Viking top rod Smith has plenty to carp about

Paul Smith landed 48lb 5oz of carp and barbel from Hawk pond.
Paul Smith landed 48lb 5oz of carp and barbel from Hawk pond.
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Paul Smith won Saturday’s regular open match at Pollington’s Viking Fishery after battling strong winds to land 48lb 5oz of carp and barbel from Hawk pond.

Second was Ackworth’s Tony Rivia with 39lb 5oz and third Carl Jewitt with 38lb 12oz .

Steve Conlon was fourth with 29lb 5oz.

This Saturday’s open will be on Deer pond. To book a place ring 01405 860764.

On Sunday, Glasshoughton AC’s match was won by S Jones with 46lb 8oz from peg 22.

C Mitchell was second with 20lb 9oz and B Jexs was third with 17lb 8oz.

Also on Hawk pond, the Grove Road, Pontefract, match was won by M Smith with 25lb 15oz.

C Tovey was second with 23lb 11oz and J Derry was third with 20lb 9oz.

The last match in the Fryston AC Winter League was held on Fox pond on Sunday.

It was won by Steve Birch with 38lb 12oz from peg 3.

The final points for the league were 109 each for Steve Varley and Lindon Roberts, and 100 points for Steve Birch.

The winner was decided on back weights, so Steve Varley was the victor with 371lb 11oz, and Lindon Roberts second with 346lb 13oz.

The Colton AC match on Deer pond was won by D Stainthorpe with 29lb 6oz.