Match Report

Billhook 09 Apr 2017


Anglers Fished:

13

Weather Conditions:

Hottest day of the year so far (Martin in shorts!)

Weights And Species:

Carp & mixed silvers

Notable Fish:

Non reported

Summary:

Section 1 (pegs 1,3,5,7,23,25 & 27) was claimed by Bunny Warren who had 9 carp off peg 1 for 41lb 8oz - all on paste. Derek Pickard, over the lake on peg 25, weighed in 40lb 8oz to secure 2nd place (ouch!), and Colin Bryant took 3rd spot of peg 3 with 34lb 8oz. Total weight for section 1 = 223lb 4oz. Section 2 (pegs 9,11,13,16,18 & 21) was won by young Colin Stark off peg 21, who netted 21lb 8oz. 2nd place was taken by Gerry Illingworth who needed 20lb 8oz fro peg 16. Derek Massey managed 17lb 4oz from peg 18 to claim 3rd in section. Total weight for section 2 = 99lb 12oz. High expectations were on the cards today, but it didn't fish to those expectations - hey ho! No notable fish declared today, although Derek P did his usual silver-catching trick with an estimated 10-11lb of them.