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European Tour player attacked by hornets, jumps in a lake to get away, but makes birdie anyway

By Luke Kerr-Dineen

Pablo Larrazabal was walking down the 5th hole on Friday when a pack of traveling hornets swooped across the fairway and started attacking him. It was all pretty funny at first . . . until the hornets wouldn't go away.

It got so bad that Larrazabal had to jump in a lake to escape. Luckily, hornets don't like water, so the plan worked like a charm.

The tour's medics were worried about him playing on, but Larrazabal insisted he was fine. His pants still soaking but donning a new shirt, he knocked his second shot to about 12 feet and made the putt. He went on to shoot a four-under 68, leaving him T-25 after 36 holes.

You can check out the full video here.


July 28, 2014

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