River Trent match throws up 8lb 5oz chub

A shock 8lb 5oz chub has been taken from the River Trent… in a match!

The leviathan capped a memorable day for Dean Smith as it helped him to victory in the Scunthorpe DAA Thursday league with a cracking 87lb 11oz.

Fishing South Clifton, Spro Lincoln Whisby rod Dean added bream and skimmers on the groundbait feeder. For the full story see this week’s Angling Times.