1st Andy Birkin Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 4, 99-1-0
2nd Nigel Shipman Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 14, 95-6-0
3rd Graham Eden Mansfield AA peg 24, 90-15-0
4th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 9, 88-12-0
5th Will Evans Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 39, 73-4-0
6th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 72-3-0
Andy fished the pole and soft pellet on two lines at 14m for carp – 3lb, in the last 90minutes he fished the pole and corn down both margins landing some proper carp – 9lb catapulting him up into top spot with 99lb 1oz, Just one fish short of winning Nigel had a busy day landing 95lb 6oz of carp – 4lb on the pole and banded pellet fished out and on the top kit + 2.
Wednesday Open 3/4/19
Holmedale Lake 16 fished
1st Paul Unwin Gateford Angling Supplies peg 14, 85-2-0
2nd Graham Eden Mansfield AA peg 4, 64-10-0
3rd Ian Taylor Vale AC peg 36, 59-12-0
4th George Rigley Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 42, 57-9-0
5th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 39, 56-6-0
6th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 27, 51-12-0
Second place last week and first place this week Paul fished the pole and banded pellet out at 16m and down both margins late in the match, catching carp – 7lb in his winning weight of 85lb 2oz.