Pescador enrola em enorme alabote de 28½ pedras e 7 pés de comprimento

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

It is the largest peixe 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

Paulo, 45, a partir de Norwich, caught it off Noruega and reckons it is up to 90 anos.

Ele disse: “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 peixe no 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
Ele disse: 'I put it back. It’s breeding stock'

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

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