What happened to this marlin before the fisherman managed to land it?
The power and tenacity of the fish that live beneath the water’s surface sometimes surprises us.
That goes double when you’re in Australian waters, as these marlin fishermen found out firsthand.
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Judging by the size of the marlin head, these seemingly seasoned fishermen guessed that the billfish was in the 600-pound range.
And yet those tiger sharks swiftly and violently decimated the thing, leaving little to be reeled in.
Though it wasn’t a trophy catch, we’re still predicting these fellas will not forget this day any time soon.