Monday 23rd April 2012 Vets Daiwa Hallcroft
Bridge Island (12 Pegs)
1 B Sullivan, Maltby, Peg 1; 56-12-0
Brian Sullivan got the verdict in this close contest on Bridge Island. Brian fished corn and pellet at 13m to the marginal reeds for 14 carp to 6lb.
2 D Sewell, James Maude AC, Peg 10; 53-10-0
Dave fished meat and pellet on short pole for 5 carp and 25lb of skimmer bream
3 R Turner, Retford, Peg 23; 53-2-0
Reg fished chopped worm and caster at 6m for 5 carp and 20lb of skimmers
4 A McCurdy, Hallcroft, 39-0-0 5 P Schoof, Hallcroft, 36-14-0
Tuesday 24th April 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Afternoon Open
Moat Island (21 Pegs)
1 R Teigh, Handsworth, Peg 23; 50-12-0
Rich won this low weight affair with 50lb. Rich fished meat at 13m alternating at half depth and hard on the bottom for 4 carp and 28lb of skimmers
2 N Shipman, Hallcroft, Peg 47; 49-14-0
Nigel alternated pellet and meat on short pole and long pole for 5 carp and a few skimmers
3 J Hobson, Hallcroft, Peg Island 43; 39-8-0
Jack used pellet at 6m for a mixed net of carp and skimmers
4 N Speed, Dynamite/Shimano, 39-5-0
Nick caught some carp late on into the margins using meat and corn over groundbait
Thursday 26th April 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Veterans
Moat Pool (32 Pegs)
1 A Parratt, Barnsley, Peg Outer 6; 49-14-0
Alby Parratt continued his good form with a win from outer peg 6 on Moat pool. Using maggots casters and groundbait on short pole and in the margins Alby caught carp to 8lb.
2 A Fantom, Chesterfield, Peg Island 43; 46-12-0
Andy fished feeder across with corn and later switched to the margins for 3 carp into double figures
3 A Beresford, Map Leegem, Peg Outer 40; 43-14-0
Arthur caught using bomb and waggler tactics for carp to 8lb
4 B Sullivan, Maltby; 43-4-0 5 C Line, Hallcroft, 33-14-0
Friday 27th April 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Afternoon Match
Moat Pool (30 Pegs)
1 D Dare, Notts, Peg Island 32; 119-12-0
A good turnout found the carp feeding confidently in this latest match on moat pool. Dave Dare drew peg 32 on the island and just got the verdict by 2lb. Dave fished meat long and maggots and worms in the margins for carp to 14lb and skimmers to 3lb
2 S Gray, Worksop, Peg Outer 69; 117-12-0
Second was Stuart Gray. Stuart fished catmeat over pellet on short pole and in the margins for carp to 16lb
3 A Oldham, Maltby, Peg Outer 79; 113-12-0
Andy fished meat up and down for 11 carp and a few skimmers
4 S SHepherd, Worksop, 112-12-0 5 G Leversidge, Worksop, 105-15-0
Saturday 28th April 2012, Moat Pool (18 pegs)
1. Dave Dare, Marukyu, 80-14-0, peg Isl 38
Dave Dare fished worms and ground bait at 8m on the pole and caught carp and skimmers in his winning net.
2. Reg Turner, Retford, 66-12-0, peg Isl 30
Reg Turner fished shallow on the pole at 13m using luncheon meat and pellets to take second place today.
3. Steve Clark, Mansfield Sensas, 63-8-0, peg Isl 34
Steve Clark fished the pole at 12m and 6m maggots and groundbait to catch carp and silvers for third.
4. Andy Sellars, Bankside Tackle, 58-10-0; 5. Andy Oldham, Halkon Hunt, 52-7-0.
Sunday 29th April 2012, MAP Leegem Marukyu League (60 pegs) Moat
1. Steve Shepherd, Worksop, 98-12-0, Out 9
Steve Shepherd was today’s clear winner with a decent net of mainly carp up to 9lbs caught on the pole at 12m and to the margins using catmeat over pellets.
2. Ben Holmes, MAP Leegem, 72-13-0, Isl 29
Second place went to Ben Holmes who caught carp and skimmers on the pole at 8m using chopped worm and caster over groundbait
3. G Gibson, MAP Leegem, 61-8-0, Isl 38
Gordon Gibson finished third place also with a mixed net of fish, but he caught using expander pellet over feed pellet.
4. M Watson, MAP Leegem, 41-8-0; 5. I Marshall, MAP Leegem, 38-2-0.