Dave Bunch attacked the margins to win Sunday’s Jeagor Farm Lakes match.
Using the pole for delicate presentation, Bunch bagged 38lb 6oz from peg 17.
Second spot went to Stuart Harrison (Peg 4) with 35lb 11oz of mixed silvers and carp.
Third placed Victor Gladwell (Peg 15) also topped the 30lb-mark, finishing on 30lb 11oz.
n Geoff Arnold (peg five) won Newmarket Angling Club’s Headfen Open on Snake Lake with a total catch of 168lb 10oz.
Second was Dave Priestley (peg 27) with a haul of 135lb 10oz and third was Matt Eyres (peg seven) with 113lb.
n Fishing has been challenging this week at Blackdyke Trout Fishery with shoals of fish just out of casting distance from the bank.
The venue will be closed this Sunday (June 28) for a triathlon.