Amazing fight in the night with a monster catfish over 260 pound (100 kgs) from little boat on River Po in Italy. The Famous Italian Fisherman Yuri Grisendi and the French Philippe Careme caught huge 2.50 meters (8.20 FEET) wels catfish.
The wels catfish (Silurus glanis), also called sheatfish or just wels is a large species of catfish native to wide areas of central, southern, and eastern Europe, in the basins of the Baltic, Black and Caspian Seas.
It has been introduced to Western Europe as a prized sport fish and is now found from the United Kingdom east to Kazakhstan and China and south to Greece and Turkey.
It is a freshwater fish recognizable by its broad, flat head and wide mouth. Wels catfish can live for at least fifty years.