Fisherman bitten by a shark in Tabasco

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A fisherman was bitten by a shark near the coast of the southeastern Mexican state of Tabasco July 7. Andres Ovando Rodriguez was off municipality of Cardenas, near the port town of Sanchez Magallanes when he hooked a large mako shark around 1 p.m. The 32-year-old man reeled in the 220-pound (100kg), 6-foot (2m) shark and pulled it alongside the boat.  While his fishing companions held the shark by its gills, Rodriguez grabbed a line and tried to pull the shark on board. As he went to put a line…

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