World record common carp!
The lucky angler was Eric Smith who bagged the whacker for the fifth time from Lac de Curton – AKA Rainbow Lake.
The common, named after the man himself, fell after two days of fishing Eric decided to change a long range rod closer to deeper water were he seen fish jumping.
Eric originally thought that it was a bream but soon realized his mistake when everything went heavy.
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