THE River Thames has again shown its pedigree as one of the leading big fish venues in the country.

In a crazy week of sport, Tom Hussey proved that by toughing out the cooler conditions can mean some stunning results with a chub scaling 8 lb 10 oz and a barbel of 12 lb 2 oz.

Targeting the mighty river at Lower Sunbury, Surrey, both fish fell in quick succession to luncheon meat.

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