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15-pound Bass Caught from Renowned Fishery

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Who doesn't love looking at pictures of giant bass? We're getting multiple reports that angler Kenta Kimura has caught a 15-pound bass from Japan's Lake Biwa. We're working to get more information on the exact gear used to catch this monster, but from the photos, it appears to have been caught on a Strike King 10XD crankbait. Keep checking back as we continue searching for the whole story. Meanwhile, enjoy these photos!
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Great fish handling skills to support the fish with two hands

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7.1 kilograms = 15.65 pounds

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A clear view of the lure

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It looks like this beast fell victim to the very popular Strike King 10XD crankbait in the Pearl/Black Splatter with Chartreuse color scheme. The crankbait can dive in excess of 25 feet deep and measures 6 inches long. 

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The angler did a nice job taking several different photos to show its size

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