THERE will be a nail-biting finish to the Oxford Summer League tomorrow, following a convincing win for Sensas A4 in the fifth round on the Thames at Sandford and Appleton Reach.

Sensas, led by Stuart Keable’s winning catch of 20lb14oz 0drms from the end peg at Appleford, won the team contest by five points from Oxford Drennan Yellow.

The two clubs will go head to head for the title at Medley and Folley this week, with Yellow leading by just three points.

In a match where roach were hard to catch, Tony Hobbs (Drennan Oxford Yellow) was second with 15.2.0, with clubmate Steve Townsend and Isis’s Dick Ashby tying for third on 13.5.0.

Team result: 1 Sensas A4 38pts, 2 Drennan Oxford Yellow 33, 3 Isis 32.

Overall standings: 1 Drennan Oxford Yellow 168pts, 2 Sensas A4 165, 3= Drennan Oxford Blue and Drennan Bordon 148.

Chris Webb claimed the second leg of Littlemore AS’s Aggregate Cup with an all-carp net of 108.13.0 from Pines Lake, Alders Farm Fishery.

Tony Baily was second with 98.5.0, with Jack Griffiths a distant third on 63.9.0.

Club chairman Harry Oliver made no mistake from peg one to win the penultimate round of Yarnton & District AC’s Summer League on the Thames at Yarnton Meadow.

Oliver won with 8.0.0, with Ernie Smith second on 6.0.5 and league leader Jamie Godfrey third on 5.12.0.

Martin Harwood won the last of Marston FTB’s Wednesday evening matches at Folley with one good bream plus roach and perch for 12.8.0.

Pete Clarke was second with 10.5.0, just edging out Graham Bradshaw, who was third with 10.3.0.

Paul Caira triumphed in the first round of Marston’s Knockout Cup at Donnington with a winning weight of 17.12.0

Mark Ward was runner-up on 15.10.0 and Steve Foster third with a net of 13.1.0, which included a superb roach of 1.10.0.

Dave Pether was victorious on Kidlington AS’s annual outing to Laura’s Lagoon with 43.1.0.

Jason Bean came second with 32.6.0, while Ron Hillier, who came third with 31.2.0, caught the biggest fish of the match – a carp weighing 14.12.0.


Oakfield (Wednesday, Red Kite, 7 fished): 1 J Rogers (Frenzee GOT Baits) 165.3.0, 2 M Talbot (Kamasan GOT Baits) 139.13.0, 3 B Hutchings (Littlemore AS) 131.5.0.

Oakfield (Saturday, Brook & Red Kite, 17 fished): 1 G Thorpe (GOT Baits) 194.4.0, 2 S Waters (Drennan) 189.7.0, 3 I Edwards, 172.2.0

Oakfield (Sunday, Red Kite, 15 fished): 1 G Thorpe 201.13.0, 2 B Eddy (Oakfield) 170.9.0, 3 M Talbot 142.14.0.


Oxford Summer League 6th round: Medley, Folley, draw Green Road SC.

Littlemore AS: Pete Jackson Memorial, Sandford.

Masons AC: Match v Radley, draw 7.30, fishing 8.30-1.30.

North Oxford AS: Roach Cup, Cherwell, draw 8, fishing 9-2.

Beehive AC: Pairs/ points match, Worminghall, draw 9, fishing 10-4.