John Daly gets scared by cobra in South Africa

By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer

John Daly is not a fan of snakes. (USATSI)
John Daly is not a fan of snakes. (USATSI)

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John Daly is in South Africa for the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Club and he has a problem.

The Mozambique spitting cobra is that problem:

Don't worry, John, it's my biggest phobia as well. According to Wikipedia this type of snake is "nervous and high strung" so that sounds fun.

Also, it is considered one of the most dangerous snakes in Africa and it can spit venom. Welcome to Leopard Creek!

Daly followed up that tweet with a more lighthearted one later on Sunday:

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