ANGLING TRUST/CANAL & RIVER TRUST CANAL PAIRS QUALIFIER (SUN)
Leeds-Liverpool Canal (64 pegs)
Five more pairs bagged their place in the final, with Wigan duo Mark Pearson and Dave Massey winning. Wigan’s Ted Clark took individual victory with 22-14-0 of skimmers from his peg at the woodyard, where he caught on caster at 7m and 14.5m.
Result: 1 T Clark, Wigan, 22-14-0; 2 S Walton, Farnworth Tackle, 13-12-0; 3 T Hurst, Lancs MG, 9-7-4; 4 D Turner, Tri-Cast Rochdale, 9-5-4.
Qualifying pairs: 1 M Pearson and D Massey; 2 S Crossley and S Winn; 3 R Yates and M Ellement; 4 T Kingwood and K Level; 5 S Walton and M Hargreaves.