Nick West takes the lead in the Trent Masters qualifier
He uses maggot and stick for 22lb catch
DRENNAN COORS TRENT MASTERS QUALIFIER River Trent, Andressy, Baileys, Broadholme, Golf Course, Municipal (74 pegs)
CATCHING big fish on the Trent usually involves feeder tactics, but Nick West took a series of lumps and a 22-8-0 winning catch on the float.
Drawn on Baileys peg 33, he used the stick float and maggot to extract a brace of quality chub, a 3lb bream, perch and a big barbel.
Adey Reynolds also relied on floatfishing and used the pole with maggot and hemp from peg 18 at Broadholme for 17-7-0 of quality roach.
Result: 1 N West, Baileys, 22-8-0; 2 A Reynolds, Broadholme, 17-7-0; 3 N Bull, Baileys, 17-6-0; 4 A White, Broadholme, 17-4-0..