Voice Over. World Lethwei Championship 8 / Karen Spirit

WLC: KAREN SPIRIT TVC

1st time WLC – World Lethwei Championship is in Kayin State, Myanmar! And we have some crazy fights lined up! WLC: Karen Spirit 5 May 2019. Chit Tu Myaing Park. Hpa-An, Myanmar. Doors open at 3.30pm Live Broadcast starts 6.30pm (Myanmar Time).Live on: CANAL+ Myanmar FG | UFC Fight Pass

Posted by WLC – World Lethwei Championship on Monday, April 29, 2019

Voice Over Andy Taylor | World Lethwei Championship Announcer | World Lethwei Championship

The Voice of World Lethwei Championship in Myanmar

Since June of 2017, Andy Taylor’s voice has been part of World Lethwei Championship productions in Yangon, Naypyitaw, Mandalay, and now Hpa-An, Myanmar. He provides voice over for WLC’s television and online promos prior to the events. Additionally, it is Andy’s voice narrating the Opening Ceremonies and introducing each fighter prior to the bouts.


Results | World Lethwei Championship 8: Karen Spirit

Mite Yine def Morn Samet | Split decision

Burutlek Petchyindee Academy def Kyaw Zin Latt | Round-1 Knockout

Thway Thit Aung def David McCarthy | Unanimous decision

Thway Thit Maung def Aung Hein | Unanimous decision

Saw Min Min def Aung Aung Htoo | Round-3 TKO (Medical Stoppage)

Huynh Ha Huu Hieu def Eh Eh | Unanimous decision

Hein Tun Aung def Than Zaw | Round-4 Knockout

Ba Hein def Min Htet Kyaw | Round-3 Knockout


The Five Basic Rules of Lethwei

Lethwei is often referred to as “The Art of Nine Limbs.” Punches, kicks, elbows, knees and headbutts are all allowed. It is raw, no-holds-barred, authentic human combat.

Rule 1. Knockdowns are considered when a fighter falls to the floor after a strike.

Rule 2. Referee will count to 10 for knockouts. Referee will immediately restart the fight if he does not judge a fall as a knockdown. If the fighter is unsteady while standing, the referee has the discretion to regard that as a knockdown.

Rule 3. If there are 3 knockdowns in a round, the referee will rule the fight as finished via “count limit.”

Rule 4. If there are 4 knockdowns in a fight, the referee will rule the fight as finished via “count limit.”

Rule 5. According to the ringside doctor decision, mandatory 21 days suspension from all competitions if fighter is knocked out.