Author: Matias Andres

As World Lethwei Championship (WLC) is spreading their wings, the Burmese organization has taken a particular interest in the European fight scene.  According to World Lethwei Championship CEO Gerald Ng, the recent signing of multiple-time Swedish Muay Thai Champion Mathias “Snowman” Jonsson is just a mere beginning. WLC mixes the ancient martial arts of Lethwei with state-of-the-art shows, and Ng says a lot of European fighters show off the same unique and bold character that has put WLC on the global stage. Because of that, Ng and his team are currently scouting new competitors and locations in Europe to be…

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World Lethwei Championship fighter Souris Manfredi found martial arts at an early age. But, it was not until much later in life that she embarked on a journey that would ultimately make her leave her native country of France for Thailand, and later join the world-renowned Lethwei organization. The decision to leave Europe to pursue her dream in Asia was a choice she knew she needed to make. It was also a decision stemming from a seed planted many years earlier. Her interest in martial arts began when she was growing up in the city of Besançon in eastern France.…

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Multiple-time Swedish Muay Thai Champion, Mathias “Snowman” Jonsson has made a name for himself as one of Scandinavia’s most exciting fighters. His bouts in Yokkao and Thai Fight has made him a fan favorite all over the world and now, the savage Swede is taking his relentless style of fighting to the World Lethwei Championship (WLC). In a move to gather some of the world’s most elite fighters, the World Lethwei Championship is now scouting Europe to sign thrilling talents to compete in what is widely considered “the most brutal martial art in the world”. Combining Myanmar’s ancient style of…

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