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26lb 4oz mirror from Grand Union Canal for 12-year-old

Young Sean Mohan’s first night-fishing trip on the canal provided him with this striking 26lb 4oz mirror.The 12-year-old Birmingham angler was taken to the Grand Union Canal by his neighbour and experienced eel angler Nick Duffy.Nick told Angling Times: “I do 95 per cent of my fishing on the Grand Union Canal around Warwick and Leamington so it seemed a ...

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  • 25 July 2014

33lb mirror carp from The Quarry

A 36-hour session on The Quarry in Essex produced this 33-pounder known as Radish.Captor Luke Vallory also managed another half a dozen carp to 24lb 8oz after targeting a soft clear area at 70yrds.The 23-year-old from Welwyn Garden City presented a Sticky Krill wafter on simple blowback rig made with Korda N-Trap and a size six wide-gap hook. He also ...

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  • 25 July 2014

21-fish to 38lb from River Ebro on first session

A teenager’s trip to Spain’s River Ebro ended with a 21-fish haul.Andy Clarke landed several thirties to 34lb and catfish to 38lb. The Darlington 16-year-old told Angling Times: “There were no real monsters for the Ebro but they were all lovely fish and very welcome nonetheless.“I loved every minute there with stunning wildlife – and the fish is definitely just ...

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  • 25 July 2014

Fifteen-year-old bags up on new water

Young hauler Benedict Fowler turned up at a day-ticket venue he had never seen before and bagged this 30lb 4oz mirror and two 29-pounders.The Oxfordshire 15-year-old also had fish of 24lb and 20lb during a 48-hour stay at Thorney Weir in Greater London.“There were lots of fish in the area near a big ball of surface weed that had just ...

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  • 25 July 2014

385lb stingray from Thai river

Dr Zeb Hogan endured a mammoth hour long fight before finally beating this 385lb-plus stingray from the Mae Klong River in western Thailand. The presenter of National Geographic’s Monster Fish television programme caught the huge specimen, which measured 1.8m in width and almost 4m in length, while filming with the Fishsiam guiding company.Rick Humphreys, owner of Fishsiam, said: “We have ...

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  • 25 July 2014

New personal best 16lb bream from Nene Valley

Carp anglers often regard bream as a ‘nuisance species’ – but not Martyn Fisher as he altered his approach after spotting some slabs in his swim and struck gold with this new pb of 16lb.He was targeting the carp in a Nene Valley syndicate water when he spotted a few big bream in the margins, so he decided to introduce ...

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  • 25 July 2014

Back in the swim after ten years for 6lb 2oz chub

Paul Calow’s first session on running water in over a decade produced this 6lb 2oz chub from the River Wye. It was the first time the sales director from Oxford had fished the famous Herefordshire waterway, and he did so under the expert guidance of angling guide Kenny Parsons.Paul said: “It really was a session of firsts for me. The ...

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  • 25 July 2014

Newlyweds bank Ebro catfish to 216lb

A newly married couple celebrated their honeymoon by catching some huge catfish from Spain’s River Ebro system, this 216lb the highlight.The fish, which measured 2.16m in length, set a new record for the Riba Roja reservoir section and fell to Philip Tancock, who fished a whole squid bait. His wife Emma also got in on the action during the trip ...

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  • 25 July 2014

First-night success on new syndicate with seven-fish haul

A seven-fish haul was Scott Harris’s tally after his first night on a new syndicate water.The 31-year-old Oxfordshire angler made the short trip to Gaunts Lake on the Guys syndicate at Linear Fisheries to take fish of 27lb 8oz, 25lb, 20lb and four doubles. He also lost three in the weed.The warehouse manager caught the fish from a gravel spot ...

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  • 24 July 2014

New River Thames carp record

This immaculate 43lb mirror is the biggest carp ever claimed from the main body of the River Thames.The scaly chunk was caught by a regular Thames carper whose previous river best was 33lb. The 36-year-old from Maidenhead, Berkshire, refused to name the location of the historic capture and also declined to give his real name.The angler and photographer, who writes ...

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  • 24 July 2014

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