Ricky wins but field is reduced
Cromwell Lake Saturday Series WITH several regulars committed elsewhere this weekend, there was still a field of fifteen anglers present for Saturday s match. The winner was Ricky Ashwell with 34lb 12oz from peg 24. Dennis Page was second with 19lb 9oz an
Cromwell Lake Saturday Series
WITH several regulars committed elsewhere this weekend, there was still a field of fifteen anglers present for Saturday's match.
The winner was Ricky Ashwell with 34lb 12oz from peg 24.
Dennis Page was second with 19lb 9oz and then Ricky's dad Steve with 17lb 11oz. The other weights were considerably lower but close together and the series scores being used to decide the seventeen finalists are very close with every fish counting.
RESULT: 1 Ricky Ashwell, St Neots 34lb 12oz, 2 Dennis Page, St Neots 19lb 9oz, 3 Steve Ashwell, St Neots 17lb 11oz, 4 Graham Goodwin, 6lb 9oz, 5 Terry Allgood, 5lb 8oz, 6 Steve Welford, Browning Hotrods 4lb 15oz
SERIES: 1 Ricky Ashwell, 98pts, 2 Stan Binge, 90pts, 3 Steve Ashwell, 86pts, 4 = Graham Gooddraw & Dennis Page, 77pts, 6 Ian Benton, 73pts, 7 John Pratt, 68pts, 8 = Eric & Elliott Turner, 62pts, 10 Steve Welford, 57pts, 11 Mark Dickerson, 55pts, 12 Andy Leathers, 45pts, 13 Keith Westerby, 38pts, 14 Trevor Lovell, 37pts, 15 = Dave Silsby, Terry Allgood & Paul Goldstraw, 34pts, 18 Ray Best, 31pts
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THE first of this year's Wednesday Evening matches was fished last week with some very good weights on a dull evening.
The match was won by Charlie Pratt from peg 27 with 38lb 4oz.
Steve Ashwell was second with 30lb 14oz and Ricky Ashwell third with 26lb 6oz.
RESULT: 1 Charlie Pratt, St Neots 38lb 4oz, 2 Steve Ashwell, St Neots 30lb 14oz, 3 Ricky Ashwell, St Neots 26lb 6oz, 4 Chris Saunders, Brampton 13lb 5oz, 5 Graham Goodwin, 8lb 14oz, 6 Nick Marriott, Brampton 7lb 12oz
Van Den Eynde
OUR Stanjay team took on Littleport A and Hoskins Haulers, who had previously knocked out last years local successes Brampton, at Decoy lakes on Sunday.
Hoskins finished well ahead with 48 points to Stanjay's 57 and Littleport's 61.
TUESDAY'S "Golden Rod" match was won by Dereck Kendrew from Baldock with 28lb 12oz well ahead of two regular winners Chris Young and Dennis Holliday.
RESULT: 1 Dereck Kendrew, Baldock 28lb 12oz, 2 Chris Young, St Neots 16lb 4oz, 3 Dennis Holliday, Biggleswade 15lb 2oz
THE first of this year's Saturday Open matches took place this weekend and saw a win for Roger Abbott with 26lb 7oz of carp plus two tench caught from peg 6 on the pole.
Dusty Kiddle and Colin Oliver were close behind in second and third places.
RESULT: 1 Roger Abbott, 26lb 7oz, 2 Dusty Kiddle, 25lb 11oz, 3 Colin Oliver, 23lb 12oz, 4 Kevin Peacock, 20lb 6oz
KEVIN Peacock and Colin Oliver featured in the frame again on Sunday, this time finishing in third and fourth places in the Mill View match behind father and son Russell and Craig Blackshield.
RESULT: 1 Russell Blackshield, 52lb 12oz , 2 Craig Blackshield, 31lb 10oz, 3 Kevin Peacock, 29lb 13oz, 4 Colin Oliver, 18lb 12oz
Wednesday 3 May
Cromwell Lake Wednesday Series Match Two - Draw 5.30pm, Fish 6pm - dusk
Rookery Farm - OAP Match - Draw 9.30am, Fish 10.30am - 3.30pm. Booking number: 01354 660566
Saturday 6 May
Cromwell Lake Series - Draw 12 noon, Fish 1 - 5.30pm (two keepnets needed)
Grahams Pond - Open Match - Draw 8.30am, Fish 9am - 2pm (01480 351034)
Sunday 7 May
Grahams Pond - Plumb-It Match One - Wagon & Horses A v Golden Knight -
Draw 8.30am, Fish 9am - 2pm
Tuesday 9 May
Lawn Farm - Golden Rod Open Match - Draw 9am, Fish 10am - 3pm
Wednesday 10 May
Cromwell Lake Wednesday Evening Series Match Three - Draw 5.30pm, Fish 6pm - dusk