Nick ‘Honey Badger’ OUTRUNS and catches a giant lizard which had broken into his chicken pen 

Nick ‘Honey Badger’ Cummins had an unwanted guest on Sunday. 

The former Bachelor star, 33, was annoyed when a giant perentie lizard broke into his chicken pen – and he wasn’t having it. 

In a video shared to Instagram, the one-time footballer took off running after the animal in an attempt to catch it. 

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Wow! Nick ‘Honey Badger’ Cummins (pictured) had an unwanted guest on Sunday. The former Bachelor star, 33, was annoyed when a giant perentie lizard broke into his chicken pen

Shooting across the yard into some brush, he managed to catch up to the lizard and grab it by the tail. 

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Picking it up and carrying it towards the camera, Nick explained that he was taking the animal away so it would stop eating his eggs. 

‘I like a bit of poached egg with salmon and avocado in the morning,’ he said, explaining that the lizard was ruining his plans. 

Fast: In a video shared to Instagram, the one-time footballer took off running after the animal in an attempt to catch it. Shooting across the yard into some brush, he managed to catch up to the lizard and grab it by the tail

Off her goes: Picking it up and carrying it towards the camera, Nick explained that he was taking the animal away so it would stop eating his eggs. ‘I like a bit of poached egg with salmon and avocado in the morning,’ he said, explaining that the lizard was ruining his plans

Nick captioned the video: ‘Where’s ya rugby boots when ya need them.’ 

Several fans in the comments compared Nick to late conservationist Steve Irwin, who was known for fearlessly picking up massive animals. 

Nick debuted his new romance with Alexandra George on Instagram at the start of this year. 

Likeminded: Several fans in the comments compared Nick to late conservationist Steve Irwin (right), who was known for fearlessly picking up massive animals

Alexandra shared a photo of herself and her reality TV star beau in late January – making them Instagram official. 

In the pictures, the former Bachelor and the brunette jewellery designer posed outside of the Daly Waters Pub in the Northern Territory. 

Nick had debuted their relationship on his Instagram weeks prior ago during while they were at the idyllic Kingfisher Bay Resort on Fraser Island, Queensland. 

Smitten! Nick debuted his new romance with Alexandra George (left) on Instagram at the start of this year