Carp and bream aid Thompson

Local sport from the Boston Standard, Lincolnshire: bostonstandard.co.uk/sport, on Twitter @standardduncan
Local sport from the Boston Standard, Lincolnshire: bostonstandard.co.uk/sport, on Twitter @standardduncan

Brian Thompson is the latest angler to win a qualifying round of the £1,000 match at Westwood Lakes.

Competing in the Tuesday Open on Skylark Lake last week, he fished peg 24 to catch carp and bream for a 122lbs 10oz haul.

In second was Toby Pepper, fishing across to the island with expander pellet from peg 38.

Results: 1 Brian Thompson 122lbs 10oz, 2 Toby Pepper 110lbs 0oz, 3 Roy Taylor 79lbs 4oz, 4 Ken Clarke 62lbs 8oz, 5 Mike Brenchley 58lbs 0oz.

Paul Oglesbee won Thursday’s Over 50s Open match, also on Skylark Lake.

A catch of carp was enough for 68lbs 12oz to see off second-placed Roy Taylor.

Results: 1 Paul Oglesbee 68lbs 12oz, 2 Roy Taylor 53lbs 8oz, 3 Dave Robinson 51lbs 6oz, 4 Fred Bisham 49lbs 4oz, 5 Jeff Duggan 47lbs 4oz.