Jimmy and Mark book places in £1,000 fish final

IN A very tight match on Sunday, Jimmy Brooks was the winner of the £1,000 qualifier match at Westwood Lakes.

He now progresses to the final, where he will hope to be the one who will grab the grand prize money.

Jimmy landed a mixed catch of ide and carp on maggot at 5m and pellet tight to the island.

Results: 1 Jimmy Brooks 79lb, 2 Adam Playford 77lbs 12oz, 3 Steve Lane 74lbs 08oz, 4 Luke Morley 72lbs 10oz.

Mark Rodgers also booked his place in the final, after winning Tuesday’s qualifier.

Results: 1 Mark Rodgers 67lbs 02oz, 2 Steve Lane 59lbs 04oz, 3 Gareth Mills 53lbs 12oz.

Wednesday’s Junior Open (seven-13 years) was won by Beady Cowlson, who finished ahead of runner-up Ben Darrington.

The 13-16 years age category was won by Adam Swain.

Results: 1 Adam Swain 55lbs 10oz, 2 Davis Gurton 40lbs, 3 Ben Elding 38lbs 14oz.

Thursday’s over 50s match saw Ken Clarke come out on top.

Results: 1 Ken Clark 83lbs 12oz, 2 Brian Thompson 66lbs 02, 3 Chris Mawyer 44lbs 08oz.

The £1,000 qualifiers, plus junior and senior matches, continue to be held throughout the month. To book call Alex on 07846 769003.