Shaolin Monk Overcomes Multiple Knockout Hits

by Adam Smith

Chinese Shaolin kung fu master Yi Long employs quite an unusual technique when he fights in mixed martial arts contests. Sure, he can punch and kick as hard as anyone, but his ancient discipline has taught him something incredible… To resist knockouts! A pretty useful skill to be able to tap into when you’re in the ring with hands and feet coming your way constantly.

Shaolin kung-fu, also known as wushu, is over 1,500 years old and thought to be the oldest institutionalized form of the great martial art in the world. And there can’t be too many better proponents of wushu that Yi Long. Check him out taking KO blows like they’re nothing…

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