Wednesday Open Match 20th January 2016, Top Lake


The Lakes have got there winter lids on and the attendances tumble, Five become Four this wednesday as Kenny Farrell heads home…

famous five wednesday open
Paul Solen, Lake John-Hollow Angling, peg 39, 36-0-0

Only one corner of the lake was fishable and the four crazy fools that wanted to continue the traditional mid week open started a little bit later with a walk off draw and battled it out for what was always going to be a hard slog, but fishing unto the ice with a dead red maggot shocked all, the bites were slow but the fish were big and Draw bag Solen surprised himself because he hasn’t had a combined weight like this in the past month, maggot over ground bait

Gary McClair, Hollow Angling, peg 1, 26-8-0
Steve Crawley, Redbridge Lakes, peg 40, 12-8-0
Darren Bates, Lake John Fishery, peg 41, DNW

4 Fished