This is a true monster!
The experienced fisherman had been hoping to catch a fair-sized dogtoothed tuna while on a trip to Tanzania.
But instead of a 50lb fish he was aiming for, the roofer managed to land a monster specimen which tipped the scales at 236lbs 15ozs.
Celebrations had to be put on hold for two days while he waited for official confirmation of the weight of the 7ft long catch.
Now, nearly five months later, the International Game Fishing Association has accepted the catch as a world record which it has now done.
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