Cairns, Aus – 10th Grander of the Year


Cairns, AustraliaCapt. Billy Billson on Viking II, only days into the season has released his 2nd Grander Black Marlin and the 10th Grander reported in the World in 2013. On that same day, he released two more Black Marlin, including a 500 lbs fish. Angler Dave McPherson did the winding on the release. Congrats to the whole crew on the Viking II for another great fish.

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  1. Very broad across the back – looks like a big fish! Billy is a master at finding the big fish on the GBR!

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