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Angling match results for the week ending 11 September 2022

Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.

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Bibby's/Stone & District AC Wednesday Sweepstake Match, Shropshire Union Canal, Trees Section, Shebdon, Shrops. Wed. Kim Jones 7-0-0 (small skimmers and roach); Terry Proctor 2-15-0 (perch); (Joint 3rd) Phil James 2-8-0; Dave Mason 2-8-0; John Keeling 2-6-0.

Crewe MG Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Coal Wharf & Short Length, Market Drayton, Shrops. Sun (31 fished). Lewis Kenyon (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 11-6-0 (hemp-roach); Bob Yeomans (Team Les ‘O') 9-14-0 (bream and perch); Simon Preece (Cresta Gamakatsu) 9-5-0; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 7-10-0; Damian Parry (Sensas Lifestyl MG) 7-6-0; Gordon Griffiths (Oswestry) 6-6-0; Les Olszewski (Team Les ‘O') 6-5-0.

FIPSed Federation 68th Coarse Angling World Championship for Nations 2022, Stara Drava (Canal), Bilje, Croatia. Sat/Sun. Mihael Pongrac (Croatia) 3 (19K 345g); Mitja Kmetec (Slovenia) 3 (15K 595g); Balazs Csoregi (Hungary) 3 (15K 065g); James Dent (England) 3 (13K 770g). Teams: Serbia 31.5 (72K 870g); Italy 42 (65K 510g); Czech Republic 47 (63K 630g); Slovenia 53; France 54; England 57; Austria 58; Croatia 59.5; Slovakia 60; Hungary 61.

Goodyear AC, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, 3 Hammers Golf Course Section, Coven, Staffs. Thurs PM., 3½ hour match. Mel ‘Killer' Wood (Goodyear AC) 7-4-10 (perch, roach and gudgeon); Ray Campbell (Goodyear AC) 5-2-0 (mainly punch-roach and skimmers); Dave Smith (Goodyear AC) 3-8-6 (perch and roach); Malcolm Bethell (Goodyear AC) 3-6-6 (perch, roach and gudgeon).

Goodyear AC Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Shawhall Lane Section, Coven, Staffs. Sun. Ash Cooper (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 4-15-15 (a 3lb chub, perch, roach and gudgeon); Nigel Ball (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 4-11-14 (caster-roach, perch and gudgeon); Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-10-13 (small mixed silvers); Martin Spruce (Fatty's Bait & Tackle) 3-14-9 (small mixed silvers).

Hodnet AC, Shropshire Union Canal, Farm Length, Soudley, Shrops. Thurs. Chris Hughes 7-6-0; Tom Gollins 5-14-0; Roy Cooper 4-3-0.

Let's Fish Commonwealth Communities Regional Celebration, Lincolnshire Heat, Fossdyke Navigation, Woodcocks Inn Section, Burton Waters, Lincoln, Lincs. Sat 3rd Sept. Juniors: William Bond 2K 120g; Luna Andrews 1K 300g; Alexander Block 1K 280g. Cadets: Zach Chapman 500g.

Let's Fish Commonwealth Communities Regional Celebration, South Leics. & Northants. Heat, Grand Union Canal, Gumley Road Section, Foxton, Leics. Sat 3rd Sept. Juniors: Lottie Clarke 900g; Ella Preston 600g; Alex Lamont 350g. Cadets: Freya Sullivan 600g.

Let's Fish Commonwealth Communities Regional Celebration, Leicestershire Heat, Grand Union Canal, Glen Parva, Leics. Sun. Juniors: Ella Preston 430g; James Baker Kean 320g; Max Owen 320g. Cadets: Charlie Hutchinson 810g; Oskar Kiff 280g; Freya Sullivan 180g; Michael Baker Keane 140g.

Sensas HanKat Superteam AS Open, Dudley No.1 Canal, Link 51 Section, Merry Hill, W. Mids. Sat. Dave Berrow (Sparks MG) 12-6-0; Darren Massey (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 10-13-15; Dave Hughes (Sensas Black Country) 9-0-7; Glenn Law (Sparks MG) 7-8-4; Mark Hardman (Sensas Black Country) 6-10-3; John Taylor (Sensas HanKat Superteam AS) 6-9-0.

Sensas HanKat Teams of Four Championships 2022 Qualifier, Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Soho Loop Section, Winson Green, B'ham. Sun. Ryan Hardman (Smithy's) 5-10-3; Kevin Clark (Loop Match) 5-7-0; Shane Bassett (Sensas Black Country Green) 5-5-0; R. Evans (Sensas Black Country Green) 5-3-2; (Joint 5th) Ian Giles (Mighty Red Lantern AC) 5-2-4; Chris Rice (Sensas Black Country Green) 5-2-4; Tony Bowen (Loop Match) 5-1-8. Teams: Sensas Black Country Green 8.5 (Qualified); Loop Match 12; Sensas Black Country Gold 16; (Joint 4th) Bag'em/Maver Midlands 18; Smithy's 18.

Sensas Southern Canal League, Round 5, Grand Union Canal, Manor Fields, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Bucks. Sun (35 fished). Ian Orbell (Colmic Boland Groundbaits Northants) 9-2-0 (skimmers and mixed small silvers); John Weeden (Matrix Image Blue) 9-1-0 (skimmers and mixed small silvers); James Drakulic (Matrix Image Red) 8-14-0 (couple of early skimmers plus bits); Butch Murphy (Sensas Oakwood Green) 8-10-0 (skimmers and bits); Andy Swift (Sensas Oakwood Black) 7-10-0 (skimmers and bits); Gordon Curl (Sensas Oakwood Green) 7-5-0. Teams: Sensas Oakwood Green 28; Matrix Image Red 25; Matrix Image Blue 23; Colmic Boland Groundbaits Northants. 22; Sensas Oakwood Purple 20; Sensas Oakwood Black 16; Bart's 6. League: Matrix Image Red 118; Sensas Oakwood Green 114; Colmic Boland Groundbaits 103; Sensas Oakwood Purple 99; Sensas Oakwood Black 90; (Joint 6th) Matrix Image Blue 88; Bart's 88.

Sportsman AC Opens, Walsall Canal (BCN), Eyston Avenue Section, Ocker Hill, Tipton, W. Mids. Sat. Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 6-13-4; Mark Foster (Goodyear AC) 6-7-0; Dave Arnold (Sportsman AA) 5-4-14; Dave Anderson (Sportsman AA) 5-1-0; Neil Turner (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 4-2-3. Sun., Birmingham Main Line Canal (BCN), Jay's Avenue Section, Tipton, W. Mids. Sun. Pete Hatton (ZLT) 9-0-0; Mal Galliers (Sportsman AA) 3-11-0; G. Clarke (Sportsman AC) 3-4-0; Alan Price (Sportsman AC) 2-12-0; Steve Broome (Bag'em/Maver Midlands) 2-7-0; Mick Hawkins (Sportsman AC) 1-11-0.

Stoke City DAA Open, Shropshire Union Canal, Saddle Bridge Section, Norbury, Staffs. Sat (19 fished). Simon Nickless (Sensas Black Country) 6-8-14 (roach and perch); John Hanna (Browning West Midlands) 5-13-4 (roach and skimmers); Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 5-12-4 (roach and skimmers); Bob Yeomans (Team Les ‘O') 5-4-2 (a 2lb 8oz bream, a 12oz perch, gudgeon and roach); Gordon Griffiths (Oswestry) 5-1-4 (roach and skimmers); Dave McCall (Cadence Superteam/Bait-Tech) 5-0-10 (mainly small skimmers).

Tackle Tarts AC, Wyrley & Essington Canal, (Cashmores MG Waters), Fishley, Pelsall, Walsall, W. Mids. Sun. Martyn Anderson 12-12-0 (two bream, one tench and silvers); Jason Painter 9-6-0 (bream and skimmers); Andy Davis 5-1-0.

Telford & District AA Junior Match, Shropshire Union Canal, (Hodnet AC Waters), Soudley, Shrops. Sun. Alfie Portman 2-12-0; Ryan Jones 2-10-0; (Joint 3rd) Paignton Doodson 2-9-0; Hayden Saunders 2-9-0; (Joint 4th) Lauren Stevens 2-8-0; Jak Wilkes 2-8-0. 6 to 9 years of age group winner: Charlie Meredith. 10 to 12 years of age group winner: Jak Wilkes. 13 to 16 years of age group winner: Lauren Stevens.

Tring Old Codgers, Grand Union Canal, Red Lion Bridge Section, Dacorum, Herts. Tues. Martin Rodwell 7-7-0; Andy Allday 5-11-0; Paul Hedges 5-1-0.

Wigan DAA, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Adlington, Lancs. Wed. Carl Whalley (1st placed, no weight supplied); Phil Holland 4-4-0; Kenny Sharples 3-14-0 Sat., Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Appley Bridge, Wigan, Gtr. Manchester. Steve Clegg 14-10-4 (8lb of early skimmers plus 6lb of hemp-roach); Paul Tabron 12-12-8; Gordon Houilbecq 10-11-12.

Wolverhampton Over 60's Club Open, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, (Goodyear AC Waters), Slade Heath, Coven, Staffs. Wed. Bernie Leatherbarrow (Sensas Lifestyle MG) 10-1-11; Ray Campbell (Sankey's) 6-8-8; Steve Dudley (Sensas Black Country) 5-6-8; Joe Athersmith (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-12-11; Tony Beech (Bridgtown Social AC) 4-4-6; K. Lewis. 4-2-3.


Bridgnorth British Legion AC, River Severn, Park Reaches, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun 4th Sept. Geoff Brierley 10-14-0 (silvers); Terry Jervis 5-14-0; Pete Bate 5-2-0.

Bridgnorth Comrades AS Match, River Severn, Golf Course to High Rock Stretch, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Sun. John Gill (Wolverhampton) 14-6-0 (chub); Pete Cartwright (Wolverhampton) 12-13-0; Pete Bate (Kinlet) 6-14-0.

Cradley Heath Labour AC, River Severn, (BAA Waters), Arley Left Bank, nr. Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun. Stewart Mulheron 20-2-0 (barbel to 7lb plus chub); Sean Waite 15-11-0; Mick Whitmore 13-14-0; Paul Skidmore 7-6-0; Lawrie Mulheron 6-12-0.

Droitwich Spa AC Members Only Match, Warwickshire Avon, Twyning, Glos. Thurs. M. Shellard 9-14-4; L. Sanders 8-5-12; G. Seadon 8-1-8; (Joint 4th) L. Merrell 5-13-12; C. Jew 5-13-12; G. Summers 5-2-8.

Kent Championships 2022, River Medway, Barming & Teston, Kent. Sun (90 fished). Jeff Davis (Maidstone Victory) 19-15-0 (hybrids and skimmers); Barry Andrews (Linton AC) 11-10-0; Stewart Cottingham (Tonbridge) 11-9-0; John Brimicombe (Maidstone Victory) 11-2-0; Richard Taylor (Tonbridge) 9-8-0; Pete Groombridge (Tonbridge) 9-5-0.

Kidderminster & District Angling Association Opens, River Severn, Winnalls Length, Bewdley, Worcs. Wed. Mal Watson (DGL) 10-12-0 (mixed bag); Ed Warren (Garbolino) 8-0-0; Trevor Chalk (Sensas Manor Angling) 7-14-0; (Joint 4th) Geoff Brierley (KDAA) 7-4-0; Sean Reidy (Sensas Manor Angling) 7-4-0. Sat., River Severn, Bewdley, Worcs. B. Cooper 36-12-0; R. Millward 33-10-0; G. Farmer 28-8-0; N. Wilson 24-8-0; P. Turner 22-8-0; R. Duke 21-8-0; S. Maher 20-14-0.

Northwich AA Open, River Weaver, Oak Tree Length, Northwich, Ches. Sat. Rod Fraser 14-1-12 (roach, rudd and perch); Stu Phipps 11-0-4; Danny Sixsmith 10-6-4.

Rotherham UAF Open, River Don, Denaby, Doncaster, S. Yorks. Sun. Shaun Wright (Daiwa Dons) 9-2-0; Shane Gallagher (Team Normanton) 8-4-0; Kev Vickers (Rotherham) 8-1-0; Brian Hague (Rotherham Raiders) 7-5-0.

Winsford DAA Open, River Weaver, Marina Length, Winsford, Ches. Wed. S. Flood 6-14-0; J. Warburton 6-11-0; S. Walton 4-13-0.


Sensas Commercial House League, Round 1, King's Sedgemoor Drain, Bradney & Parchey, Somerset. Sun (30 fished). Steve Kedge (M&N Electrical) 28-8-0 (roach, rudd and a few small skimmers); Jeff Sermon (Midland Spinner) 22-8-0 (roach, rudd and skimmers); Nick Coles (Mosella Bathampton) 19-12-0; Mark Bromsgrove (Mosella Bathampton) 17-15-0; Nicky Johns (Mosella Bathampton) 16-14-0; Mike Withey (Sensas Nomads) 16-5-0. Teams: Mosella Bathampton 22; Sensas Nomads 21; (Joint 3rd) M&N Electrical 19; Midland Spinner 19; Crown 7.

Canal & River Trust Stillwaters

Earlswood Lakes, Solihull, W. Mids. Sat., Open, Windmill ‘Yachter' Lake (12 fished). Kevin Tipton (Sensas) 11-4-0 (two bream, three roach and twelve perch); Gary Duggan (Earlswood) 10-14-0; Rob Ellis (Smithy's) 10-8-0; Simon Chidler (Earlswood) 8-15-0.


Hodnet AC, Common Pool, Goldstone, Shrops. Sun. Terry Nutt 17-9-0; Tom Gollins 13-8-0; John Bullough 10-6-0.

Long Eaton Fed., Brewery Ponds, Shardlow, Derbys. Wed. Chris Wright (Dynamite Derby Angling Federation) 12-14-0 (tench); Keith Mears (Soldiers & Sailors) 10-13-8; John Brockway (Long Eaton Fed.) 7-15-0; Alec Whitmore (Nathan's of Derby) 6-15-0; Rob Pembridge (Soldiers & Sailors) 5-9-0; Pete Allwood (Long Eaton Fed.) 5-2-8.

Stoke-on-Trent AS Juniors Noel's Memorial Shield Match, Noel's Pool & North Road Pool, Butterton, Staffs. Sat (22 fished). Juniors: Brandon Sleem 8-15-0 (North Road Pool); Louis Glenn 5-7-0 (Noel's Pool); Brandon Sumner 4-6-0 (Noel's Pool). Top Cadet: Oliver Flanaghan 3-14-0 (Noel's Pool).


A.J. Jewson Tuesday Series, Bradshaw Hall Fishery, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Tues., Lake 4 (17 fished). Tom Barlow (Dynamite/Drennan Barnsley) 149-4-0 (carp to 6lb); Ian Bland (Brighouse AA) 81-13-0 (carp to 4lb); Angela Hudson (A.J. Jewson) 79-7-0; Pete Dwyer (Drake Floats) 65-13-0; Steve Warriner (Ryburn AC) 63-9-0; Pete Wilson (Tri-Cast Calder) 62-1-0.

Blundell Fishery, Rixton, Ches. Sat., Open, Trio, Pine, East, West & Ash Lakes (32 fished). Alan Sharman 138-10-0 (carp to 6lb); Steve Hall (Absolute Angling) 91-12-0 (carp to 12lb); Dave Swain (Garbolino/Dynamite Baits) 90-13-0.

Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, Bolton, Gtr. Manchester. Sat., Open, Lakes 8 & 9. Seb Brunsden 114-15-0; Charlie Law 109-5-0; Tom Cunliffe 98-14-0.

Fazeley AC, Willow Marsh Fishery, Kidderminster, Worcs. Sun., Dragonfly Pool. Mark Stevens 47-0-0; Dean Stevens 42-0-0; Chris Thompson 36-10-0; Terry Stevens 34-0-0.

Darlaston AC, Larford Lakes, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sun., Match Lake. D. Joiner (Darlaston AC) 109-9-0; Malcolm Davies (Darlaston AC) 103-8-0; C. Evans (Darlaston AC) 63-10-0.

Dennetts MG Pole Only Match, Holmes Farm, nr. Lubenham, Leics. Sun. Darren Oakley 111-1-0; David Pontin 97-6-0; Ian Wills 68-13-0; Chris Garrod 46-15-0; David Jackson 41-0-0; Fiona Dennett 38-5-0.

Golden Reel Championship Final 2022, Larford Lakes, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcs. Sat. Lee Riley 140-0-0 (£35,000); Luke Bamford 132-11-0; Artur Hilmi 115-14-0.

Lingmere Fishery Open, Moreton, The Wirral. Sat. Steve Openshaw 141-7-0; S. Boyd 69-8-0; A. Dewhurst 66-4-0.

Monkhall Fishery, Monkhopton, nr. Bridgnorth, Shrops. Wed., Open, Hawk Pool. Chris Standing (Swan AC) 210-6-0; Jason Attwell (Monkhall) 195-14-0; Mel Davies (Angler's Peg) 193-0-0. Sat., Open, Swallow Pool. Andy Kyte (Middle Severn Angling) 360-0-0 (NEW POOL RECORD); Paul Ward (Smithy's Angling) 212-12-0; Steve Penwright (Goodyear AC) 184-6-0.

Nisa Feeders Open, Meadowlands Fishery, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warks. Thurs., Lambsdown Lake. Conrad Thrower (Riverside AC) 329-0-0; Ian Harper (Dartford Team Martin) 234-0-0; Mark Jaques (Tackleshack) 220-8-0; Terry Hill (Anvil Fishing Club) 208-12-0; Chris Shields (Riverside AC) 170-6-0; Dale Stones 165-0-0; John Webb 163-0-0; Tommy Martin (Dartford Team Martin 159-10-0; Chris Parsons 131-10-0; John Adamson (Nisa Feeders) 127-2-0.

Northants Nene AC Points Club Match, Biggin Lake, Oundle, Peterborough, Cambs. Sun (18 fished). Peter Fish 181-6-0 (carp to 17lb); John Broughton 171-9-0; Jason Cooke 74-0-0; Andy Kimpton 59-2-0.

Packington Somers Fisheries, Meriden, W. Mids. Wed., Solihull Angling Centre Open, Molands Mere Pool. Nick Jukes 79-10-0 (carp and F1s); Mark Sumners 73-8-0; Kirk Webber 71-13-0. Sat., Open, Big Geary's Pool (17 fished); Dave Elliott 96-8-0 (carp); Dave ‘Birthday Boy' Roberts 86-5-0; Stephen Bellion 84-3-0. Sun., Open, Siblings A & B Pools. Phil Canning 102-14-0 (carp and F1s); Steve Daley 70-3-0; Dave West 56-10-0.

Partridge Lakes Fishery, Warrington, Ches. Sat., Open, Covey Lakes 1-4 & 5. Mike Senior 107-9-0; Charlie Gaskell 88-9-0; Mark Hallliwell 83-13-0.

Preston Innovations Boldings Pools, Bridgnorth, Shrops. Mon., Dave Mortlock Over 60's Open, Sycamore Pool. Dave Mortlock (Preston Innovations Boldings) 178-0-0; Colin Reynolds (Preston Innovations Boldings) 151-11-0; Ralph Johnson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 126-2-0. Tues., Drop Outs AC, Sycamore Pool. Phil Whitehouse (Drop Outs AC) 118-4-0; John Watkins (Drop Outs AC) 103-14-0; John Stone (Drop Outs AC) 89-9-0; Trevor Gee (Drop Outs AC) 75-10-0; Bill Ansell (Drop Outs AC) 70-0-0; Chris Whitehouse (Drop Outs AC) 65-14-0. Wed., Brett Billingham Open. Adam Jones (Maver) 125-13-0; Brett Billingham (Preston Innovations Boldings) 110-3-0; Gary Morris (Preston Innovations Boldings) 99-7-0. Thurs., Ron Clarke Over 50's Open, Chestnut Pool. Ron Clarke (Preston Innovations Boldings) 159-12-0; Bill Hill (Preston Innovations Boldings) 119-6-0; Eric Bancroft (Preston Innovations Boldings) 116-2-0; Mick Jamieson (Preston Innovations Boldings) 92-3-0. Sun., Gaz Willey Open, Chestnut Pool. Gaz Willey (Walsall) 100-0-0; Chris Lane (Preston Innovations Boldings) 98-8-0; Dave Emlyn (OAC) 87-1-0; Gary Smith 82-15-0.

Quarry Pool Fishery, Aston Eyre, Shrops. Thurs., Open. Tony Price (Graham Jones AC) 145-0-0; Neil Jones (Wrexham) 124-11-0; Tony Wollaston (Preston Innovations Boldings) 122-8-0; Fred Oak (Woodstone Warriors) 111-10-0; Steve Walters (Chestnut Tree AC) 102-4-0. Sat., Pool Hayes AC. T. Edwards (Pool Hayes AC) 176-6-0; N. Clark (Pool Hayes AC) 175-13-0; J. Benjamin (Pool Hayes AC) 138-0-0; A. Cooper (Pool Hayes AC) 134-14-0; P. Gregory (Pool Hayes AC) 120-12-0; R. Hancox (Pool Hayes AC) 115-9-0. Sun., Phoenix AC. G. Malpass (Phoenix AC) 135-14-0; T. Davies (Phoenix AC) 91-4-0; G. Tipton (Phoenix AC) 88-0-0.

Sherwood Forest Fishery, Edwinstowe, Notts. Sat., Open, Holmedale Lake. Geoff Lomas 138-9-0; Ian Boyd 135-13-0; Gary Smith 126-7-0.

The Cunneries Fisheries, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancs. Sat., Open, S Canal. Ian Crippin 95-1-0; Fred Wright 88-13-0; Louis Mansfield 80-15-0.

The Oaks Lakes, Sessay, N. Yorks. Sat., Open, Cedar Lake. Chris Hall 86-11-0; Dan Bennett 83-5-0; Aidy Mitchell 70-14-0.

Todber Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. Sat., Open, Homeground Lake. Mark Cannings 473-4-0; Ash Tomkins 466-12-0; Simon Stacey 366-12-0.

Tri-Cast Old Hough Fishery, Middlewich, Ches. Sat., Open, Goose, Boulders & Lucky Dip Pools. John Glover Jnr. (Old Hough) 143-13-0; Ciaran McAndrew (Old Hough) 99-12-0; Simon Symcox (Old Hough) 89-9-0.

Viaduct Fishery, Somerton, Somerset. Sat., Open, Campbell Lake (21 fished). Be Hagg 171-3-0; Jon Mills 136-7-0; Jack Stamp 132-3-0. Silvers: Stu White 64-9-0; Tim Martin 59-7-0; Nigel Easton 57-15-0.

Whitmore Fisheries, Greenhalgh, Preston, Lancs. Sat., Open, East Canal. Frank Yardley 113-2-0; Harry Campbell 104-10-0; Chris Gorrell 95-12-0.

Last Edited: 13 September 2022

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