Antonio Faria is a professional MMA and Lethwei fighter. He is the 4-time WLC Lethwei World Champion. He has received the Fighter of the year 2020 in World Lethwei Awards. He has also won the Portugal National Champion crown. He is a personal trainer for Muay Thai. Light Welterweight Antonio Faria who is considered one of the top fighters in his weight class is known as The Knockout King/Knockout Master of Lethwei, having won all his fights via knockout. People even call him one of the greatest champions in the sport’s history. The Portuguese Lethwei athlete is also a master tattoo artist from Portugal. He comes from the club Behzad Warrior Academy.
Antonio after graduating chose to pursue his career in martial arts and then moved to Thailand. His career led to the pinnacle when he became the world champion in lethwei. Looking back at each of his bouts we can reminisce on Faria’s rise to fame. In his Lethwei debut, he delighted the fans by winning the first fight. He is the hero player winning various WLC fights including Mighty Warriors, Knockout Wars, Lethwei Showcase, Heartless Tigers, and others. Having mastered the art of fight he went on winning many fights. He has also been to fights at Mandalar Thiri Indoor Stadium and Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium. In total, he has 36 wins till now.