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Duckett wins in home state

Updated: March 1, 2007, 11:37 AM ET
By Steve Waters | South Florida Sun-Sentinel — Feb. 26, 2007

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Boyd Duckett had a sound game plan and he executed it perfectly Sunday to pass three of the biggest names in pro bass fishing and win the Bassmaster Classic.

Using a lipless crankbait to catch a quick limit of fish each day, then flipping a plastic crawfish to catch a few bigger bass, the resident of Demopolis, Ala., made history on Lay Lake by becoming the first angler in the 37 years of the Classic to win the world's most prestigious fishing tournament in his home ...

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