Rep. Peter King is known for his outspokenness when it comes to national security issues. But did you know he can also hold his own in a boxing ring? King did just that on Saturday, stepping into the ring in front of a sell-out crowd in Wantagh, New York.

He squared off against former kickboxing champion Josh Foley in a two-round exhibition match

. “I don’t golf, I don’t take vacations,” King said on America’s News HQ. “I survived it … but if I do act a little wobbly today, I did take a few shots to the head.”

Watch Rep. King in the boxing ring:

Full interview: