DIVISION TWO NATIONAL PRACTICE (SUN)
The National may be a month away, but anglers are already practising. John Waples won with 6-11-0 from peg 145 where the Midland Angling Supplies man used pinkie over groundbait at 11m and caster at 14m for a net of skimmers and roach.
1 J Waples, Midland Angling Supplies, 6-11-0; 2 D Williams, Matrix Halifax, 6-10-3; 3 J Johnson, Measham, 6-6-6. Three section wins out of three keeps Adam Wakelin in the lead overall with a round to go. Ridgemere men took three of the top four places, with Neil Carless winning on 146-8-0 from peg 18 on the Lambsdown Lake. He fished pellet waggler and long pole and