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What is the biggest shark ever caught?
White Shark ?2,664 lb Alfred Dean 1959 record is by far the biggest fish ever caught and approved by the IGFA. Great White Sharks are a protected species almost everywhere these days, so it seems that Dean record is here to stay. All of the catches on this list represent incredible feats by some of the best anglers on earth.
What is the biggest fish in the world?
The biggest fish in the world didn make it onto this list. The largest fish in the world is also the largest shark, the whale shark, which can reach lengths of more than 40 feet and weigh in at 20.6 tons, or more than 41,000 pounds.
What is the biggest fish ever caught by Rod and reel?
In August 1986 Mundus and Donnie Braddick brought in the largest fish EVER caught by rod and reel. Using 150 pound test line, the pair reeled in a 3,427 pound Great White Shark!
What is the largest catfish ever caught?
7 Largest Catfish Ever Caught. 1 Record Flathead Catfish. Weight: 123 lbs (55.79 kg) Length: 5.08 ft (1.55 m) Location: Elk City Reservoir, Kansas, USA. Year Caught: May 19, 1998. 2 Record Redtail Catfish (Pirarara) 3 Record Blue Catfish. 4 Record Goonch. 5 Dino Ferrari’s Wels Catfish. More items