Fishing slowed down a bit on Day 3, with the 20 boats releasing eight black marlin. All fish were caught on Ribbon Reef #10.
Highlights include two fish each on the Top Shot and the Reelistic. Largest fish of the day was the Top Shot’s 700-pounder.
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John Harmeling is the co-founder of billfishreport.com and granderwatch.com. Having traveled to and fished the major billfisheries across the globe, he counts Kona and Cairns as his favorites, and the black marlin to be the ocean's supreme pelagic specimen. He believes the very best and most enjoyable place to find tuna is in a marlin's stomach. View all posts by John
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