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Brothers Jamie and Carl Long had a day to remember when they both hooked impressive pike from the Forty Foot drain last week. Jamie, 16, and Carl, 11, were fishing the Chatteris end of the Forty Foot drain and are pictured with their prize catches. The 13

Brothers Jamie and Carl Long had a day to remember when they both hooked impressive pike from the Forty Foot drain last week. Jamie, 16, and Carl, 11, were fishing the Chatteris end of the Forty Foot drain and are pictured with their prize catches. The 13lb 4oz specimen hooked by Jamie took 15 minutes to land and was caught on a plug on a seven-foot Shakespeare spinning rod. Carl's 10lb 12oz catch was also taken on a plug with an 8ft rod and took five minutes to land.

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