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    Default Now thats a goliath ....

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...ngo-river.html

    I thought this guy was Tim Rolsten when i first saw the pic,
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    "Wade spent eight days trying to land the fish and said he returned it to the river soon afterwards"

    BAHAHAHAHAH!

    he looks good for an eight days' fight
    "If you dont have almost unlimited patience, forget about becoming an accomplished saltwater fly angler" Jack Samson

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    Quote Originally Posted by petercoetzee View Post
    "Wade spent eight days trying to land the fish and said he returned it to the river soon afterwards"

    BAHAHAHAHAH!

    he looks good for an eight days' fight

    I think we will forgive the paper for its Journalistic licence
    I think no innocent species of wit or pleasantry should be suppressed; and that a good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation.
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    [T]his planet is covered with sordid men who demand that he who spends time fishing shall show returns in fish. ~Leonidas Hubbard, Jr.

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    I've seen that dude on one of DSTV's dockie channels some years ago looking for big Mahseer

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    i think they meant 8 days worth of fishing to finally hook and land it...

    but it is a monster!!!

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    teeth the same size as a great white shark and it eats crocodiles!
    "If you dont have almost unlimited patience, forget about becoming an accomplished saltwater fly angler" Jack Samson

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    Quote Originally Posted by petercoetzee View Post
    teeth the same size as a great white shark and it eats crocodiles!
    'It has only ever been caught by a handful of fishermen'
    I think no innocent species of wit or pleasantry should be suppressed; and that a good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation.
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    [T]his planet is covered with sordid men who demand that he who spends time fishing shall show returns in fish. ~Leonidas Hubbard, Jr.

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    Same guy I saw on "River monsters" about a month ago on Nat Geo wild or something. Catching huge Catfish!
    Gerrit Viljoen

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    Check this awesome fish! Leonard Flemming with a 24lb Tiger
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    Caught with a seagull imitation
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