FORMER Angler’s Mail Specimen Cup champ Ken Brown has notched a stunning pair of perch – but will now leave the species alone until he can top his own 6 lb 3 oz target.

Ken signed off his perch fishing for 2012 with stripys of 5 lb 3 oz and 5 lb 1 oz in two short sessions before and after work.

The Tring, Hertfordshire ace kicked off with an early morning stint at a local reservoir with the bigger fish before returning three evenings later for yet another five-pounder.

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