Big fish steals rod from man

It even took the spare!

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Fishing isn't easy at the best of times, but it can get even harder when you end up with a feisty fish on the line.

This guy had a big fish within his grasp after he snagged one on the pole he was holding.

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However, things didn't go quite to plan.

Not only did the fish break away but it also stole the pole that he wasn't using!

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