‘Cause apparently the Scots grow them big. We were blown away by the surface area of this 208 lb fish and are not surprised at all that it took 26-old Daniel Bennett 2 hours to land it.
We are amused at how the media put the fish’s size in context. Here is their handy graphic:
For some reason they were compelled to compare the fish to a female gorilla, a moped and an Olympic British rower. They did not even note that the rower was heavier than a gorilla too. The Brits need to work on their measuring standards.