Topics: Rob Kramer

Follies, frauds and hoaxes, part 2

Sep 8, 2009

In this edition of "Follies, Frauds and Hoaxes" we cover four notable runs at the largemouth bass world record. In the 77 years since George Perry set the bar at 22 pounds, 4 ounces, dozens of anglers have laid claim to a fish that weighed more. None have been able to substantiate their claims; some haven't even tried. Here are a few more of the most notable.

World record smallmouth: David L. Hayes back in record book

Dec 20, 2005

If the new world record smallmouth bass looks a lot like the old world record smallmouth bass, there's a reason for that. It's the same fish.

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