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UK surfer Andrew Cotton may have ridden biggest wave

4 February 2014 Last updated at 10:38 GMT

A plumber from Devon is waiting to hear if he has set the world record for riding the biggest wave.

Andrew Cotton, 34, claims to have ridden an 80ft (24m) wave off the Portuguese coast.

He spoke to the BBC's George Alagiah.

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