Competitive bass fishing can be a harsh mistress, but for some of the sport's top anglers, the first day of the Bassmaster Classic was downright ruthless.
Wild expectations changed into high probabilities overnight at Grand Lake on Day One of the Bassmaster Classic.
I’ll tell you what, anyone who thinks this sport of bass fishing can’t humble you had better think again because it can, and in a single day.
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2013 Bassmaster Classic anglers launched in chilly conditions on Day One of competition on Oklahoma's Grand Lake O' the Cherokees.
The weather’s been a little tough out here, but I have to tell you that this has really been a fun Classic for me and the family.
Bobby Lane and reigning Classic champ Chris Lane reflect on how special this past year has been.