Holmedale Lake 23 fished
1st Martyn Brown Eastwood Angling peg 52, 135-9-0
2nd Simon Skelton Maver peg 9, 102-12-0
3rd Steve Hayward Middy peg 20, 84-7-0
4th Lee Parker Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 56, 78-11-0
5th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 45, 78-4-0
6th Daz Staley Subfish peg 24, 69-11-0
One off the hottest days so far this had some anglers struggling, but not Martyn Brown fishing the pole and paste out and down both margins he caught steady all match landing 40 carp – 7lb. In second Maver’s Simon Skelton had a late run of carp on the pole and pellet fished down the margin for 102lb 12oz.
Sherwood Lake 16 fished
1st Dave Round Woodhouse Angling peg 40, 127-15-0
2nd Steve Richards Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 41, 87-1-0
3rd Fred Bispham Peg One Angling peg 47, 63-15-0
4th Lee Parker Phil’s Bait & Tackle peg 50, 47-7-0
5th Ray Bowers Woodhouse Angling peg 44, 39-1-0
Dave fished his usual pole and caster sort at 5m on the deck and up in the water for 72lb of Ide and skimmers-1lb before turning his attention to the carp fishing the pole and worm he landed 10 carp making up the rest of his weight of 127lb 15oz. In second place Steve had a mixed net of silvers on the pole and worm and the pole and corn fished down the margin for carp.
Sunday evening open
Holmedale Lake 25 fished
1st Carl Williams GOT Baits peg 25, 152-5-0
2nd Phil Carline Subfish peg 39, 103-3-0
3rd Steve Forster Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 17, 102-5-0
4th Martyn Brown Eastwood Angling peg 51, 102-0-0
5th Geoff Mawby Gateford Angling peg 21, 88-3-0
6th Will Cresswell Eastwood Angling peg 47, 82-1-0
Carl fished the pole and meat out at 13m and down the margins landing carp – 9lb in his 152lb 5oz catch finishing way out in front of what was a tight match.