Zaim Zain grew up in Batu Pahat, Johor south of Kuala Lumpur. He then moved to Kuala Lumpur to pursue his studies in Sports Management. He graduated with a Diploma in Sports Management in 2018. He also acquired his Sports Science Level 1 certification under the National Sports Institute (ISN) in mid 2019.
Zaim has been training Muay Thai at Monarchy MMA ever since he moved to Kuala Lumpur in 2017 under the tutelage of Kru Conrado Roveri. Since his first training session in Muay Thai he developed a keen interest for the art of 8 limbs and continued to progress.
He then joined his first fight, a Semi Pro Muay Thai fight at the Muay Fit fight night in November 2017.
In 2019, he became part of the Monarchy Pro Muay Thai fight team under Ajarn Rocky, Kru Conrado, Kru Dimitri.He also went to a big training camp in thailand to further develop his skills as a Muay Thai fighter and trained with the finest Muay Thai fighters who have fought in big stadiums such as Lumpinee and Rajadamnern. Zaim currently has 7 fights in Muay Thai and Kickboxing with a record of 4-2-1.
What Zaim loves about the art of Muay Thai is not just about the end goal - fighting in a ring, but how it teaches respect and humility through its practices and training.