff) 17-9-0; Colin Kruger (Cardiff) 15-11-0.

Blackfords Progressive Ind WL, Round One, Calf Heath Reservoir, Gailey, Staffordshire, Sat. 21. Mark Greening (Streetley) 35-13-0, bream to 3 lb, feeder fished worm, peg 53; Dave Ridgeway (Shifnal) 32-9-0; Chris Brown (Nottingham) 27-12-0.

Dog Lane Fishery, Napton, Warks, Willow Pool, Sun. 19. Dave West (Dog Lane) 11-6-0, perch, chopped worm and caster, peg 14. Rich Wills (Dog Lane) 10-9-0; Simon Potter (Dog Lane) 9-10-0. Pairs: Rich Wills and Simon Potter 1; Dave West and Paul Roberts 6; Graham Cheney and Mick Turner 4.

Elmbridge Fishery,
Droitwich, Heron Pool, Thurs. 12. Tony Cook (Bilston Angling Centre) 105-8-0, carp, poled corn, peg 11. Trevor Burton (Baggeridge Brick Angling Club) 75-0-0; Tony Walton (Elmbridge) 64-0-0. Sat. 25, Heron Pool. Alan Perry (Harris Match Group) 84-10-0, carp, poled corn, peg 1. Terry Butler (Elmbridge) 69-10-0; Lee Lewis (UK Angling) 64-8-0. Sun. 24, Pheasant Pool. Darren Painter (Baggeridge Brick Angling Club) 80-6-0, carp, poled pellet and corn, peg 13. Trevor Burton (Baggeridge Brick Angling Club) 74-4-0; Scott Cartwright (Elmbridge) 59-10-0.

Furnace Mill,
Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, Sun. Mucky Meadow and Furnace Pools, 32. Iwan Mills (Robin’s Timber) 78-14-0, carp to 6 lb, poled pellet, peg 2 Furnace; Daz Randle (Furnace Mill) 71-0-0; Steve Harris (Daiwa Gordon League) 66-7-0; Dean Homer (Vine, Bateman) 61-15-0.
Garbolino Tunnel Barn Farm, Shrewley, Warks, Canal Pool, Mon. 20. Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 72-11-0, F1s, bream and tench, poled pellet over slop at 6m, peg 4. Ade Mansfield (Yorkshire Baits) 64-6-0; Rob Swain (Tackle Box) 50-4-0. Wed. 20, House Pool 1. Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 102-8-0, F1s, roach, bream, perch and gudgeon, poled white maggot at 4m fished high and low, peg 4. Ade Mansfield (Yorkshire Baits) 51-14-0; Paul Newell (Kings Mill Redditch) 38-2-0. Thurs. 24, New Pool. Steve Birch (Northfields) 44-15-0, carp, F1s, bream, percg and crucians, poled white maggot at 4 and 8 metres, peg 27. Rob Swain (Tackle Box) 44-4-0; Graham Young (Youngs Tunnel Barn Farm) 27-14-0. Sun. 34, House Pol 2 and New Pool. Pete Caton (Dynamite Baits/Banbury Gunsmiths) 76-8-0, F1s, bream, roach and tench, poled pellet at 14m to the island, peg 22, House Pool 2. Matt Djukic (Shimano) 63-4-0; Pete Hancox (Birmingham) 62-15-0; Nigel Bull (Shakespeare) 54-2-0; Pete Rice (Bag Em Baits) 52-2-0; Phil Watts (Mosella Midlands) 50-15-0.
Glamorgan, Troes Pool, Bridgend. Sun.16. Gareth Thomas (Caerphilly) 29-7-0, all skimmers on long pole and punched bread, peg 6; Chris Murphy (Bargoed) 17-10-0; Peter White (Cardiff) 16-4-0.

Goodyear AC, Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Staffordshire, Sun. Canal Pool, 17. John Hunter (Goodyear AC) 37-3-0, carp to 3 lb, poled maggot, peg 1; Barry Lewis (Goodyear AC) 32-12-0; Steve Gallacher (Goodyear AC) 17-10-0; Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 16-13-0.

Hawkesbury Fishery, Bedworth, Warks, Thurs. 12. Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 27-0-0, mixed species, poled pellet, peg 19. Paul Reynolds (Hawkesbury) 26-2-0; John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 23-8-0. Sat. 16. John Kidd (Hawkesbury) 43-8-0, carp, poled meat, peg peg 15. Keith Walton (Hawkesbury) 37-2-0; Steve Bull (Hawkesbury) 36-7-0. Sun. 19. Bob Watson (Hawkesbury) 36-2-0, carp, poled corn, peg 36. Dennis Lutwytch (Hawkesbury) 34-6-0; Richard Grant (Hawkesbury/Gillette) 29-0-0.

Holgan Farm, Llawhaden. Sun.20. Neil Daniels (Neath) 47-10-0, carp to 6lb on pellets and 16m pole, peg on Match Lake; Ian Heaps (Holgan Farm) 41-10-0; Kevin Roberts (Haverfordwest) 27-0-0; Mark Close (Haverfordwest) 23-1-0.

Iffers, Redhill Fishery, Monmouth. Sun. 18. Glyn Sherwood (Wye Angling) 103-13-0, carp and roach on pole and pellets in the margins, peg 4 on Molly’s Pond; Darran Saunders (Iffers) 69-3-0; Mark Wellington (Iffers) 67-15-0; Alan Simmonds (Iffers) 59-6-0.

Izaak Walton Fishery, Chebsey, Stafford, Wed. Middle Pool, 8. Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 52-6-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 18; John Wild (Stafford) 48-14-0; Derrick Plant (Ultima Pellet) 40-14-0; Mark Colclough (Stafford) 35-11-0. Thurs. Veterans, Top Pool, 8. Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 64-3-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 17; Dave Purvis (Stafford) 22-5-0; Doug Bell (Stafford) 19-11-0; Eric Harper (Stafford) 19-0-0. Sat. Top and Middle Pools, 16. John Wild (Stafford) 60-2-0, carp, poled pellet, Middle Pool peg 18; Neil Edwards (Meir and Longton Royal British Legion) 48-10-0; Steve McQueen (Stafford) 47-9-0; Dave Coleman (Northwood Inn) 29-13-0.

King’s Pools, Shareshill, Staffordshire, Sun. Big Match and Carp Pools, 26. George Reynolds (King’s Pools) 65-8-0, carp to 4 lb, poled pellet, peg 32 Big Match; Terry Edwards (Swan AC) 62-13-0; Carl Moon (Dove Valley) 50-6-0; Tony Walston (Royal Mail) 46-9-0; Dave Doughty (King’s Pools) 44-14-0; Ian Hodson (Swan AC) 37-10-0.

Kobra, Dynamite Baits Makins, Wolvey, Warks, Lake 2, Wed. 18. Phil Jarram (Dynamite Baits) 84-8-0, carp, poled pellet, peg A2. Colin Perry (Mansfield Angling) 71-14-0; Geoff Ringer (Ringer Baits) 62-6-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 45-4-0; Dave Todd (Oxford) 33-0-0. Thurs. 19, Lizard Pool. Gaz Wood (Browning Central) 89-12-0, carp, poled corn at 16m, peg 12. Danny Ross (Wykin Angling Club) 72-6-0; John Adamson (Kobra Feeders) 29-4-0; John Ricketts (Swann Baits/Mosella) 26-10-0; Ian Morris (Rugby) 18-12-0.
Mathern Mill, Chepstow. Sun.14. Neil Morgan (Caerphilly) 165-12-0, carp to 8lb on pole and maggots fished in the margins, peg 2 on Waterfall Lake; Howard Green (Green’s Tackle) 97-8-0; Bob Giles (Cefn Fforest) 88-3-0.

Merthyr, Penywern Lower Pond. Sat. 16.David Thomas (Merthyr) 9-8-0, skimmers and roach on feeder and maggots, peg at dam end; Dave Couzens (Merthyr) 0-10-0; Peter O’Sullivan (Merthyr) 0-8-0. Cyfartha Park Lake. Sun. 18. Peter O’Sullivan (Merthyr) 9-12-0, skimmers on groundbait feeder and maggots, peg on wall; Clive Saunders (Merthyr) 9-8-0; Bernard Farr (Merthyr) 6-0-0.

Mid Leisure, Shropshire Union Canal, Autherley, Wolverhampton, Wed. 15. Alan Round (Trabucco Midlands Van den Eynde) and Tony Eagles (Four Ashes AC) both 18-14-0, both roach and skimmers, poled caster, pegs 1 and 18 respectively; Dennis Sumner (Bilston Angling Centre) 15-6-0; Wilf Kneller (Mid Leisure) 11-14-0; Terry Blyde (Lazy Hill AC) 10-15-0; Bruce Birch (Four Ashes AC) 9-10-0.

Monk Hall Fishery,
Monkhopton, Salop, Lark Pool, Sat. 10. Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 31-3-0, carp and roach, poled pellet, peg 50. Bill Stone (Monk Hall) 20-8-0; Dave Hanney (Monk Hall) 18-4-0.

Moorlands Farm,
Hartlebury, Worcs, Meadow Pool, Tues. 30. Chris Clemson (Dudley Angling Club) 52-14-0, carp, poled pellet at 8m, peg 13. Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 42-4-0; Glyn Clarke (Newton Angling Club) 33-12-0; George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 26-8-0. Wed. 19 over 50’s, Silver Pool. George Reynolds (Kings Pools) 85-10-0, F1s, poled pellet at 2m, peg 17. Terry Homer (Club 2000) 43-1-0; Sid Julian (Moorlands) 41-6-0; Harry Ward (Starlet Veterans) 40-8-0. Fri. 16, Silver Pool. Lee boden (Stonehenge) 68-4-0, F1s, poled pellet at 9m, peg 9. Harry Ward (Starlet Veterans) 66-4-0; Geoff Morris (Kings Pools) 65-8-0; Dave Williams (Halesowen Royal British Legion) 58-10-0. Sat. 17, Bank and Island Pools. Steve Chester (Mosella) 127-13-0, carp, wagglered corn, peg 25, Island Pool. Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 78-8-0; Mal Watson (Daiwa Gordon League) 73-7-0; Clive Munslow (Moorlands) 70-1-0. Sun. 22, Meadow Pool. Des Ravenall (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 72-11-0, carp, poled pellet at 3m, peg 13. Glyn Clarke (Newton Angling Club) 68-3-0; Colin Pace (Colin Pace Angling Academy) 41-6-0; Neville Groves (Top Fours/Fosters) 36-12-0.

Mosella Manor Farm Leisure,
Harvington, Island Pool, Wed. 16. Steve Ward (Harris Match Group) 95-2-0, carp, poled pellet and Method feeder, peg 4. Paul Alder (Manor Farm Leisure) 69-6-0; Graham Scott (Mosella Selby) 52-8-0. Thurs. 14, Boundry Pool. Graham Scott (Mosella Selby) 29-4-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 8. Brian Bennett (Evesham Jubilee) 22-8-0; Pete Dutton (Evesham Jubilee) 21-10-0. Sat. 13, Windmill Pool. Glen Ralph (Match Box) 83-12-0, carp, poled pellet, peg 4. Chris Cameron (Mosella South West) 76-0-0; Pete Dutton (Evesham Jubilee) 47-2-0. Sun. 26, Island Pool. Jason Cooke (WB Clarke) 48-4-0, carp, poled pellet and pellet feeder, peg 18. Steve Hunt (Greyhound Angling Club) 47-12-0; Richard Merry (Manor Farm Leisure) 45-12-0.
Newport Autumn Series, round 4. School Pool. Sun.18. Matthew Morgan (Awa-Shima) 60-11-0, F1s on pole and pellets, peg 35; Rob Skellett (Cwmbran Angling Nobblers) 52-14-0; John Mack (Newport) 49-12-0; Jeff Parfitt (Risca) 47-7-0.

Octoplus Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Salop, Hawthorn and Beech Pools, Mon. 12. Kevin Melville (Maver Total Angling) 52-1-0, carp to 4lb, poled maggot and pellet at 6m and to the island, peg 9, Hawthorn Pool. Andy Williams (Vespe) 51-10-0; Phil Shaw (Lower Hill Farm) 49-8-0; Carl Foster (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 48-5-0. Wed. 14, Sycamore and Chestnut Pools. Rick Tymuscuk (Mid-Leisure) 66-7-0, carp to 6lb and bream to 4lb, poled pellet at 5 and 8m, peg 24, Sycamore Pool. Kevin Melville (Maver Total Angling) 65-6-0; Ralph Johnson (Bilston Angling Centre) 51-14-0; Karl Haywood (Sedgley) 43-8-0. Thurs. 10, Hawthorn and Middle Pools. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 61-3-0, carp to 6lb, poled pellet at 3 and 7m, peg 13, Hawthorn Pool. Kelvin Emlyn (Oakengates Angling Centre) 53-14-0; Graham Roberts (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 46-6-0; Ken Humphreys (Morgans) 45-8-0. Sat. 20, Sycamore and Chestnut Pools. Rino Stanko (Oakengates Angling Centre) 59-5-0, carp to 6lb and bream to 2lb, poled pellet at 13m, peg 33, Sycamore Pool. Keith Powell (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 57-14-0; Mel Kitson (Rod and Gun) 57-13-0; Andy Bayliss Kyte (Maver Sonu) 55-7-0; Dave Craggs (Maver) 51-14-0. Sun. 27, Sycamore, Chestnut and Willow Pools. Peter Plant (Maver) 58-5-0, carp to 6lb, poled caster shallow, peg 13, Willow Pool. Colin Reynolds (Bilston Angling Centre) 54-15-0; Dave Matson (Rod and Gun) 51-2-0; Andy Bayliss Kyte (Maver Sonu) 43-6-0; Dave Barnard (Rod and Gun) 43-2-0; Keith Powell (Octoplus Boldings Wolves) 43-1-0.

Packington Somers,
Meriden, Warks, Gratuities Pool, Wed. 12. Ms Suzi Smith (Kobra Feeders) 53-8-0, carp and tench, poled pellet, peg 1. John Burchell (Packington) 42-10-0; Steve White (Kobra Feeders) 34-13-0. Sat. 28, Gearys Level. Frank Pizzimenti (Northampton) 28-15-0, carp and skimmers, poled caster, peg 9. Derek Hartshorn (Swann Baits) 27-2-0; Steve Edwards (Mosella) 18-3-0.
Patshull Park, Pattingham, Shropshire, Sun. Greatlake, 17. Martin Craddock (Chester) 23-10-0, bream to 4 lb, slider and worm, peg 45; Dave Ridgeway (Shifnal) 18-4-0; Paul Bucknell (Telford) 16-4-0.

Pontymister, Peterstone Fishery. Sun. 20 John Cooper (Wales Youth) 18-0-0, carp on pole and meat and roach and bream on maggots, peg at top of long bank on Pencil Lake; Steve Goodwin (Risca) 17-8-0; Ian Evans (Cross Keys) 13-12-0. Juniors, Peterstone Fishery. Sun. 12 Kane Chivers (Risca) 9-0-0, 5lb carp with roach on pole and pellets, peg in Swan Lake; Lewis Smith (Risca) 7-4-0; Darren Gray (Risca) 5-4-0.
Pontypool, Cefn Mably Lakes. Sun. 18. Paul Blanch (Pontypool) 90-8-0, carp on pole and pellets, peg on Match Lake; Steve Harris (Newport) 86-5-0; Colin Jackson (Risca) 85-6-0.
Port Talbot Docks, West Glamorgan. Sat. 20. Martin Thomas (Caerphilly) 43-8-0, all skimmers on groundbait feeder and double red maggots, peg 14 on walkway; Mike Towler (Glamorgan Rebels) 40-0-0; Mal Entwhistle (Glamorgan Rebels) 37-12-0. Sun. 20. Rob Jones (Caerphilly) 40-7-0, all skimmers on groundbait feeder and red maggots, peg 14 on walkway; Alan Davies (Trealaw) 30-1-0; Chris Bradley (Neath) 27-10-0.
Preston Innovations Woodland View, Hadley, Worcestershire, Tues. Arles Pool, 20. Paul Webley (Midland Bears) 71-8-0, carp, poled pellet; T. Robson (Midland Bears) 51-0-0; Lee Bowden (Woodlands) 36-14-0; B. Jones (Allens Tackle) 36-8-0. Wed. High Pool, 14. S. Fredericks (Beakey’s) 51-10-0, carp, poled pellet, High Pool 10; C. Fredericks (Beakey’s) 50-1-0; P. Pimley (Woodlands) 48-5-0. Sat. Deans Pool, 25. Mac Cox (Fiery Holes AC) 67-12-0, carp, poled pellet, Deans 11; Ian Wood (Peg One, Woodlands) 66-15-0; Ricky Teal (Woodlands) 53-8-0; Wayne Panting (Midland Bears) 46-0-0. Clubman League, Round One, Deans, High and Arles Pools, Sun. 66. P. Sherwood (Carrot Crunchers) 74-14-0, carp to 7 lb, poled pellet, Deans 63; B. McGann (Maver Solihull Red) 66-0-0; A. Parkes (National Express, Walsall) 62-13-0; P. Wedge (Mosella Wolves) 59-15-0; D. Corbett (Wythall Legion) 59-7-0; Darren Cluley (Big Ears and Noddies) 53-8-0.
Teams: National Express, Walsall 16; Mosella Wolves 23; Maver Solihull Blue 23; Maver Solihull Red 25.

Redhill Fishery, Ton-Up Final. Wed. 32. Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 101-10-0, all carp on pole, pellets and corn, peg 16 on Sophie’s Pond; Steve Shaw (Cardiff) 91-0-0; Andrew Ford (Swansea) 76-12-0; Sam Hughes (RFODAC) 75-4-0; Luke Nixon (Tredegar) 71-12-0; Tony Summers (Wye Angling) 59-0-0.
Rough Hay AC, Staffs-Worcs Canal, Penkridge, Sun. 16. Brian Wright (Rough Hay AC) 3-8-6, roach and perch, poled maggot, peg 1; Fred Fletcher (Rough Hay AC) 3-5-4; Arthur Shaw (Rough Hay AC) 3-2-5.

Royal Forest of Dean, Lightmoor Pool, Cinderford. Sun.22. Ross Hale (RFODAC) 43-10-0, carp from 3lb to 8lb on pole and pellets, peg 19 on the straight; Luke Burge (RFODAC) 30-12-0; Chris Hughes (RFODAC) 22-10-0; Mike Bent (RFODAC) 19-12-0.
Sirhowy, Staunton Court. Sun. 20. Andrew Crocker (Neath) 146-0-0, carp to double figures on short pole and pellets, peg on green bank; Simon Jones (Rhymney) 130-3-0; Nigel Morris (Neath) 105-6-0; Mike Yandle (Tredegar) 98-8-0.
Stirrup Cup, Birmingham-Fazeley Canal, Curdworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Sun. 18. Dave Freestone (Three Ems) 7-6-2, bream and perch to 2 lb, poled caster, peg 47; Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Federation) 4-9-7; Glen Morris (Stirrup Cup) 3-9-6; Sam Lewis (Three Ems) 3-1-10; Alan Newman (Stirrup Cup) 2-14-12; Darren Barratt (stirrup Cup) 2-10-10.

White Springs, Pontarddulais. Wed. 12. Brian Bevan (Fish4Wales) 35-4-0, carp and bream on long pole and pellets, peg on New Canal; Keith Tuson (Haverfordwest) 34-9-0; Geoff Walker (Llandeilo) 29-0-0. Sun. 20. Ryan Hughes (Swansea) 42-6-0, carp and bream on pole and pellets, peg on Match Lake; Tony Wale (Ammanford) 31-1-0; Gordon Furlong (Fish4Wales) 29-6-0; Geoff Walker (Llandeilo) 28-0-0.

DON’T MISS THIS WEEK’S ANGLER’S MAIL! Find out how Mark Pollard gets the best out of these balls...see what tackle Bob Nudd’s excited about...learn about an amazingly versatile (and affordable) pellet rod coming from Darren Cox’s Tales From The Riverbank.... and much more!