Cape Verde Islands – One of the best fisheries in the World and one that always makes our Top 10, is off to a good start. A little early in the season and the water is still a little cold, but Capt. Marty Bates managed to released this beautiful 750 lbs. Blue Marlin.
First Marlin in the Cape Verdes
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