Python vs cobra fight in NTU broken up by pest control

Just another day in the west side of Singapore.

Belmont Lay |He Ruiming | August 27, 2015 @ 05:16 pm


The quiet tranquility of the west side of Singapore was momentarily interrupted after a reticulated python and a king cobra engaged in unarmed combat near the Research Techno Plaza in the Nanyang Technological University on Aug. 27, 2015.

Onlookers watched as the two serpents duked it out, with both sides locked up in a submission hold as the drive to survive kicked in:

The fight ended after the cobra escaped into the bushes and the NTU pest control stepped in to break up the tense situation to prevent both sides from re-engaging each other.

The python was taken into custody.



Here are more photos posted on Facebook:

Alert to all NTU students:The pictures shows an awesome snake fight. Can you guys guess where it happened? Its in our…

Posted by Nanyang Technological University Graduate Student Council on Wednesday, August 26, 2015


All photos Nanyang Technological University Graduate Student Council via Abhishek Ambede

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