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British doctor 'punches shark' in Australia surfing scare

BBC News Tuesday, 14 November 2017
The man says he thought about Mick Fanning's famous escape during his own ordeal in Australia.
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A British doctor has said he punched a shark on the nose to escape its jaws while surfing off the Australian coast. Charlie Fry, 25, was left with superficial puncture wounds on his right shoulder and upper arm after the attack on Monday afternoon off Avoca Beach, 60 miles north of Sydney.

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