Video: Mick Fanning Full Interview After Shark Attack During Final At J-Bay

20 Jul 2015 2 Share

Three-time World Champion Mick Fanning has been attacked during the final of the J-Bay Open in South Africa by what has been alleged to be a Great White Shark.

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Miraculously unharmed and visibly stunned after the encounter Fanning was interviewed by the WSL event crew (top video). He talks through the terrifying ordeal moment by moment, visibly on the verge of emotional break down as the scale of his attack start to hit home.

"... If I could get there, i've got a board I can stab it, whatever - I have a weapon!" - Julian Wilson

Julian Wilson, the only other surfer in the water at the time of Mick's attack, actually paddled towards Mick in a heroic effort to help his mate. He was interviewed immediatley after Mick (bottom video) and also found himself struggling to find the words as the emotions of the moment start to reveal themselves.

FULL STORY: Mick Fanning Attacked By Great White Shark In Final At J-Bay

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