John Browne reports on the Commercial Pairs which was which was fished at Oaklands over the weekend…

Day 1 was lovely but the fishing was a fishing was hard in some sections. Top weight of the day was on end peg 25 where Leo Lynch bagged 84.960 kg. With the way things are now it’s still all to play for tomorrow after the first day of the commercial pairs at Oakland’s.

Day 1 Results

Sections
  • A A Browne 76.360 kg
  • B J Bailey 32.000 kg
  • C I Benov 35.320 kg
  • D L Lynch 84.960 kg
  • E P O’Neill 20.980 kg
  • F R Minogue 38.930 kg
  • G A Paldick 39.690 kg
  • E K Kirstov 35.820 kg
Overall Top 5
  • 1st L Lynch & S Pichard 103.250kg
  • 2nd J Browne & A Browne 100.330 kg
  • 3rd I Benov & K Kirstov 71.140 kg
  • 4th R Minogue & D Minogue 65.950 k
  • 5th k Parge & J Bailey 62.300 kg

If Day 1 was lovely, then Day 2 could only be described as glorious. Once again the fishing was hard in some sections and weights were down a little on yesterday. Top weight on the day was Ronan Minogue bagging 57.280 kg from peg 10.

The overall pairs match went down to the wire with father and son team Adrian Browne and John Browne coming out on top by just 8kg from yesterday’s leaders Leo Lynch and Sion Pritchard.

Finishing the top 3 was another father and son pairing, David Minogue & Ronan.

Final Results

Sections
  • A A Paldick 33.100 kg
  • B R Minogue 57.280 kg
  • C I Pop 17.460 kg
  • D k Reeves 54.360 kg
  • E G Hill 14.240 kg
  • F L Lynch 28.590 kg
  • G A Browne 25.280 kg
  • H A Pirchio 36.080 kg
Overall
  • 1st A Browne & J Browne 176.710kg
  • 2nd L Lynch & S Pichard 168.270kg
  • 3rd R Minogue & D Minogue 139.100kg
  • 4th A Pirchio & P O’Neill 129.540 kg

Big thank you to everyone one who fished and made it a great weekend hope to see ya all again soon.

Go fishing…

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