Be sure to read Angler’s Mail (cover-dated March 17-23, 2015) to find out more about the amazing catch you see in the video.

It weighed over 800 lb and had an incredible length of 14 ft, and width of 8 ft.

It’s believed by many to be the biggest freshwater fish caught in freshwater by an angler on conventional tackle.

Jeff Corwin had it whilst working on USA TV show Ocean Mysteries. He was fishing with top Thai fishing specialists Fishsiam.

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