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The sport of catching fish using a rod and reel.
fishing as a sport or hobby, using a rod and line
sport•fish•ing(ˈspɔrtˌfɪʃ ɪŋ, ˈspoʊrt-)
fishing with a rod and reel for sport.
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|Noun||1.||sportfishing - the act of someone who fishes as a diversion|
angling - fishing with a hook and line (and usually a pole)
bite - (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait; "after fishing for an hour he still had not had a bite"