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Huge Greenland Shark Smashes Kayak Fishing Record

Posted September 9, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

A kayak angler has crushed the record for heaviest fish ever caught on a kayak by reeling in a 1,200-pound Greenland shark. Check here for the story!

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181-Pound Opah May be a World Record

Posted August 15, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

Three anglers recently completed a rare and perhaps unprecedented feat when each landed an opah on the same day, one of which could be a world record!

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Big Brown Trout Becomes Georgia State Record

Posted July 30, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

After a 45-minute battle, Chad Doughty landed what turned out to be a new Georgia state record brown trout. Read all the details here!

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Spotted Bass Declared IGFA World Record

Posted July 10, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

IGFA has certified Keth Bryan’s 10.48-pound spotted bass from New Melones Reservoir as the new All Tackle World Record.

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Two New State Fishing Records for Michigan

Posted June 25, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

The Department of Natural Resources confirmed two new state-record fish last week for brown bullhead and black buffalo. The records were verified by DNR fisheries biologists

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Angler Breaks NY Striped Bass Record

Posted May 21, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

Eric Lester sets a new striped bass record for the state of New York – despite having his reel falling off during the retrieval!

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Angler Catches South Dakota’s Largest Fish Ever

Posted May 15, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

Bill Harmon shattered a 35-year-old state record with a massive paddlefish he caught on Lake Francis Case.

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Is this a World Record Shark?

Posted April 24, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

Read the story behind this huge mako shark and how this photo has taken social media by storm.

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2014 Record Catches Photo Gallery

Posted April 1, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

Check out the monster fish caught around the globe in 2014, including some potential fishing world records, in our 2014 record catches photo gallery.

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Potential World Record Pacific Bluefin Tuna

Posted March 31, 2014 | Angling & Sport Fishing News

Donna Pascoe not only caught the biggest fish ever by a female in New Zealand, she may very well have destroyed the world record for Pacific bluefin tuna, too.

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