The Rugby club Ospreys from Wales, Scott Baldwin, bitten by a lion. It happened when Baldwin, who was in South Africa, decided to visit one of the zoos.
Approaching the cage, where the lion, the athlete stuck his hand between the bars to Pat the animal on the nape. However, the lion such familiarities were not to the taste, and he was bitten by Baldwin.
According to the athlete, who went from the zoo straight to the hospital to close the wound, doctors were needed to make «just a few stitches».
However, the coach of Wales Rugby Steve Tandy has called the behavior of Scott Baldwin «stupid». «If you stick your hand in the cage, which sits a lion, he will bite you» — rightly said the coach.
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