A South-east Asian nation Myanmar has proudly and officially appointed
the nation’s globally known mixed martial arts darling Aung La N Sang, as
Myanmar’s tourism ambassador.
Due to his submission skills, Aung La N Sang is the winner of two golden
awards in this very sporting, uplifting Myanmar’s sports arena and an
incomparable figure to get what Myanmar looks like in the international
“The world champion is highly expected to bring more American tourists
to Myanmar to visit and enjoy here”said the Union Minister of Hotel and Tourism
U Ohn Maung of him at a function held recently.
The function was organized onboard the boat named Alexnder Cruise at
Botahtaung Jetty-5 in Yangon.
Aung La N Sang, a Kachin ethnic, also told the function, “He is ready to
help address any other important issues in different sectors.” He began his
career with armature clubs in 2005, later taking up his professional role
Aung La, who
is also known as the Myanmar Python for his submission skills, is Myanmar’s
most well-loved athlete.He is the first Myanmar national who has won two
martial arts champions.
Aung La N Sang has returned to his homeland Myanmar in 2014, after he
reached an agreement with Singapore-based ONE Championship,
which is Asia's largest global sports media property.