Pro Surfer Attacked By Shark on Live TV (VIDEO)

Three-time world surfing champion Mick Fanning of Australia was attacked by a great white shark on live TV, while competing at the J-Bay Open in South Africa.

Fanning battled the shark for a few seconds and was able to swim away.

Really scary stuff!

Officials canceled the event shorty after for the safety of everyone.

Pro Surfer Attacked By Great White Shark on Live TV (VIDEO)

This guy got so lucky! Thank goodness he survived.

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