Amateur MMA Fighter Makes Waves With Brutal Knockout


Amateur MMA fighter Sheldon Reid has catapulted his name into the limelight with a brutal front kick knockout.

As reported by Bleacher Report, Reid was fighting Julio Calcina at Shinobi War 7 in Liverpool, England.

After the fight was temporarily halted following a low blow from Calcina, Reid connected with a beautifully clinical front kick.

Check it out:

That is how it’s done – the celebrations were perhaps a bit much, but the ability is definitely there.

Reid is now 3-0, hunting a bantamweight title, and £1,000 richer after receiving a bonus for his victory.

You can watch the full fight below:

Does it beat Luis ‘Sapo’ Santos savage front kick knockout though?


Kieron Curtis

An NCTJ Journalist with an MA in Sports Journalism, Kieron is an experienced social media journalist who has worked in the industry since 2015. His experience includes work with ITN, the MEN, WISH/WIRE/TOWER FM, and 8:50 Sports Digest... not forgetting his time at ASDA.