LARFORD LAKES (SUN)
Another big weight was needed to win at Larford. And Dynamite Baits man Dan Hull found the big carp on the pellet waggler to weigh in 164-5-0 of fish to 12lb from peg 66. Second spot went to Neil McKinnon with 156-6-0.
1 D Hull, Dynamite Baits, 164-5-0; 2 N McKinnon, Preston Innovations, 156-6-0; 3 M Bull, Frenzee, 129-11-0. tactics served runner-up Brian Weavers on peg 112. He could only find skimmers to 28-3-0.
1 J Coote, Breakaway Tackle, 41-12-0; 2 B Weavers, Sportsman’s, 28-3-0; 3 R Hubbard, Daiwa Angling Direct, 27-4-0; 4 J Taylor, Sensas Mark One, 26-0-0; 5 G Carter, Sudbury, 25-8-0; 6 P Hudson, Deben, 22-8-0. bonus tench on caster from peg 82. But talk of the match was the estimated 20lb sturgeon that Gerraint Powell played for 30 minutes before losing it when a flock of geese flew through his rig!
1 C Lloyd, Midland Angling Supplies, 10-0-0; 2 J Oakes, Middy, 8-1-0; 3 G Powell, Maver, 5-1-0.
C Lloyd, G Powell, S Timson, J Freeborn and I Sharratt.