200 kg freshwater stingray landed in Thailand Maeklong River

200 kg freshwater stingray landed in Thailand Maeklong River – 27 04 2014

Irish angler Thomas continued his Thailand fishing holiday at the Maeklong River after previously catching a few small stingrays the day before.
After positioning themselves on a wide section of the tidal river the angler waited for the Giant freshwater stingrays to arrive.

After several hours one of the baits was picked up and an epic battle began.

Winding down hard into the unseen Giant freshwater stingray saw the heavy duty fishing rod bent double as it took the full weight of a large stingray.
The Giant freshwater stingray embarked on several powerful runs before it decided to go to ground on the riverbed.

Changing the angle of pull soon had the Giant freshwater stingray moving again towards the deepest channel of the river.
With the boat at times being pulled by the powerful stingray it was clear that it was a big fish.

Thomas battled the Giant freshwater stingray for almost an hour before the stingray was finally netted.
On reaching the shore the angler proudly posed with the monster freshwater stingray landed at the riverside.

An estimation of 200kg’s was placed on the freshwater stingray landed which was measured at a width of over 2m’s.

The Giant freshwater stingray was released after a short period for recovery and swam off strongly back into the Maeklong River.

200 kg freshwater stingray landed in Thailand Maeklong River

0 Comments

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

Privacy Policy    Contact Us     Terms & Conditions    Links

 

©2017 Fishsiam Co. Ltd. All rights reserved.

 

Facebook

Google Plus

Google Plus

Follow Me on Pinterest
  • Angling Times in U.K. Giant freshwater stingray news in Thailand with Yuri Grisendi.

    Pinned: 19 Mar 2017
  • Fishermen land a monster stingray in the Mae Klong River, Thailand.

    Pinned: 22 Feb 2017
  • Fishermen land a monster stingray in the Mae Klong River, Thailand.

    Pinned: 22 Feb 2017
  • fishing holiday

    Pinned: 2 Dec 2016
  • Piotr and his fellow anglers continue their fishing holiday in Thailand with some wild freshwater fishing at Khao Laem Dam

    Pinned: 2 Dec 2016
  • Polish angler Piotr and his friends start their fishing holiday in Thailand fishing at Palm Tree Lagoon.

    Pinned: 22 Nov 2016
  • 350lb Mekong Catfish

    Pinned: 22 Nov 2016
  • Predator fishing Palm Tree Lagoon 2016

    Pinned: 18 Nov 2016
  • Russian anglers Stingray fishing Mae Klong River

    Pinned: 18 Nov 2016
  • Father and son Dean and Lee from the UK land a monster Giant freshwater stingray whilst fishing at Maeklong River.

    Pinned: 28 Oct 2016

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?