Shocking video footage has shown Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger being attacked at an event in South Africa.
The 71-year-old former California governor was imply interacting with fans during a skipping competition at his Arnold Classic Africa sporting event when a man suddenly appeared behind him, drop kicking him for no apparent reason.
Arnold would soon take to Twitter and respond:
He later urged fans to focus on the athletes at the event instead of the attack.
“We have 90 sports here in South Africa at the @ArnoldSports, and 24,000 athletes of all ages and abilities inspiring all of us to get off the couch. Let’s put this spotlight on them,” he wrote on Twitter.