ANGLER Andy Thomossan missed out on a near $1 million jackpot because a crew-mate didn’t have a licence!

JD News reported the 63-year-old was competing in the 52nd Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament when he boated a record-busting 833 lb blue marlin.

‘It hurts,’ said gutted competitor Andy Thomossan, ‘No record. No money. No fish. No nothing. Yep, it’s a nice ending to the story, isn’t it?’

Read the full amazing story in this week’s Angler’s Mail magazine.