Tuesday 28th June 2011 Daiwa Hallcroft Afternoon Open
Moat Island Pool (21 Pegs )
1st L Hewison (Barnsley) Peg 63 106-12-0
With lots of fish shallow Lee opted for luncheon meat up in the water at 13m. Feeding 12 pieces a chuck Lee caught carp to 8lb steadily throughout the match
2nd A Favill(Tuxford) Peg 44 83-14-0
Andy caught majority of his fish on caster and corn over groundbait fished into the margins. Andy caught carp into double figures.
3rd D Oldham (Maltby) Peg 30 73-12-0
Daz also used shallow tactics with meat and pellet for carp to 10lb
4th A Beresford(Map Leegem) 55-14-0
Thursday 30th June 2011 Daiwa Hallcroft Veterans Open
Moat (38 Pegs)
1st C Perry (Sensas Leicester) Peg Outer 71 83-6-0
Colin Perry continued where he left off last week with another victory.Drawn on outer 71 Colin fished worms, maggots and groundbait on short pole for a 50/50 split of carp to 7lb and skimmers to 3lb
2nd P Bagshaw (Barnsley Blacks) Peg Outer 78 65-12-0
Pete fished groundbait feeder with corn and pellet and later switched to short pole and margins with the same baits for carp to 9lb
3rd D Downes (Killamarsh) Peg Outer 74 60-10-0
Dave fished meat over hemp at 7m for 9 carp to 8lb
4th J Simms(Map Leegem) 55-12-0 5th D Whiting (Buttonhole AC) 45-14-0
Friday 1st July 2011 Daiwa Hallcroft Afternoon Open
Moat Outer Pool (28 Pegs)
1st P Miles (Goldthorpe) Peg 45 68-1-0
With the carp cruising around in the upper layers shallow fishing was the order of the day. Pete Miles fished up in the water at depths ranging from 1ft to 4ft for 30lb of skimmers and 6 carp to 8lb.Feeding pellets and meat at 13m on the pole
2nd A Tait (Hallcoft) Peg 64 59-6-0
Alan fished meat shallow at 13m for 12 carp to 7lb
3rd L Hewison (Map Leegem) Peg 41 59-4-0
Lee also used meat up in the water for his carp net weighing 59lb
4thL Sears (Daiwa) 53-14-0 5th R Bell (Doncaster) 51-12-0
Daiwa Hallcroft Open (Saturday)
Moat (32 pegs)
1 S Barraclough, Frenzee, 214-15-0; peg Moat Outer 14 S Yorks
With the carp showing signs that they might finish spawning this weekend by shoaling up in big areas, Steve Baraclough took advantage of a good draw and put in a magnificent display of shallow pole fishing. Steve chalked up another winning double ton plus weight of carp all caught on 6mm luncheon meat.
2 L Hewison, MAP Leegem, 144-7-0; peg Moat Outer 10 S Yorks
Lee Hewison took second spot fishing similar tactics to Steve, and finished up with his second ton plus weight in a week on Moat Pool, with fish too 10lbs caught at 12m.
3 P McIntyre, Doncaster, 104-8-0; peg Moat Island 9; S Yorks
Paul McIntyre edged third place with just over the ton mark, also fishing shallow on the pole, but used pellets and hemp as baits.
4 I Widdows, Hallcroft,100-8-0; S Yorks; 5 S Cameron; S Yorks; 6 C Singleton; S Yorks
7 T Benson, S Yorks
8 A Favill, Notts
Daiwa Hallcroft Tournament League (Sunday)
Moat/Canal (45 pegs)
1 N Speed, Middy Dynamite, 121-14-0; peg M Out 44 S Yorks
Nick Speed bounced back from a frustrating Saturday match with a second Sunday Open victory in a row. Nick fished his favoured luncheon meat shallow and on the drop at 13m and netted carp and skimmers in his winning ton plus net.
2 A Sellars, Bankside Tackle, 102-0-0; peg Isl 29 S Yorks
Andy Sellars fished a pellet waggler and a pole shallow to pick up decent carp throughout the match to edge second spot with just over the ton mark.
3 S Clark, Mansfield Sensas, 98-10-0; peg Canal 10 Notts
Steve Clark fished small bits of paste to catch mainly small stockie carp and finished third place overall.
4 S Marshall, MAP Leegem, 88-0-0, Derbys; 5 K Baxter, Mosborough Tackle, 86-8-0, S Yorks;
6 L Coupe, MAP Leegem, 78-0-0; Derbys
7 N Vernon, Gainsborough, Lincs
8 B Sullivan, Maltby, S Yorks