First match ends in a tie on The Bower
Yaxley, Farcet Holme and District AC fished their first match of the season at The Bower and it produced a tie for first place.
The winning weight of 2lb 10oz was caught by both John Furnell and Lionel Whaley.
Furnell fished a four-metre whip using red maggot, while Whaley opted for a short-line 5m pole and alternated between red pinkie and bread punch.
Brian Warren finished third with 2lb 6½oz.
Haddon Lodge: 1 Lucio Melillo Junior, 28lb 13oz; 2 George Bates, 19lb 15oz; 3 Lucio Melillo Senior, 18lb 13oz.
Webb’s AC, Stretton Lakes: 1 Gordon Harmer 24lb 9oz; 2 George Scally, 22lb; 3 Alan Forrest, 16lb.
Float Fish Farm Open: 1 Roy Wells, 75lb 10oz; 2 Steve Wells, 51lb; 3 Stan Dow, 45lb.