Top county anglers battle for £1,000

THIS week sees the £1,000 final match at Westwood Lakes on Saturday and Sunday.

Almost 50 of Lincolnshire’s top match anglers battle will it out on Skylark and Kestrel Lakes.

The draw will be at 9.30am at Fishermans Rest Carem withing fishing from 11am-5pm both days.

l SUNDAY’S open match saw Jimmy Brooks take the spoils.

He fished maggot at 5m to take ide and small carp steadily before a late switch to pellet at 16m to the island from peg 10.

Results: 1 Jimmy Brooks 77lb 12oz, 2 Gus Garrett 71lb 02oz, 3 Craig Butterfield 61lb 02oz, 4 Steve Pretty 50lb 04oz.

Tuesday’s £1,000 qualifier on Skylark Lake was won by Steve Lane.

Results: 1 Steve Lane 58lb 09oz, 2 John Gooden 47lb 02oz, 3 Mick Stamp 44lb 09oz.

Thursday’s over 50s match on Skylark was won by John Gooden.

Results: 1 John Gooden 56lb 14oz, 2 Paul Oglesbee 54lb 02oz, 3 Ian Shaw 47lb 08oz.

l AN OPEN match will be held on Tuesday.

The draw is at 10am in the Fisherman’s Rest , with fishing from 11am- 5pm.

The cost is £11 all in.

Thursday’s Over 50s match will be on Skylark.

The draw is at 10am with fishing 11am-5pm.

To book call Alex on 07846 769003.

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