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ANGLING: Shy fish refusing to bite!
10:30am Saturday 2nd March 2013 in Sport
A TOTAL of just 12 fish were caught by the 12 anglers who braved the bitter east wind to compete in North Oxford’s latest club match, which yet again had to be switched from the Cherwell to the Oxford Canal at Wolvercote.
Andy Crisp headed the field with a single gudgeon and a 10oz perch for a total weight of 0lbs 10.8oz.
Mick Abbott had two small skimmers and a roach to finish runner-up with 0.5.0 on bread, followed by Dave Pether with three small roach on pinkie for 0.2.0.
A 3.10.0 bream caught on waggler and worm by Anthony Alder was enough to win Tackley Estates AC’s match fished by five on the canal at the Rock of Gibralter.
Oakfield: (Wednesday, Swallow & Red Kite Lakes, 17 fished) 1 J Beesley (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 77.11.0, 2 M Worrall Jnr (Dynamite Oakfield) 50.2.0, 3 G Worrall (Dynamite Oakfield) 49.7.0.
Oakfield: (Saturday, Swallow & Red Kite Lakes, 15 fished) 1 R Cave (Isis Oxford) 59.1.0, 2 S Page (Drennan Banbury Gunsmiths) 17.8.0, 3 G Thorpe (GOT Baits) 14.2.0.
Oakfield: (Sunday, Red Kite Lake, 8 fished) 1 D Stratful (Dynamite Oakfield) 12.1.8, 2 M Giles (RS Baits) 7.8.0, 3 G Worrall (Dynamite Baits) 7.5.0.
Charlbury AC: Open, Evenlode. Draw Charlbury Station 8am, fishing 10-3. Details from Mark Taylor on 07504 973891.
Dorchester AC: Hurst Cup, Thame (Rover), fishing 9-2.
Littlemore AS: K Mills Cup & Points, Thames Channel. Draw 7.30, fishing 8.45-1.45.
North Oxford AS: Secretary’s Invitation. Oxford Canal, King’s Bridge. Draw 8am, fishing 9-2.
Marston AC FTB: Pipeline Centre Cup, Cherwell. Draw 8am, fishing 9-2.