Battle at Kruger YouTube video one of YouTube's most popular ever

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This is... unusual: an amateur video of a spectacular battle between a group of lions, a herd of buffalo and a crocodile, posted on YouTube, has received almost 10 million views in just over two months.

The video shows a herd of buffalo being attacked by the lions, who capture a buffalo calf. In the struggle, a crocodile also makes a bid for the calf.

Clearly less than impressed at losing one of their calves, the buffalo return en-masse, rescuing the calf:


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