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‘Anxious’ catches third grander of the year

(Photo courtesy of Bite Me Sportfishing)

Hawaii 24/7 Staff

One day after the Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament wrapped up, a Kona charter fishing boat landed a monster marlin.

The Charter Desk at Honokohau Harbor reports that a grander – a marlin that weighs at least 1,000 lbs. – was brought into Honokohau Harbor later Saturday afternoon.

Molly Palmer is the lucky angler. The marlin weighed 1,022.5 pounds and measured 15 feet from nose to tail.

Palmer was fishing aboard “Anxious” with Capt. Neal Isaacs.

This was the third grander of 2012, and the first for “Anxious.”

One Response to “‘Anxious’ catches third grander of the year”

  1. Trinidad A. Williams says:

    Golly ~ Molly! Great staying power by you and “Anxious”!

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