Latest Opens Series News

Pipkens goes purple

Sep 16, 2014

Be careful what challenges you accept: You could end up with a purple mohawk!

Open: Day 3 weigh-in

Sep 13, 2014

See how the top 12 pros and cos handled the Arkansas River on Day 3 of the Central Open!

Tyler’s keys to the win

Sep 13, 2014

Mark Tyler's experience paid off with a win at Bass Pro Shops Central Open #3 presented by Allstate.

Tyler wins on home waters

Sep 13, 2014

Mark Tyler cashed in his home-water advantage to win the Bass Pro Shops Central Open finale.

Final day on Arkansas

Sep 13, 2014

James Overstreet catches up with Tommy Biffle and Jordan Lee on a cloudy Day 3 of the Central Open.

So long Klein, hello Lee

Sep 13, 2014

The search for Gary Klein ended after nearly 2 and 1/2 hours. The good news is back where we started this morning at Three Forks Harbor. On the shoreline opposite the harbor is a steep bluff. Time and erosion have populated the bank with fallen trees. It’s a fish magnet as Terry Butcher found out at this very spot this time last year. It’s here that he nearly won the 2013 Central Open.  

No sun, no fun

Sep 13, 2014

Today’s forecast calls for sunny skies. We’re looking for that (and looking forward to it) like we’re looking for Gary Klein. At least that’s Plan A. He’s supposed to be along a series of channel bends in backwater areas. Those are everywhere you look.  

Open: Day 3 launch

Sep 13, 2014

The anglers launch on Day 3 of the Bass Pro Shops Central Open #3 presented by Allstate.

Ready to kick off Day 3

Sep 13, 2014

Open: Day 2 weigh-in

Sep 12, 2014

See what the pros and cos brought to the scales Day 2 of 2014 Bass Pro Shops Central Open #3.