Largest Tiger Shark Ever 

In the vast expanse of the world’s oceans

The tiger shark reigns as a true titan

With some individuals reaching astonishing sizes.

One such colossal specimen, caught off the coast of Ulladulla, Australia, in 2004

Holds the record for the largest tiger shark ever recorded.

Weighing an astounding 1,785 pounds and 11 ounces

This oceanic giant was captured by the intrepid angler Kevin J. Clapson.

However, the record is not without intrigue, as it shares the throne

With a 1964 catch by Walter Maxwell in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, under the stringent rules of the International Game Fish Association (IGFA).

Named for the distinctive vertical stripes adorning its body

The tiger shark is a captivating member of the requiem shark family.

There is still more to learn about these incredible creatures!

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