Perry Street League success...

A FIELD of 18 Chard Angling Club members fished the final round of the Perry Street League last Sunday and long time league leader Brendon Ions took the title in style by winning on the day with 11 carp, a bream and an eel for 50lb 2oz from peg 9.

Jamie Rich was second with nine carp weighing 45lb 2oz from peg 16, Mike Smith took third spot with 10 carp for 44lb 4oz from peg 5 and Alan Gage caught eight carp on paste for 43lb 14oz and fourth place from peg 12.


Result; 1 – Brendon Ions (Tackle Trader) 50lb 2oz, 2 – Jamie Rich (Against Men and Fish) 45lb 2oz, 3 – Mike Smith (Torquay) 44lb 4oz, 4 – Alan Gage (Chard) 43lb 14oz.

Sections; A – Andy Winter (Chard) 36lb, B – Steve Bush (Chard) 33lb 14oz, C – Richard Collins (Chard) 31lb 12oz

Final League standings; 1 – Brendon Ions 39pts, 2 – Steve Bush 64, 3 – Mike Smith 77, 4 – Alan Gage 82, 5 – Alan Dunn 92.

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