The Bassmaster Classic is the premier tournament in the world, pitting the best bass anglers against one another as they vie for the $500,000 top prize.

The event is Feb. 24-26 event on the Red River in Shreveport-Bossier City. All Sportsman coverage, including daily articles and video interviews of competitors, can be found on this page. So be sure to check back often.

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Chris Lane

Lane has earned three B.A.S.S. wins in 100 starts, including the 2010 Southern Open on Lake Okeechobee. He and brother Bobby are the only siblings to qualify for the same Classic on more than one occassion (2008 and 2012).

Home Town:
Guntersville, Alabama
Bassmaster Elite Series
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