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Classic Countdown: 25

Jan 27, 2009

One number that may haunt Martin is 25. That's how many times he qualified to fish the Bassmaster Classic and how many times he didn't win it.

1984 Bassmaster Classic XIV

Jan 27, 2009

Two future presidents of the United States assisted at the weigh-in, and several Classic records were broken.

Major League Play

Jan 26, 2009

Jelani "JJ" Hennessey hopes to fish all nine events in three Opens events as soon as his birthday comes around in January.

Classic Countdown: 26

Jan 26, 2009

In fact, Paul Chamblee may have been the best professional angler who never won a BASS event. He was that good.

1983 Bassmaster Classic XIII

Jan 26, 2009

In the toughest Classic to date, Larry Nixon outpaced a frustrated field. The Ohio River produced only five 6-bass limits over the three competition days.

1982 Bassmaster Classic XII

Jan 25, 2009

Elias fished deep running crankbaits near the bottom, holding his rod with all but the handle under the water, to force the diving plugs even deeper.

Classic Countdown: 27

Jan 25, 2009

In 2003 when a landowner fired at him with a rifle, Klein turned around and found a safer area rather than risk his life and the life of his cameraman.

Classic XI

Jan 24, 2009

Stanley Mitchell of Fitzgerald, Georgia, is the Classic's youngest champion at 21, winning the 11th Bassmaster Classic.

Classic Countdown: 28

Jan 24, 2009

If an athlete has set any records, you remember him and his golden number. This is about Rick Clunn's.

Classic Countdown

Jan 23, 2009

29 is not a number on anyone's uniform and it's not the number of consecutive wins or competitions. It is the record setting one day weight back in the 5-bass limit era, brought in by Luke Clausen.

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