Angling Times (UK) - - NORTH -

Fol­low­ing the Fish O’Ma­nia qual­i­fier the day be­fore, 73 an­glers turned out to fish this open. Mul­ti­ple Matchman of the Year Andy Ben­nett left them fish­ing for sec­ond as he took 108-10-0 for vic­tory from peg 40 on Canal 2, catch­ing F1s, ide and a few carp on pel­let across at 12m and caster off bot­tom at 6m. Craig Eb­brell, at peg 29 on the same lake, fished mag­got to the is­land at 12m for 105-10-0 of mainly F1s. A chopped worm and caster ap­proach won the day for Keith Pent­land, who drew peg 16 on the Sky­lark Lake and went out to 14.5m to pick off carp to 9lb plus skim­mers and ide for 115-9-0. That put him al­most 20lb clear of Keith West on peg 27 of the same lake, pel­let shal­low at 16m giv­ing him 96-2-0 of carp to dou­ble fig­ures.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.