Steve Haywood took the only three-figure haul of the week at Lake View Fishery to win the latest Sunday Open match.
The Middy angler caught 108lb 2oz from the stream lake’s peg one to finish more than 30lb clear of runner-up Bob Dyer who landed 74lb 1oz from peg four on river.
Neil Edwards and Andy Searle became the latest anglers to qualify for the Middy Xtreme Autumn/Winter Final next March.
Lake View Select angler Searle won last Wednesday’s qualifier with 90lb 4oz from peg one on river, whiel second place was good enough for Edwards (Maver) who finished with 89lb 8oz, from canal’s peg 14, 10lb behind winner Ken Daws.
Results (top five) –
Sunday Open: 1 Steve Haywood (Middy) 108lb 2oz (stream peg 1), 2 Bob Dyer (Maver) 74lb 1oz (river 4), 3 Shaun Butler 66lb 15oz (river 12), 4 Mick Beckhurst (Preci-Spark Sports) 63lb 1oz (river 16), 5 Ben Sharp (Maver) 62lb 4oz (stream 12).
Middy Xtreme Autumn/Winter Qualifier (Wednesday): 1 Andy Searle (LVS) 90lb 4oz (river peg 1), 2 Bob Greenbury (Drennan) 85lb 4oz (river 7), 3 Andy Bailey (Diawa) 79lb 1oz (stream 7), 4 Brian Greenbury (Dynamite) 78lb 9oz (river 17), 5 Pete Wood (LVS) 76lb 1oz (stream 10).
(Saturday): 1 Ken Daws (Sensas) 99lb 12oz (river peg 1), 2 Neil Edwards (Maver) 89lb 8oz (canal 14), 3 Andy Bailey (Diawa) 87lb 13oz (canal 6), 4 Steve Haywood (Middy) 79lb 10oz (river 16), 5 Bob Greenbury (Drennan) 72lb 4oz (river 9).