Washed out baits trick 37lb 8oz mirror

David Dean used washed out boilies to fool this 37lb 8oz mirror from Wyre Lake on the Wyreside Lakes complex in Lancashire.

The venue regular cast to showing fish at 90yds range and scattered 3kg of Nash Scopex Squid 15mm and 20mm boilies over the area.

It is the first time the specimen mirror known as Paw Print has graced the bank this year, and David also landed fish of 33lb 12oz and 22lb.

His winning presentation consisted of an 8ins hooklink and a size 6 Gardner Mugga hook.