Doncaster angler Andy Bailey was on form at Lakeview Fishery on Saturday as he landed an amazing weight of 169lb 13oz.
The monster haul was enough to win him match two of the Lakeview Middy Xtreme Winter Series as well as a golden peg bonus of £120.
Andy fished on the deck with pellet from peg 12, catching carp to 4lb, F1s and skimmers and became the second qualifier for the series final next March.
Top five: 1 Andy Bailey (Daiwa) 169lb 13oz (canal peg 12), 2 Shaun Kemp (LV Select) 96lb 8oz (canal 19), 3 Brian Greenbury (LV Select) 92lb 10oz (canal 7), 4 Andy Searle (LV Select) 88lb 9oz (canal 29), 5 Ant Lee 80lb 13oz (canal 24).
* The marina lake proved to be the better draw for Sunday’s open match with Shaun Kemp taking top spot with a weight of 125lb 14oz off peg nine.
He caught large carp up to 6lb, F1s and skimmers to pip Bronson Arme who landed 118lb 13oz off the next peg 12. Jamie Adcock was third with 111lb 13oz, off marina 14.
Brian Greenbury was the lake winner on serpent, drawing golden peg 18 to earned him an £80 bonus.
Top five: 1 Shaun Kemp (LV Select) 125lb 14oz (marina 9), 2 Bronson Arme (LVS) 118lb 2oz (marina 12), 3 Jamie Adcock (Match Catch) 111lb 13oz (marina 14), 4 Bob Greenbury (Drennan/Dynamite) 77lb 2oz (marina 16), 5 Brian Greenbury (LVS) 66lb 10oz (serpent 18).