How’s this for an early one…

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Grander, 464 kg, 1023 pounds!
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That's a biggie. anyone know the NZ record? Must be very close to that
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Biggest black I think around 473kg, biggest billfish, a blue at 490 something
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It's a NZ Record claim on 60kg line, beating Don Hauge's 444kg one from White Island in 1978. The heaviest caught in NZ is Alain Jorion's 473.2kg one caught out from Gisborne in 2002 on 37kg line. 
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What a beast, congratulations to all involved.
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