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shark attack

Australian surfer repeatedly punches shark to save wife

Police said the couple were surfing at a beach near Port Macquarie on Saturday morning when she was bitten twice and injured her right leg

16 Aug 2020 2:02 PM

Teenager critical after his penis was ripped off by shark in Brazil

He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is in a critical condition after suffering two heart attacks.

04 Jun 2018 5:05 PM

British doctor in Australia punches a shark to avoid being mauled

Fry, who was able to surf back to the beach with his friends, was not seriously hurt and initially did not even realise he had been bitten.

14 Nov 2017 7:57 PM

Lost Australian diver swam miles to shore stalked by shark

Experts say incidents are increasing as water sports become more popular and baitfish move closer to shore, but fatalities remain rare.

22 Oct 2017 6:09 PM

Family witness shark kill teenage daughter off Australia

Laeticia Brouwer was on holiday and went surfing with her father near Wylie Bay late Monday afternoon, police said.

18 Apr 2017 12:49 PM


Courageous girl punches shark in the face to escape

She escaped with injuries on her legs with bite marks visible on both sides.

05 Apr 2017 3:42 PM