The father-of-one, of St Mary’s Bay, in Kent, said: “I have never felt anything like that in my life.
“The conflict lasted 35 minutes, we had cramp in my arm and my behind was spasming.
“Thankfully there was no long-term damage, though we was unequivocally sore.
“It was only such a delayed battle, after it took we picked adult a rod and it ran as shortly as we felt a pressure.
“It only went to a setting and took 100 to 150 metres of line on a initial run.