Lakeview angling: Brian toasts back-to-back wins

Brian Greenbury won last Saturday's qualifier at Lakeview EMN-160524-155221002

Brian Greenbury won last Saturday's qualifier at Lakeview EMN-160524-155221002

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Brian Greenbury couldn’t put a foot wring last weekend as he secured back-to-back wins at Lakeview Fishery.

The Dynamite team angler followed up victory in the Middy Baggin Machine Summer Series on Saturday by winning the Sunday Open.

Dave Brakewell qualified for September's Middy final last Wednesday EMN-160706-170441002

Dave Brakewell qualified for September's Middy final last Wednesday EMN-160706-170441002

Greenbury won the Middy match with a haul of 82lb 13oz, taken from peg seven on the canal pool, but having already booked his place in September’s final, the qualifying spot went to runner-up Paul Kania.

The Lakeview Select man weighed in with 78lb 1oz from peg two on the canal.

Sunday’s match was a closer affair with Greenbury (73lb 1oz) winning by a single pound from runner-up Steve Ward (72lb 1oz).

* Last Wednesday’s Middy Series match was won by Steve Haywood with a catch of 93lb 8oz, taken from peg 18 on the river pool.

Paul Kania claimed his qualifying place on Saturday EMN-160706-170456002

Paul Kania claimed his qualifying place on Saturday EMN-160706-170456002

The Middy angler was a long way clear of runner-up Dave Brakewell (79lb 13oz) who took the qualifying spot for the Middy Baggin Machine Final.

Results (top five) – Sunday Open: 1 Brian Greenbury (Dynamite) 73lb 1oz (peg 3), 2 Steve Ward 72lb 1oz (peg 9), 3 Neil Barlow (Sutherland News) 64lb (peg 13), 4 Mick Beckhurst (Preci-Spark Sports) 62lb 13oz (peg 17), 5 Sean Huggins (Drennan/Dynamite) 53lb 1oz (peg 5).

Saturday qualifier: 1 Brian Greenbury (Dynamite) 82lb 13oz (canal peg 7), 2 Paul Kania (LVS) 78lb 1oz (canal 2), 3 Sam Allen 77lb 10oz (canal 9), 4 Steven Pretty 72lb 8oz (canal 29), 5 Jimmy Aley (AMSOA) 65lb 10oz (canal 20).

Wednesday qualifier: 1 Steve Haywood (Middy) 93lb 8oz (river peg 18) 2 Dave Brakewell (EM Landscape and Gardening Services) 79lb 13oz (river 9), 3 Graham Wright 75lb (river 15), 4 Bob Greenbury (Drennan) 64lb 10oz (stream 1), 5 Phill Hill 63lb 8oz (river 3).