Pescador enrolla la friolera de 28½ piedra fletán de 7 pies de largo

ANGLER Paul Stevens dives in to get a snap with his catch — a 28½ stone halibut.

It is the largest fish of its kind caught by a Brit and is more than 7ft long.

Angler Paul Stevens with his catch — a 28½ stone halibut

Angler Paul Stevens with his catch — a 28½ stone halibutCrédito: BNPS
Paul's fish is the largest of its kind caught by a Brit and is more than 7ft long

Paul’s fish is the largest of its kind caught by a Brit and is more than 7ft longCrédito: BNPS

Paul, 45, de Norwich, caught it off Noruega and reckons it is up to 90 años.

Él dijo: “It pulled the boat half a mile.

It took three days for my shoulders to recover.

I put it back. It’s breeding stock.”

It was a bit emotional.

I have spent a lot of years trying to catch a fish like that.

Atlantic halibut are among the largest bony fish en el mundo.

They can reach up to 15ft in length and weigh up to 700lbs.

Paul caught the massive halibut off the coast of Norway

Paul caught the massive halibut off the coast of NorwayCrédito: BNPS
Paul revealed: 'It pulled the boat half a mile. It took three days for my shoulders to recover'

Paul revealed: ‘It pulled the boat half a mile. It took three days for my shoulders to recoverCrédito: BNPS
Él dijo: 'I put it back. It’s breeding stock'

Él dijo: ‘I put it back. It’s breeding stockCrédito: BNPS
Paul added: 'It was a bit emotional. I have spent a lot of years trying to catch a fish like that'

Paul added: ‘It was a bit emotional. I have spent a lot of years trying to catch a fish like thatCrédito: BNPS