Ton-up Rob wins on the Beastie

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A slight change to milder weather saw match results at Decoy improve dramatically in the Tuesday Open on the Beastie Pool.

Matchwinner Rob Goodson drew peg 28 and caught close in all day on maggot to finish with 100lb.

Tom Edwards caught up in the water to come a close second on 89lb followed by Colin Begbie with 84lb 5oz.


In Saturday’s Open on the same venue, a good late run of fish saw Simon Godfrey end up taking an easy victory from peg 22.

The Whittlesey rod fished close in for most of the day catching well on single and double maggot to record 87lb 6oz.

Spalding angler Steve Pell came second with 58lb 9oz and in third place on a level 50lb was Tom Edwards.

OVER 55s

In the Decoy Lakes Over 55s Friday match on Six Islands, local rod Gus Gausden put in a good performance from unfancied peg 19 to top a strong field.

Fishing the margins with red maggot Gausden caught well throughout the day netting carp to 8lb for 82lb 4oz.

Paul Green came a close second with 80lb 3oz followed by Tony McGregor on 74lb 9oz.