What is the biggest river fish ever caught?

Answer According to National Geographic News, the Mekong giant catfish is the largest freshwater fish caught to date. A team of fishermen caught the fish in the Mekong River on May 1, 2005. The catfish we... Read More »

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What is the biggest saltwater fish ever caught?

The biggest saltwater fish ever caught was a 2,664-pound great white shark. It was caught by Alfred Dean on April 21, 1959. It is the biggest fish listed by the International Game Fish Association.... Read More »

What was the biggest fish ever caught in spring season?

A catfish was the biggest fish ever caught during a spring season. This massive fish was caught on May 1, 2005 in Thailand's Mekong River. The catfish weighed an astounding 646 pounds (293 kilogram... Read More »

How big is the biggest fish ever caught in pounds?

The biggest recorded fish ever caught was a black marlin. The specimen weighed 1,560 pounds and was caught off the coast of Peru in 1953. Before this fish, the largest ever caught was another black... Read More »

What is the biggest fish caught in the Mississippi River?

In 2005, fisherman Tim Pruitt hooked and landed a 124-pound blue catfish while fishing on the Mississippi River. It's the largest Mississippi fish caught on record and the largest blue catfish ever... Read More »