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Years of determination finally net world record on light tackle

Updated: July 13, 2009, 10:49 PM ET
By Mike Suchan | ESPNOutdoors.com

Angling record-chasers always bring Capt. Ahab to mind.

Tim Simpson has long sought a world record wahoo on light line, not a white whale like this one videotaped recently migrating past Queensland, Australia, where he edits BlueWater Magazine.

His quest ended successfully fishing Fiji waters with renowned marine photographer Bill Boyce. Out of Matava Resort, they were aboard Capt. Adrian Watt's Bite Me, which got bit big-time.

"This IGFA world record for wahoo on 4kg (8 pound) ...

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