Surfer fights off shark on live TV

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JEFFREYS BAY, SOUTH AFRICA - Three-time world surfing champion Mick Fanning survived a scary shark attack. Fanning was competing on live television when a shark can be seen circling Fanning and eventually goes after him.

He was able to fight the shark off and was rescued by emergency crews quickly. The surfing competition was cancelled after a second shark was spotted in the area.