Osman Yigin is a 16-time champion of the World and 29-time champion of Europe from Charleroi, Belgium.
“La Legende de la Boxe Thai” Osman Yigin opens Muay Thai and Kickboxing Hall of Fame at FIGHTMAG. To date he recorded 198 fights, 169 wins, 27 losses and 2 draws. He competed under all sanctioning bodies existing at the time of his prominence, such as WKA, WMTA, WKN, ISKA, IKBF and WAKO.
Among everyone Yigin fought Jaid Seddak, Rachid Elherdmi, champion of Raja Yassin, Gilbert Ballantine, Patrick Erickson, Abel El Quandilli, Jean-Charles Skarbowsky, Nordine El Ottmani, Fabrice Alllouche, Noel Van Den Heuvel, Singphayboune, Anukun, Nungmon, Satoshi Kobayashi, Hisayuki Kanazawa, Giogio Percca, Tarik El Idrissi, Ivan Menes, Richard Kostuck, Wannai Pongpila, Yaucat Guendi, Boulem Belaini, Peter Clay de chez Hyppolyte, Rholek, Chiai Vincent, Pinsinchai, Denis Koepke, Andei Kotsur, Thomas Seiler… The list is long.
In 1998 Yigin opened Osman Gym in Charleroi, Belgium. His renowned “Built to Win” team consists of prominent athletes including Allan Gozdzicki and Lello Perego. Both compete for prestigious WKN kickboxing international, European and world titles.
Osman Yigin is the World Kickboxing Network representative in Belgium and coordinator for Turkey. He is also a promoter of Nuit Des Titans fight shows.