Four of the world's best bass anglers hail from Japan ... and the country's recent catastrophe has shaken their first tournament of the season
Martens, Omori, Browning hit waters with varying ailments
The Bassmaster Classic usually brings out the finest performances of bass fishing's elite anglers, so any blunders can prove costly in this test of the best.
With drastic weather changes, anglers fishing entirely new system next week
One contender goes above and beyond to be Classic-ready
Sunny skies and slightly better fishing highlight second practice day
Anglers face choice between upper river and lower lake
Beating the cold can mean winning the Classic
TTBAOY contenders experience mixed results on Day Two at Oneida
Day Two hard on TTBAOY contenders
Perennial contenders from EKU dominate East Super Regional
Gary Klein explain how he hasn't won a Classic
How the Bassmaster Classic's first female contender is handling the attention.
The skinny on this year's Bassmaster Classic from local pros
Classic contenders deal with blustery conditions on Day One
Arkansas' Lake Hamilton will forever be associated with two milestones in the sport of competitive bass fishing after the top 20 women pros compete Oct. 23-25 in the 2008 Women's Bassmaster Tour Championship presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors.