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Boilies also did the trick for Luke Astley who caught a number of mirror and common carp to 6lb.
Winner was Liam Dagleish with a weight of 14lb 13oz, while the heaviest fish was caught by Miss Hannah Ord, a personal best common carp weighing 6lb 14oz.
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The big common carp is only an ounce off the lake record.
We have varieties from outside which we call exotic carp's varieties; these are Silver carp, Grass carp and Common carp and three varieties are from Ganga, these are Rahu, Katla, Mirgale and we have also produced seeds of these varieties here," said K.
Southam-based Joe Jones bagged this corker of a common carp on a hair-rigged floating dog biscuit from Coles Fishery at Stockton.
Meanwhile, Widnes matchman Bill Fairclough won the Meadow View OAPS sweepstake on Lark Pool with a level 62lb thanks to a bag of common carp caught on pole and luncheon meat.
The record was soon broken when Wes caught his second fish, a common carp tipping the scales at 24lb 3oz.
It is a myth that the common carp was originally domesticated in China, maintained through unfounded repetition but with no evidence.
This research has revealed that the presence of introduced goldfish and common carp has led to interbreeding and hybridisation in wild populations.
This new research has revealed that the presence of introduced goldfish and common carp has led to interbreeding and hybridisation in wild populations.
The new rule from the state Fish and Boat Commission also applies to koi, comets and common carp.