Tuesday 30th May 2011 Daiwa Hallcroft Afternoon Open
Bridge Pool (21 Pegs )
1st D Oldham (Maltby) Peg Outer 14 71-6-0
With the fish nearly ready for spawning weights were slightly lower than of late.Daz Oldham fished shallow at 13m with meat for carp to 8lb
2nd R Teigh (Handsworth) Peg Island 18 71-2-0
Rich Teigh also opted for shallow tactics from Island 18 and fell an agonising 4oz short.
3rd L Wright (Map Leegem) Peg Island 22 56-15-0
Lee fished paste on short pole and corn in the margins for carp and skimmers
4th K Storey (Hallcroft) 48-2-0
Thursday 1st June 2011 Daiwa Hallcroft Veterans Open
Moat Pool (42 Pegs)
1stJ Moore (Sutton) Peg Island 5 55-12-0
Another big turnout produced some close weights in the frame.John Moore ran out easy victor with 55lb 12oz from Island peg 5.John fished meat and pellet up and down in the water for mainly carp to 8lb
2nd D Fantom (Chesterfield) Peg Island 55 39-14-0
Dave Fantom came second fishing corn and paste for carp to 10lb
3rd A Tait (Hallcroft) Peg Island 67 38-10-0
Alan fished meat and pellet over groundbait in the margins for carp to 8lb
4th P Schoof (Hallcroft) 38-10-0 5th P Bagshaw (Barnsley Blacks) 36-10-0
Friday 2nd June 2011 Daiwa Hallcroft Afternoon Open
Moat Pool (24 Pegs)
1st A Tait (Hallcroft) Peg Island 67 138-10-0
Alan Tait continued his good run with this win from Island 67.Alan attacked the margins with meat and corn over groundbait for mainly carp to 9lb
2nd D Dare (Notts) Peg Outer 2 120-8-0
Dave also broke the ton barrier with 120lb plus.Dave fished short pole with meat and maggots,worms and groundbait in the margins for carp to 7lb
3rd P Wright (Fishing Republic) Peg Island 5 94-8-0
Paul Wright opted for paste on short pole and in the margins for carp to 10lb
4thJ Hobson (Sheffield) 79-15-0 5th P Miles (Goldthorpe) 70-12-0
Daiwa Hallcroft Open (Saturday)
Moat (23 pegs)
1 P McIntyre, Doncaster, 139-4-0 ; peg outer 26 S Yorks
The first spawning fish put paid to any chance of a tight match. However the top three anglers still had impressive weights. Leading the field was Paul McIntyre on peg outer 26 and he fished meat shallow plus groundbait and corn in the edge for carp to 11lb
2 S Plant, Subfish, 93-15-0; peg outer 10 Notts
Second was Scott Plant who fished paste and pellet at 6m from outer 10 for carp to 8lb
3 T Butt, Sheffield, 81-14-0; peg island 9 S Yorks
Third placed Tony Butt caught carp on catmeat at 8m
4 L Wolstenhouse, Sheffield, 54-10-0; S Yorks 5 JS Else, Newburgh AC, 46-12-0; Derbys 6 R Vaughan, Sheffield, 46-10-0; S Yorks
7 S Howard, S Yorks
8 J Thomas, Notts
Daiwa Hallcroft Tournament League (Sunday)
Moat/Canal (35 pegs)
1 G Westwater, MAP Leegem, 110-14-0; peg M island 26 Notts
Spawning still made fishing inconsistent but there were some good weights. Graham Westwater on Moat island peg 26 fished up in the water with pellet and meat at 12m for carp to 8lb
2 E Buxton, MAP Leegem, 103-15-0; peg M island 32 Derbys
Second was Eddie Buxton, also on the island, who used similar shallow tactics for carp to 10lb
3 S Marshall, Chesterfield, 90-0-0; peg Canal 4 Derbys
Steve Marshall fished pellet and corn to the far bank of the Canal for carp to 2lb
4 S Twigg, MAP Leegem, 82-0-0; Derbys 5 P Wright, MAP Leegem, 74-14-0; Derbys 6 J Skipper, Crooked Billet, 71-8-0; Lincs
7 D Nuttall, Notts
8 P Miles, S Yorks