WHEN it comes to a week’s fishing it doesn’t come much better Shane Close’s run of form topped by a new personal best 33 lb 8 oz pike.
The 40-year-old overtook his previous best pike of 29 lb 14 oz when he fished a midlands reservoir, and then went caught big river pike.
Wiltshire-based Shane’s catches followed up a respectable fifth place with 15 pike and eight perch to 3 lb 1 oz in the British Lure Angling Championship at Bristol Water’s Chew Valley Lake.
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