John is King of the Fens

Angling Times (UK) - - MATCH NEWS -

EX­PE­RI­ENCE counts for a lot in match fish­ing, and when it comes to catch­ing sil­ver­fish to win there are few bet­ter in the East­ern re­gion than Sen­sas Mark One man John Tay­lor, af­fec­tion­ately known as ‘118’ af­ter his trade­mark han­dle­bar mous­tache.

The week­end saw John top­ping the fi­nal round of the King of the Fens se­ries on the Mid­dle Level Drain with 15-2-8 of roach and skim­mers, 24 hours af­ter he had ven­tured to Norfolk’s tidal River Yare and taken sec­ond over­all in the 54-peg match with 14-6-0 of small skim­mers on the feeder.

Ian Cochrane won that match with 24-10-0.

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