MAIL regular and predator ace Andy Black has been in fine form so far this season with this 18 lb 8 oz zed his latest toothy capture.

Targeting an East Midlands reservoir Andy, 34, smashed his previous best for the species by some 3 lb. He’s also been faring well with perch.

For the stunning pictures plus full catch report on how he nabbed it on a soft shad lure fished jig-style read this week’s Angler’s Mail magazine.