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  • 2014 Challenge Cup TV Schedule

    Published: April 2, 2014

    Check here for Outdoor Channel TV air times for the 2014 Shell Rotella Challenge Cup in Denton, Texas. Read More

  • Sudden Death Pressure Cooker Set for Grapevine

    Published: April 24, 2014

    Heading into the Sudden Death Round of the 2014 Challenge Cup, the first noticeable change is in the venue itself. Advancing MLF pros will move from Ray Roberts Lake, the timber-choked venue north of Denton, to the rocky, more barren shorelines of smaller Grapevine Lake located well south of town. Read More

  • Evers Prepares for Sudden Death Stress Test

    Published: April 24, 2014

    The past two years have been amazing for Edwin Evers, as he has turned in one of the best runs in modern angling history. Which might help explain the far-away look in his eyes on Sudden Death Day One as the Challenge Cup playing field moves to Grapevine Lake. Read More

  • Strike King Extends MLF Sponsorship

    Published: April 22, 2014

    Jack Link’s Major League Fishing announced that Strike King Lure Company has become a multi-year sponsor of the league’s televised events. Read More

  • Martens Rules Day Three at Ray Bob

    Published: April 20, 2014

    Alabama pro Aaron Martens posted 13 bass on the leaderboard for a total weight of 15 pounds, 12 ounces, which was enough to be crowned top qualifier on Elimination Day Three of the 2014 Challenge Cup near Denton, Texas. Read More

  • Howell Ready for Mental Grind on Ray Bob

    Published: April 17, 2014

    MLF pro Randy Howell comes into Elimination Day Three of the 2014 Shell Rotella Challenge Cup hoping that he can keep riding his wave of bass fishing momentum, unlock Ray Roberts’ fall secrets and win the Challenge Cup. Read More

  • Big Bite the Difference Maker for KJ

    Published: April 14, 2014

    While he wasn't the first man on the Elimination Day Two leaderboard of the 2014 Challenge Cup, Kelly Jordon sent shivers through the rest of the field when he posted an 8-pound, 2-ounce Ray Bob bass. KJ finished as top qualifier with a total weight of 17 pounds, 15 ounces. Read More

  • McClelland Stills a Nagging Voice with Elite Win

    Published: April 13, 2014

    Mike McClelland had been hearing that nagging little voice in the back of his head. It’s a voice that plenty of anglers, and professionals in any individual sport, have heard. The voice talks to any athlete that has won a championship in the past, but hasn’t won in a long time. Read More

  • KVD Concedes Ray Roberts Won't Be Like Alpena

    Published: April 10, 2014

    While waiting for the start of Elimination Day Two of the Jack Link’s Major League Fishing 2014 Shell Rotella Challenge Cup at Ray Roberts Lake, KVD acknowledged that Alpena was then and Denton is now. And the two venues couldn't be more different in his mind. Read More

  • Livingston Lures Signs Multi-Year Sponsorship

    Published: April 10, 2014

    Major League Fishing announced today that Livingston Lures – a maker of exceptional, technologically advanced baits - has signed a multi-year contract to sponsor the league’s Cup and Select events. Read More

  • Bucks, Ducks and Big Bass Have KJ Smiling

    Published: April 9, 2014

    Standing on the ramp at Ray Roberts Lake for the start of Elimination Day Two of the 2014 Challenge Cup, the conversation between Kelly Jordon and yours truly couldn't help but turn to deer hunting. Read More

  • Kriet Tops the Field of Elimination Day One

    Published: April 8, 2014

    Oklahoma pro Jeff Kriet managed to score nine keepers for a total weight of 15 pounds, 1 ounce, which was enough to hold off Skeet Reese for first place on Elimination Day One of the 2014 Challenge Cup near Denton, Texas. Read More

  • McClelland Wins Table Rock Elite

    Published: April 7, 2014

    Jack Link’sMajor League Fishing angler Mike McClelland, of Bella Vista, Arkansas, on Sunday captured first place of the B.A.S.S. Elite Series event on Table Rock Lake. Read More

  • Wind Forecast Doesn't Temper Grigsby's Enthusiasm

    Published: April 5, 2014

    Despite the forecast of a major cold front arriving during Elimination Day One of the Jack Link’s Major League Fishing 2014 Shell Rotella Challenge Cup, the Floridian, Shaw Grigsby, was amped up as the competitors prepared to begin. Read More

  • Klein Prepares to Weather Day One Change

    Published: April 2, 2014

    On Elimination Day One of the 2014 Shell Rotella Challenge Cup in Denton, Texas, the weather on Lake Ray Roberts is expected to change as the day goes along. MLF co-founder and competitor Gary Klein is looking forward to the challenge. Read More

  • MLF Championships to Air on CBS Sports

    Published: March 31, 2014

    Jack Link’s Major League Fishing, a unique competitive bass fishing television show, will make two special appearances in 2014 on CBS Sports. Read More

  • MLF Pros Migrate South for Challenge Cup

    Published: March 25, 2014

    Different Cup, different state, different lakes. The bottom line is that this event will be different. If the 2014 Summit Cup in Alpena, Mich., that KVD won in record-setting fashion, was a hitter's slugfest, then the 2014 Challenge Cup in Denton, Texas, will be a pitcher's duel. Read More

  • Denton's Growing Community Maintains
    Best of Texas Small Town Feel

    Published: March 24, 2014

    When the MLF pros visit the Denton, Texas, area to compete for the 2014 Shell Rotella Challenge Cup, they will find an area awash with great fishing opportunities and a vibrant community flush with both modern and old time appeal. Read More

  • Ray Roberts Set Up to Challenge MLF Pros

    Published: March 24, 2014

    Ray Roberts Lake, the 25,600-acre U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reservoir just north of Denton, Texas, is a bit of an angling enigma in the Lone Star State. Read More

  • MLF Brings SCORETRACKER LIVE
    to Weekend Tournament Anglers

    Published: March 17, 2014

    Since the day MLF pros first hit the water, fishing fans have known that it's a whole new ballgame. All while wondering, "when will it be our turn?" That time is now, thanks to SCORETRACKER LIVE™, an Internet-enabled real-time scoring and leaderboard system. Read More