BEN COOPER took one of the best big carp hauls of all-time topped off with a stunning 88 lb common from Rainbow Lakes, France.

The 22-year-old bricklayer bagged 14 fish in total which averaged over  45 lb and included a 69 lb 4 oz common, a 63 lb 8 oz mirror, a 57 lb 14 oz common and seven 40s.

Ware, Hertfordshire-based Ben fished with mate Pete Olley who had six fish with the biggest a 61 lb common.

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