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Two Young Anglers, Two World Records Fishing Report - August 14, 2015

Date of trip: August 14, 2015
Posted August 14, 2015 by FishTrack Member
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Two young Tasmanian boys may have broken two world records for the biggest southern bluefin tuna.

Sam Nichols, 12, is hoping to break the junior world record with his 112-kilogram catch, which he made on a 24-kilogram line. The current junior record stands at 90 kg.

Toby Nichols, 10, could break the "small fry" (under-11) world record with his 119-kilogram fish caught on a 37-kilogram line. The current small-fry record stands at 40 kg.

The boys were fishing with their dad near Hippolyte Rocks off the Tasman Peninsula on Wednesday.
 
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