Monday 5th November 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Veterans
Bridge Pool (16 Pegs)
1 M Cordall, Newcastle, Peg Island 24; 40-12-0
A strong cold northerly wind put pay to any large weights in this monday vets open. Mark Cordall of Retford led the way with 40lb from island peg 24. Mark fished pellet feeder with hair riggd corn for 7 carp and a few skimmers
2 R Holmes, Notts AA, Peg Outer 8; 32-12-0
Roger fished pole and pellet at 11m for 5 carp upto 8lb and a few skimmers
3 N Wood, Hallcroft, Peg Island 26; 28-4-0
Nigel also caught on pole and pellet for his weight of 28lb
4 T Furby, Notts AA, 23-10-0
5 C Perry, Leicester, 21-14-0
Thursday 8th November 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Veterans
Bridge/Croft Pool (35 Pegs)
1 K Pacey, Gainsborough, Peg Croft 0; 59-6-0
Croft Pool again produced the winner in this latest veterans open. Ken Pacey drew favoured corner peg 0 and made no mistakes. Alternating between pole and pellet and bomb with meat and corn Ken caught carp to 6lb and skimmers and tench for 59lb.
2 M Burrell, Gateford, Peg Bridge Isl 26; 49-12-0
Mick Burrell fished bomb with hair rigged corn for carp to 8lb and added silvers fishing pole with worm and caster.
3 W Lomas, Map Leegem, Peg Bridge Out 9; 41-8-0
Wayne Lomas alternated pelleta nd corn at 11m for carp and skimmers
4 D Clegg, Brittania, 37-12-0 5 S Twigg, Map Leegem, 36-11-0
Friday 9th November 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Open
Moat Outer (10 Pegs)
1 R Teigh, Handsworth, Peg 26; 34-2-0
Rich alternated groundbait feeder with corn and pole and pellet for carp and skimmers
2 D Oldham, Maltby, Peg 22; 25-12-0
Daz fisheed pole and pellet at 13m for carp and skimmers
3 N Wood, Hallcroft, Peg 8, 24-0-0
Nigel used maggot over ground bait for a mixed net of silvers.
Saturday 10th November 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft
Carp/Silver Open Match.
Moat Pool (21 pegs)
1 A Sellars, Bankside Tackle, 100-4-0; peg Out 30 With the introduction of a regular weekend open match offering payouts for both carp and silverfish weights, there was plenty to fish for in today’s match. Winning today’s match and claiming first prize in the carp payout was Andy Sellars who fished a ground bait feeder with treble maggot and landed over 20 carp. The silverfish winner was local angler Gary Mumby who netted over 19lbs of roach, perch and skimmers using caster on the pole at 13m.
2 G Gibson, Worksop, 43-5-0; peg Out 26
Gordon Gibson alternated between feeder and pellet on the pole to catch carp and skimmer bream for second place overall.
3 P Bagshaw, Maver, 33-0-0; peg Isl 70
Pete Bagshaw finished third overall, but took second place in the carp payout with carp too 7lbs caught on the feeder to the far bank.
4 J Masson, Maver Marukyu, 32-13-0; 5 D Dare, Marukyu, 30-8-0.
Sunday 11th November 2012 Daiwa Hallcroft Open
MatchMoat Pool (34 pegs)
1st G Mumby, MAP Leegem, 117-8-0; peg out 27
Gary Mumby’s recent good form continued today with a magnificent winter net of common and mirror carp to 8lbs plus. Gary caught on feeder with corn and long pole with pellets.
2nd W Lomas, MAP Leegem, 61-8-0; peg isl 60
Wayne Lomas fished the bomb to the middle of moat using double hairrigged corn as bait, to claim second overall.
3rd P Wright, MAP Leegem, 53-8-0; peg out 21
The close third spot fell to tackle dealer Phil Wright who netted mostly carp on bomb and feeder using banded pellet.
4th J Skipper, Gainsborough, 53-4-0;
5th A Oldham, Halkon Hunt, 51-13-0;
6th D Oldham, MAP Leegem, 51-3-0.