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Fishermen hook 900-pound tuna

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For three fishermen, it was the catch of a lifetime.

A 920-pound, nine-foot-long bluefin tuna was pulled in off Cape Code this week.

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The fishermen took 15-20 minute shifts trying to reel it in, taking a total of 3 hours to get the massive fish onto their boat, the Lowell Sun reported.

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It was a reversal of luck for the fishermen. Last year, the three came up empty, according to the Lowell Sun.

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The fishermen sold the massive tuna for $4-thousand dollars.

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