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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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • MLF Format Now Available at the Club Level

    Published: March 17, 2014

    Major League Fishing’s innovative every-catch-counts competition format – complete with an in-boat leaderboard for all competitors – is now available to local tournament anglers through an Internet-based program called MLF SCORETRACKER LIVE. Read More

  • Eight MLF Pros Place in Top-12 at Seminole Elite

    Published: March 16, 2014

    Eight Major League Fishing anglers finished among the Top-12 this weekend as the B.A.S.S. Elite Series season got underway on Georgia’s Lake Seminole. Read More

  • Flambeau Sponsors MLF

    Published: March 5, 2014

    Jack Link’s Major League Fishing announced that Flambeau, Inc., which produces durable fishing and hunting equipment and accessories, has become one of the league’s sponsors. Read More

  • What Makes KVD So Good?

    Published: March 2, 2014

    Now that you've all watched Kevin VanDam obliterate the 2014 Summit Cup field and the Jack Link’s Major League Fishing record book, it's time to look at what drives this guy. After numerous wins at the highest level and more than $5 million in career earnings, what else is there to accomplish? Read More

  • Fateful Decision Leads Howell to Epic
    Comeback and Bassmaster Classic Title

    Published: February 23, 2014

    Randy Howell finished the day with five huge bass that weighed in at 29 pounds, 2 ounces. Those fish, including a 7-pound, 3-ounce bass, boosted his three-day Classic winning total to 67 pounds, 8 ounces. Read More