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#shark attack

# shark-attack - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Sharks come from behind to overpower Connacht with second-half surge
# Shark Attack
From The42
# Shark Attack

Sharks come from behind to overpower Connacht with second-half surge

Apr 30th 2022, 5:06 PM 5,800 Views 6 Comments

Sharks won 41-21 to move into third place in the URC table..

# shark-attack - Friday 8 January, 2021

Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand

Jan 8th 2021, 9:52 AM 18,643 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred at Waihi Beach, a popular tourist spot.

# shark-attack - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Australian surfer hailed a 'hero' after punching shark to save wife
# Port Macquarie
# Port Macquarie

Australian surfer hailed a 'hero' after punching shark to save wife

Aug 16th 2020, 3:26 PM 40,067 Views 23 Comments

The man repeatedly punched a shark until it released his wife’s leg.

# shark-attack - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Surfer killed in shark attack off eastern coast of Australia
# Kingscliff
# Kingscliff

Surfer killed in shark attack off eastern coast of Australia

Jun 7th 2020, 9:42 AM 41,262 Views 32 Comments

The incident happened at a popular beach around 100 kilometres south of Brisbane.

# shark-attack - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Man killed in shark attack at popular diving spot in Australia
# Great White Shark
# Great White Shark

Man killed in shark attack at popular diving spot in Australia

Jan 5th 2020, 2:00 PM 28,444 Views 41 Comments

This is the second fatal shark attack in this area in less than three years.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

A shark has bitten off an English man's foot on the Australian coast
# Shark In The Water
# Shark In The Water

A shark has bitten off an English man's foot on the Australian coast

Oct 29th 2019, 9:09 AM 34,368 Views 52 Comments

There were 27 shark attacks in Australian waters last year.

# shark-attack - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Woman killed after being attacked by three sharks in the Bahamas
# Caribbean
# Caribbean

Woman killed after being attacked by three sharks in the Bahamas

Jun 27th 2019, 11:43 AM 33,531 Views 14 Comments

Californian woman Jordan Lindsay (21) was snorkeling with her family when she was attacked by the predators.

# shark-attack - Monday 25 March, 2019

Fourth shark attack in six months at Great Barrier Reef
# Australia
# Australia

Fourth shark attack in six months at Great Barrier Reef

Mar 25th 2019, 10:52 AM 19,847 Views 30 Comments

A man in his 20s was bitten on his thigh in the latest attack.

# shark-attack - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Woman and child rushed to hospital after being bitten by shark
# Australia
# Australia

Woman and child rushed to hospital after being bitten by shark

Jan 10th 2019, 7:11 AM 21,080 Views 9 Comments

Local media said the victims were a woman and young child playing in the shallow waters of the island’s Catseye Beach.

# shark-attack - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Swimmer killed by stingray and two mauled by sharks in Australia
# In The Water
# In The Water

Swimmer killed by stingray and two mauled by sharks in Australia

Nov 18th 2018, 10:32 AM 24,904 Views 29 Comments

The man was killed in the waters off Tasmania.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Australian man killed in shark attack on Great Barrier Reef
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

Australian man killed in shark attack on Great Barrier Reef

Nov 6th 2018, 7:08 AM 23,216 Views 30 Comments

The 33-year-old died after being airlifted to a mainland hospital.

# shark-attack - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot
# Below The Surface
# Below The Surface

Twin shark attacks in idyllic Australian tourist spot

Sep 20th 2018, 7:28 AM 26,216 Views 18 Comments

A girl and a woman are in a critical condition.

# shark-attack - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod

Sep 16th 2018, 10:15 AM 26,563 Views 17 Comments

It’s the first fatal shark attack in the state in over 80 years.

# shark-attack - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast
# RNLI
# RNLI

Man bitten by shark while angling off Cork coast

Sep 2nd 2018, 8:07 AM 53,705 Views 56 Comments

The man was rushed to hospital by the RNLI and National Ambulance Service.

# shark-attack - Friday 18 May, 2018

Partner of New Zealand PM fought an 'agitated' shark while diving
# Not A Dolphin
# Not A Dolphin

Partner of New Zealand PM fought an 'agitated' shark while diving

May 18th 2018, 2:59 PM 36,572 Views 12 Comments

“First bloke” Clarke Gayford hosts a fishing show.

# shark-attack - Monday 16 April, 2018

Shark attack prompts suspension of international surf contest in Australia
# Southwest Coast
# Southwest Coast

Shark attack prompts suspension of international surf contest in Australia

Apr 16th 2018, 9:07 AM 29,240 Views 20 Comments

A man in his 30s managed to make his way back to shore after suffering leg injuries.

# shark-attack - Monday 23 October, 2017

'It was going to eat her': Father saves daughter from shark attack
# Australia
# Australia

'It was going to eat her': Father saves daughter from shark attack

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:15 AM 37,572 Views 20 Comments

Sarah Williams, 15, was thrown into the air and landed in the water.

# shark-attack - Monday 26 June, 2017

Shark that sparked panic among tourists in Mallorca captured
# Ma-jaw-rca
# Ma-jaw-rca

Shark that sparked panic among tourists in Mallorca captured

Jun 26th 2017, 10:06 AM 54,788 Views 12 Comments

While blue sharks mostly feed on fish, they have attacked swimmers in some rare instances.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Irish mother hails 'hero' son who punched shark that attacked his wife
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

Irish mother hails 'hero' son who punched shark that attacked his wife

Apr 25th 2017, 1:38 PM 25,357 Views 39 Comments

Dean Gonsalves punched the shark which attacked his wife.

# shark-attack - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

Australian government to consider shark cull after death of 17-year-old

Apr 19th 2017, 3:30 PM 35,614 Views 70 Comments

Laeticia Brouwer was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

# shark-attack - Monday 17 April, 2017

17-year-old girl killed by shark off Australian coast
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

17-year-old girl killed by shark off Australian coast

Apr 17th 2017, 3:34 PM 36,689 Views 30 Comments

The girl was surfing with her father when she was attacked.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack
# Bravery
From The42
# Bravery

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack

Mar 7th 2017, 8:06 AM 9,967 Views 7 Comments

Mick Fanning fought off the shark during a competition back in 2015.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'It could have been a little nipper' - Shark snatches dog from Sydney beach
# Australia
# Australia

'It could have been a little nipper' - Shark snatches dog from Sydney beach

Feb 28th 2017, 9:11 AM 37,217 Views 31 Comments

Some beaches in the Kurnell area have now been closed to swimmers.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Sale report one of their own players over alleged 'team leaks' before Premiership match
# Shark Attack
From The42
# Shark Attack

Sale report one of their own players over alleged 'team leaks' before Premiership match

Jan 17th 2017, 10:11 AM 6,441 Views 6 Comments

There are allegations that Bristol received tactical information before the New Year’s Day clash from within the Sharks camp.

# shark-attack - Thursday 1 December, 2016

65-year-old Australian surfer escapes serious injury after shark attack
# Seven Mile Beach
# Seven Mile Beach

65-year-old Australian surfer escapes serious injury after shark attack

Dec 1st 2016, 9:10 AM 15,085 Views 7 Comments

A video shows the man giving an emphatic thumbs up after being rescued.

# shark-attack - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Irishman up for Pride of Australia Medal after he saves friend from great white shark attack
# Lifesaver
# Lifesaver

Irishman up for Pride of Australia Medal after he saves friend from great white shark attack

Sep 14th 2016, 10:18 AM 25,034 Views 18 Comments

The attack happened last year in New South Wales.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack
# South Pacific
# South Pacific

Australian kitesurfer savaged to death in shark attack

Sep 6th 2016, 2:09 PM 38,780 Views 38 Comments

There were 98 shark attacks globally last year – the highest number ever recorded.

# shark-attack - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack
# Perth
# Perth

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack

Jun 5th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,106 Views 15 Comments

It comes just two days after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark last week.

# shark-attack - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Surfer in critical condition after leg ripped off in shark attack
# Perth
# Perth

Surfer in critical condition after leg ripped off in shark attack

Jun 1st 2016, 7:52 AM 21,368 Views 31 Comments

“All hell broke loose,” during the attack at a southern Perth beach, according to a witness.

# shark-attack - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

American surfer mauled by 6ft shark
# Bali
# Bali

American surfer mauled by 6ft shark

Apr 27th 2016, 10:53 AM 22,323 Views 26 Comments

While shark attacks are generally rare in the area, there have been several such incidents in recent years.

# shark-attack - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Shark detection buoys are being trialled off Australia's Bondi beach
# Get Outa The Water
# Get Outa The Water

Shark detection buoys are being trialled off Australia's Bondi beach

Feb 20th 2016, 8:15 AM 16,919 Views 15 Comments

The buoys use software that can detect the shape and movement of sharks using sonar and alert authorities.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean
# Aruba
# Aruba

Man killed by shark attack as he was clinging to a rescue buoy in Caribbean

Dec 22nd 2015, 7:30 AM 28,163 Views 22 Comments

Coast guard rescuers were trying to get to the man from a helicopter at the time.

# shark-attack - Monday 24 August, 2015

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack
# Australia
# Australia

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack

Aug 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 24,698 Views 8 Comments

Beaches remained closed yesterday after the attack which came just weeks after two others were mauled at a nearby region.

# shark-attack - Friday 21 August, 2015

Ten-year-old gets bitten by shark. Goes back in water to save friend
# Florida
# Florida

Ten-year-old gets bitten by shark. Goes back in water to save friend

Aug 21st 2015, 3:31 PM 21,923 Views 15 Comments

Kaley Szarmack ran back in the water to save a six-year-old girl.

# shark-attack - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

WATCH: This seal had a very lucky escape from a shark
# Cape Cod
# Cape Cod

WATCH: This seal had a very lucky escape from a shark

Aug 19th 2015, 9:03 AM 16,510 Views 5 Comments

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy captured the incident on Monday.

# shark-attack - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Here's what to do if you're ever attacked by a shark
# Get Outa The Water
# Get Outa The Water

Here's what to do if you're ever attacked by a shark

Jul 25th 2015, 7:40 PM 27,730 Views 38 Comments

Poke it in the eye, hit it on its nose – what’s the correct advice in this unlikely scenario.

# shark-attack - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

'Thanks for not eating me': Shark survivor surfer hails 'warrior' mate who came to his rescue
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

'Thanks for not eating me': Shark survivor surfer hails 'warrior' mate who came to his rescue

Jul 21st 2015, 9:05 AM 20,739 Views 15 Comments

The 34-year-old three-time world champion fought off a large shark during the final heat of a world tour event at Jeffreys Bay in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province on Sunday.

# shark-attack - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Jaw-dropping scene as pro surfer fends off shark during competition
# Get Out Of The Water!
From The42
# Get Out Of The Water!

Jaw-dropping scene as pro surfer fends off shark during competition

Jul 19th 2015, 2:57 PM 16,404 Views 6 Comments

“I just saw fins. I was waiting for the teeth.”

# shark-attack - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

A shark gets stuck on a beach... and something heartwarming happens
# Not Scary
# Not Scary

A shark gets stuck on a beach... and something heartwarming happens

Jul 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 46,487 Views 43 Comments

This is a nice tale – seriously.

# shark-attack - Monday 13 July, 2015

Football fan found guilty of attacking a steward with an inflatable shark
# Shark Attack
From The42
# Shark Attack

Football fan found guilty of attacking a steward with an inflatable shark

Jul 13th 2015, 10:20 PM 7,567 Views 6 Comments

Yes, you did read that correctly.

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