This is the intense moment caught on film of a bold lion sneaking up on an unsuspecting leopard having a nap.
Matthew Poole (26), a professional guide at Mala Mala Game Reserve in the Sabi Sands, watched this exciting scene play itself out right before him and his excited guests.
Leopard relaxing at Mala Mala Game Reserve in South Africa
A Lion on the hunt noticed the Leopard and started stalking it
Noticing the Leopard was sleepy the Lion decided to take its chance