Huge zed after run of disasters
Angler's Mail|January 14, 2020
19 lb 4 oz monster zanderRiver boat fishing sessionSeries of calamities

THE biggest zander of the season, weighing a whopping 19 lb 4 oz, has been caught after a catalogue of calamities.

Steve Williams smashed his old PB by landing the giant fish from the River Severn, but admits that he was lucky to catch it.

The 48-year-old heating engineer from Bridgnorth, Shropshire, who has appeared in several Angler’s Mail features alongside Steve Collett, told us about his epic session.

Steve explained: “The day started badly, my fishing partner Lee Kent turning up ten minutes late.

“We stopped off at a McDonald’s in Kidderminster, which is when boiling hot coffee spilled straight on my lap, scalding the ‘old todger’. Lee could not stop laughing.

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