Phil-MortonFIREFIGHTER Phil Morton had a red-hot start to his tench campaign by taking TWO double-figure tincas plus six others in just seven hours on one rod.

Former Mail Specimen Cup winner Phil, 35, from Chessington, Surrey, was on his first-ever trip to a Hampshire club water using critically balance maggot and caster for this 10 lb beauty plus another 2 oz heavier.

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