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List of all shark attacks by Tiger shark

Fatal Attacks


Unprovoked Attacks


Total Attacks


Tiger shark is responsible for 275 attacks. Out of those, 76 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 27.64%. 232 attacks came out of the blue while 43 have been provoked by humans.




Non Fatal

USA 04-02-2020 09h40Tiger sharkStand-Up Paddle boardingNo injury, but paddleboard bittenNO
REUNION ISLAND 11-12-2019 3.4 m tiger sharkKayakingPartial remains recovered 12/26/2019 from sharkNO 70yo
USA Cove Park, Kihei, Maui 02-12-2019 10h0010'-12' tiger sharkStand-Up PaddleboardingNo injury, inflatable paddle board was bitten by the sharkNO 57yo Larry Oberto
REUNION ISLAND L’Hermitage Lagoon 01-11-2019 10' tiger sharkSnorkelingHand recovered from shark but death may have been due to drowningYES 44yo Richard Martyn Turner
AUSTRALIA Off Airlie Beach, Whitsundays 28-10-2019 10h20Tiger sharkSnorkelingRaddon’s right foot was severed and Maggs sustained serious lacerations to his lower right leg.NO 28 & 22yo Alistair Reddon & Danny Maggs
USA Anaehoomalu Bay, Hawaii 22-04-2019 08h30Tiger sharkKayakingInjury to right inner thighNO 65yo Kimberly Bishop
USA North Koahala, Big Island 05-04-2019 NightTiger sharkPicking opihiProbable death by drowning, body scavenged by sharkNO 58yo male
CHINA Laohutan Ocean Park Aquarium, Dalian City 04-04-2019 Sand tiger sharkDiving in shark tankLacerations to face, chin and scalpNO Nana
USA Hanalei Bay, Kauai 03-02-2019 13h40Tiger sharkSurfingMultiple lacerations to legNO male
MEXICO Southeast of Puerto Peñasco 17-12-2018 11h00Tiger sharkDivingFATALYES 35yo Nahum Verdugo Aguilera
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