Discussion

Klein tops at Memphis

Updated: September 21, 1999, 2:12 PM ET

MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- Gary Klein of Weatherford, Tex., pocketed $100,000 by winning the fifth event of the 1999 Wal-Mart FLW Tour bass fishing series on the Mississippi River at Memphis.

The tournament, which features the world's top professional bass anglers competing for a share of a $471,500 purse, is stop No. 5 of seven in the $4 million series, the most lucrative in fishing history.

Klein, fishing from the Wrangler boat in the final round, survived two earlier rounds of competition ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE OUTDOORS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM