Sykes top rod at Viking Fishery

Garth Sykes won Saturday's open match.
Garth Sykes won Saturday's open match.

Knottingley’s Garth Sykes won Saturday’s open match on Deer Pond at Pollington’s Viking Fishery.

Sykes landed 71lb which was caught on bread and pellet from peg 13.

Second was Chris Watson (65lb 11oz), third Jason Humphries (52lb 3oz) and fourth Castleford’s Dave Cheetham (45lb).

Rockware AC’s club match on Hawk Pond at Viking Fishery on Saturday was won by G Laverack (56lb). M Owen (53lb 15oz) was second, M Wright (40lb 1oz) third and G Vause (39lbs 15oz) fourth.