Former UFC fighter Boston Salmon was left unconscious after taking a sickening unlawful knee to the face at Legacy Battle Alliance 84.
Shane West sprinted off to the opposite aspect of the octagon pondering he had gained the battle, solely to learn of the illegality of his transfer after hitting Salmon while he was in a weak place.
Nearly all of MMA organisations comply with the frequent rule of prohibiting knee strikes and kicks to the pinnacle of a grounded opponent, however fighters are allowed to strike their opponent’s physique.
Hand and elbows strikes to the pinnacle are thought-about authorized, nonetheless a ‘grounded’ opponent can’t be kneed within the face.
Salmon, 29, was dropped in a shocking flip of occasions when the pair of fighters exchanged left hooks and each have been shocked.
Nonetheless, West was disqualified after leaving the previous UFC fighter bloodied and immobile on the ground.
Final 12 months, Salmon entered UFC and suffered two first-round KOs by the hands of Randy Costa and Khalid Taha.
Because it stands, there was no replace on his situation after being rendered unconscious following the knee to the face.