Biggest shark caught by a man
At all times it was believed that a real man must restrain, overcome and kill a ferocious predator, in order to protect themselves and people nearby. Fishing is the most terrible and dangerous inhabitants of the ocean — sharks, has always been considered a symbol of courage, bravery and courage. Although the game often ends in favor of dangerous killers, yet in history there are cases of pretty good fishing for giant sharks. So, the biggest shark . caught by a man.
The largest shark ever caught by man, was the shark who was caught in the territorial waters of the state of Pakistan(near the island of Baba) in 1949. The weight of this thing was 20 tonnes and a length of 12.55 meters! At the widest point the girth of the trunk was 7 meters. It was a basking shark. Unfortunately, harpooneers killed this fish, subsequently, by selling parts of the carcass.
Again with the help of a harpoon, or rather, a dozen harpoons had caught one of the biggest predatory fish of almost seven-meter great white shark. It happened in the Azores in the Harbor of San Miguel, in the summer of 1978. In the period of catching White Death vigorously resisted the fishermen, and was able to kill two people – one had a bite in half, the other broke the spine of talknow water. There are known cases of catching huge fish on a fishing rod. The record belongs to the Elf Diane from Australia. In 1959, a young fisherman in a small motor boat out into the ocean and caught a huge man — eating shark, on a steel scaffold. It occurred near the coast of Ceduna. The predator weighed — 1207 kg, with a length is 5,13 meters.
After 17 years, In 1976(17 years) record was broken again, by Australian Clive green. He was lucky enough to catch a shark with a total weight 1537 kg and a length of 5,24 m. However this record was not recognized because the fisherman as bait used part of a dead whale.
For the last 10 years one of the biggest caught shark became a hammerhead shark caught in the US this summer. It happened in Florida, three kilometres from the resort town of palm beach. To subdue this giant it took over 3 hours – so much fought with a ferocious shark three fishermen. The shark had a length of 4.27 meters, never wanted to give up. To raise the immense carcass on the boat failed, despite the fact that she was exhausted. The fishermen had no desire to kill the Queen of the ocean. but tied with ropes she died during transport. The weight of the caught sharks are 453,6 kg. This is the biggest shark of this species caught by man.
None of the sharks caught giant does not exceed the average size for this species. However, it is established that in the oceans is inhabited by instances of up to 20 meters long and an approximate weight of 25 tons. Maybe You manage to catch at least one of them.