Man Fights Lion

An Egyptian strongman has declared himself the winner in a bizarre ‘fight to death’ with an adult male lion. Previously it had been said Al Sayed al Essawy would be fighting his feline nemesis with only bare hands – although he turned up with a big metal stick and a shield on the day. On Saturday in front of a crowd of hundreds the self-styled strongest man in Egypt leapt into the cage with the 660lb beast.

An Egyptian strongman has declared himself the winner in a bizarre 'fight to death' with an adult male lion. Previously it had been said Al Sayed al Essawy would be fighting his feline nemesis with only bare hands - although he turned up with a big metal stick and a shield on the day. On Saturday in front of a crowd of hundreds the self-styled strongest man in Egypt leapt into the cage with the 660lb beast.

An Egyptian strongman has declared himself the winner in a bizarre 'fight to death' with an adult male lion. Previously it had been said Al Sayed al Essawy would be fighting his feline nemesis with only bare hands - although he turned up with a big metal stick and a shield on the day. On Saturday in front of a crowd of hundreds the self-styled strongest man in Egypt leapt into the cage with the 660lb beast.

An Egyptian strongman has declared himself the winner in a bizarre 'fight to death' with an adult male lion. Previously it had been said Al Sayed al Essawy would be fighting his feline nemesis with only bare hands - although he turned up with a big metal stick and a shield on the day. On Saturday in front of a crowd of hundreds the self-styled strongest man in Egypt leapt into the cage with the 660lb beast.

An Egyptian strongman has declared himself the winner in a bizarre 'fight to death' with an adult male lion. Previously it had been said Al Sayed al Essawy would be fighting his feline nemesis with only bare hands - although he turned up with a big metal stick and a shield on the day. On Saturday in front of a crowd of hundreds the self-styled strongest man in Egypt leapt into the cage with the 660lb beast.