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Rich Cooper won the week eight round of the Tuesday Night Boat League at Rutland Water.

He made the journey down to Manton Bay, recording eight fish and all falling to a big red dry fly.

Rich said the fishing was hectic as he used three dries and had lots of interest.

He managed the biggest fish of the evening to win the midweek boat and to earn five additional points to the 10 points he notched up for winning on the night.

Keith Jones took second place with five fish and Adi Naylor was third with four fish.

League standings after week eight: 1 Rich Cooper 55 points, 2 Ziggy Lesiakowski 36 points, 3 Keith Jones 31 points, 4 Adi Naylor 26 points, 5 Kerry Richardson 22 points, 6 Chris Evans 17 points.

Nineteen anglers took part in the English disabled flyfishers event at Rutland Water.

Ken Webb caught the best brown - 5lb 15oz.