Ken
Duke

Biography

Ken Duke is the Managing Editor of Fishing Tackle Retailer and the author of two books on bass fishing. Follow him on Twitter @thinkbass.

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Making cuts

Making cuts

By Ken Duke

To put Kevin VanDam's streak of 29 straight Top 50 finishes in perspective, we're halfway through three tournaments this year and only 11 anglers have finished in the Top 50 all three times...

Davis leading AOY

Davis leading AOY

By Ken Duke

Mark Davis is leading the AOY race for the first time since 2008 (also after three events). That year he finished 12th. If he can go on to win, he'll become the oldest AOY in history (50) and...

Davis on fire!

Davis on fire!

By Ken Duke

Mark Davis is the first Elite angler to post three consecutive Top 3 finishes and is in position for a fourth. He ranks fourth after three days at Table Rock. Skeet Reese posted five straight Top 5...

Table Rock lunkers

Table Rock lunkers

By Ken Duke

The heaviest lunker in Table Rock's B.A.S.S. history weighed 9-5 and was caught by Mark Pack during the 1999 Missouri Invitational. In 2005, Aaron Martens caught a 9-0 on Day 2 of the...

KVD is back!

KVD is back!

By Ken Duke

Kevin VanDam is guaranteed his best Elite Series finish since March 2012 when he was 8th at Lake Okeechobee. He had the daily big bass for the first time since June 2012 (Toledo Bend) and the...

Davis leading AOY

Davis leading AOY

By Ken Duke

Mark Davis is leading the AOY race for the first time since 2008 (also after three events). That year he finished 12th. If he can go on to win, he'll become the oldest AOY in history (50) and...

Davis on fire!

Davis on fire!

By Ken Duke

Mark Davis is the first Elite angler to post three consecutive Top 3 finishes and appears well on his way to a fourth. Skeet Reese posted five straight Top 5 finishes in 2010. Reese and Aaron...

Table Rock lunkers

Table Rock lunkers

By Ken Duke

The heaviest lunker in Table Rock's B.A.S.S. history weighed 9-5 and was caught by Mark Pack during the 1999 Missouri Invitational. In 2005, Aaron Martens caught a 9-0 on Day 2 of the...

Back-to-back?

Back-to-back?

By Ken Duke

Chris Lane, currently in second place, could become the first angler in Elite history to win back-to-back events. Derek Remitz in 2007 and Kevin VanDam in 2008 each posted a win and a second...

Davis on fire!

Davis on fire!

By Ken Duke

Mark Davis the first Elite angler to post three consecutive Top 3 finishes and appears well on his way to a fourth. Skeet Reese posted five straight Top 5 finishes in 2010. Reese and Aaron Martens...

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