Monkeying around in South Africa
Ian Poulter made some friends at the Nedbank Golf Challenge, a European Tour event hosted by South Africa’s Gary Player Country Club in Sun City.
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Ahead of the tournament which starts Thursday, the Englishman was visited by some monkeys on the greens, and he took time out from his practice round to feed them.
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The primates took a shine to the 41-year-old, who has won 12 European Tour events.
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Poulter isn’t the first golfer to encounter animals at the Gary Player Country Club…
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And in 2014, baboons found their way onto the fairways.
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England’s Luke Donald negotiates with the animals as they get comfortable back in 2007.
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A family of elephants are pictured on the Kruger National Park alongside Leopard Creek Country Golf Club in Malelane, South Africa.
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A crocodile is also spotted near the same course.
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