Lethwei

Souris Manfredi competes with Maisha Katz for historic World Lethwei Championship title

World Lethwei Championship (WLC), the world's largest bareknuckle fighting organisation, will return to action on 28 August with an international fight card in a...

Watch: Top 3 KOs from WLC 5: Knockout War

For those enjoying bare knuckle fighting, ultimately leading to knockouts, World Lethwei Championship released the video, featuring the Top 3 KOs from its fifth...

Watch: Five-round bare knuckle war between Myanmar’s Saw Ba Oo and Tha Pyay Nyo at WLC 4

The World Lethwei Championship released a full fight video from its fourth event titled "Bareknuckle-King". The contest features welterweights Saw Ba Oo and Tha...

Watch: Saw Htoo Aung KO’s Kyaw Zin Latt at WLC: Heartless Tigers to take Myanmar national belt

The World Lethwei Championship released a full fight video from "WLC 6: Heartless Tigers", produced in September 2018 in Yangon. The bare knuckle fighting...

BARE KNUCKLE: Watch Kyaw Zin Latt vs Saw Darwait in WLC: Knockout War

For those enjoying the bare knuckle battles, World Lethwei Championship released the full fight video from its "Knockout War" event held in June 2018...

Watch: Top 3 knockouts from WLC: Ancient Warriors

Enjoy a trio of knockouts from the second World Lethwei Championship event produced on June 10, 2017 in Yangon, Myanmar. The show titled "Ancient...

Watch: Top 3 knockouts from the inaugural World Lethwei Championship event

World Lethwei Championship presented its inaugural event on March 3, 2017 in Yangon, Myanmar. The show titled "WLC 1: The Great Beginning" featured the...

Watch: Top 3 fights from WLC: King of Nine Limbs

With a number of events featured on the World Lethwei Championship schedule, the promotion released the video compiling the Top 3 fights from one...

World Lethwei Championship: New normal, spectacles and Grand Prix

It was January 31, when World Lethwei Championship held its latest event to date. Since then, the world has been turned on its head...

Diogo Calado and Nauzet Trujillo join World Lethwei Championship

The world's largest bareknuckle fighting organisation, World Lethwei Championship announced two blockbuster world champion signings, with Portugal's Diogo Calado and Spain's Nauzet Trujillo now...

9 Lethwei events scheduled in Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand, Japan and USA

The World Lethwei Championship (WLC) has announced nine international bareknuckle fighting events for 2020-2021 season. The list includes the visits to seven different cities...

World Lethwei Championship: 5 steps to revamp infrastructure

Lethwei is the fastest growing sport in the world, led by World Lethwei Championship. The surge in popularity of the Burmese martial art is...

Top 5 young talent in World Lethwei Championship

Lethwei is now one of the fastest growing sports globally with the promotion of the world, led by the flagship organization, World Lethwei Championship...

Mathias Jonsson and Ray J Virajahntorn join World Lethwei Championship

Kickboxing champions, Swedish Mathias Jonsson and Australian-Burmese Ray J Virajahntorn sign with World Lethwei Championship (WLC). This is the first of several key signings...

TOP 5: Meet the Superstars of Lethwei

Lethwei has been one of the fastest growing combat sports in the past few years, spearheaded by industry leader World Lethwei Championship (WLC). Every sport...

Potential World Lethwei Championship fights

While live World Lethwei Championship is on pause, the desire for additional content grows stronger. We look at three title bouts that we want...

Top 3 lethwei fights to watch during quarantine

If you are staying home and craving premium combat sports content during coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine, you can look towards the world of lethwei. Here...

Lethwei athlete So Mi Ong’s quest to find his father

It was January 31 in Thein Phyu Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar. The world's biggest bareknuckle organization, World Lethwei Championship, was holding its 11th event,...

WLC Khmer Kingdom in Phnom Penh, Cambodia postponed

Late yesterday night, Myanmar announced its first confirmed cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). It was previously the world's largest country by population not to...

WLC bolsters light middleweight ranks with signing of Toby Bindon

Since its inception in 2017, World Lethwei Championship have collected some of the world's best at 71 kg. This includes names like Myanmar's Thway...

Naimjon Tuhtaboyev claims WLC middleweight title against Too Too

The defending World Lethwei middleweight champion Too Too faced Naimjon Tuhtaboyev in the rematch on January 31. The championship bout headlined the WLC Battlebones...

Too Too vs Naimjon Tuhtaboyev 2 for WLC middleweight title official

Too Too defends his World Lethwei Championship middleweight title against Naimjon Tuhtaboyev in the main event of WLC: Battlebones. The event takes place at...

WLC Battlebones fight card, start time, how to watch

WLC Battlebones is set for Friday, January 31 at Thein Phyu Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar. In the main event the representative of the country-host...

Souris Manfredi eyes history as the first female Lethwei champion

Last August, French professional female fighter Souris Manfredi made her debut in the world of Burmese martial art lethwei. Since then, there's no turning...

Former Bellator kickboxer Samuel Toscano joins WLC

Samuel Toscano falls in love with Myanmar and now set to compete for World Lethwei Championship Kickboxer Samuel Toscano has competed at the highest levels...

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