Posted on July 8, 2020 Blue Marlin World Cup goes to a Cape Verde 964-pounder. The annual July 4 worldwide hunt for the biggest blue marlin turned out to be a runaway when Marty Bates brought a 964-pounder into Cape Verde.
Yet, the bass we were marking didn t seem interested in live bunkers. Even staying into the start of the outgoing didn t help much as I managed just a fat 30-inh striper and dropped another, while Joe released a 27 1 2-incher and lost two others.
We both made our way to the scene of Capt Matty's crush job from his prior trip. No matter for Capt Matty he proceeded to troll a few then Settled into a nice jig bite with first time tuna anglers getting over half A dozen bites due to Willy's jigging prowess.