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IN Animals ON 15 Dec, 2015
A fisherman reeled in a giant 19 stone catfish. Yuri El Diablo Grisendi from Reggio Nell Emilia, Italy is a fisherman who was looking for a fish on his boat. He got his biggest catch on the River Po near Mantova and said he has never seen the monstrous beast he hooked.
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He is 38-years-old and has been fishing for 20 years.
Eventually, he was able to wear the fish out and in order to pull the catch on board, he leaned over his boat.
'I've never seen anything like it. I've been fishing for 20 years but I've never seen a catfish like this - it was a monster. '
'It's comfortably the biggest fish I've ever caught - 265 lbs is absolutely massive, ' he said.
..'It took a lot of patience and strength but to look back at those pictures of me with the fish makes every second worth it.'
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