A Lethwei National Champion in Myanmar’s foremost striking, Kyal Linn Aung is a combat sport veteran with over 150 bouts to his name, ensuring a wealth of combat sport experience that is matched by few in ONE Championship.
Growing up, Kyal endured a difficult childhood, fighting to make ends meet in impoverished circumstances. Forced to drop out of school at just 7 years of age, he worked as a farmer in his village before discovering lethwei.
That was a decision that soon changed his life, as he embarked on a highly successful professional career that saw him win the illustrious Gold Belt national championship in Lethwei not once, but twice. Kyal strives to represent Myanmar well on the world stage, and he got off to a perfect start with a successful ONE Championship debut.